Daniel A. Abelson

Associate Tel: 856-842-0794 (NJ) / 646-432-5508 (NY) Fax: 856-354-8075 (NJ) / 646-432-5509 (NY) Send an Email

Dan devotes his practice to the defense of commercial transportation companies and drivers after accidents resulting in alleged bodily injury and/or property damage. He practices throughout New Jersey and New York, and is on call at all times to provide immediate response to accidents. He also represents commercial transportation companies in cases involving product liability and insurance coverage disputes.

Dan also has significant experience defending employers, self-insureds, insurance carriers, and third party administrators against New Jersey Workers’ Compensation claims.

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Areas of Practice

Commercial Transportation Litigation
Personal Injury Defense
Insurance Law
Products Liability Law
Workers’ Compensation Defense

Bar Admissions

Florida, 2011
Washington D.C., 2012
New Jersey, 2013
New York, 2013
U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2018


University of New Hampshire School of Law – Concord, New Hampshire
J.D. – 2011

University of College Cork – Cork, Ireland
e-Law Summer Institute, July 2009

State University of New York – Albany, New York
B.A. – 2008
Major: Political Science
Minors: History & Psychology

Published Works and Seminars:

Workers’ Compensation 101: Defense Tactics Seminar – October 2017
“A Stronger Defense against Motions for Medical Treatment: Why a Doctor’s Report May No Longer Be Sufficient to Support a Petitioner’s Request for Treatment.” – July 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

Asian-Pacific American Lawyer’s Association of New Jersey (APALA-NJ)