Robert W. O'Hagan

Robert W. O'Hagan J.S.C., Retired

Long Branch, New Jersey 07740


Commercial, Construction, Contract, Discrimination, Employment, Environmental, Personal Injury, Probate, Sexual Harassment, Workplace

Experienced,  successful arbitrator /mediator.   Resolved well over one hundred disputes since retirement following eighteen years as a trial judge in the Superior Court of New Jersey .


  • Author of numerous decisions published in the New Jersey Superior Court Reports .
  • Qualified as a mediator pursuant to N.J. Court Rules .
  • Designated by the New Jersey Administrative Office of Courts as mentor for newmediators.   NJ  R.1:40-12(b)(7)

Qualified as arbitrator pursuant to N ..J. Court Rules, presently serving that role inMonmouth and Ocean Counties.

  • Twenty-two years of successful private trial experience .As trial attorney successfully tried personal injury and property damage claims, equitableissues, "Mt. Laurel" affordable housing issues, large lot zoning disputes, among others Successfully represented municipalities, planning boards and zoning boards of adjustment


Contractual disputes involving building contracts, vendor-vendee disputes, personal injuriespremises liability, insurance coverage, zoning disputes inclusive of large lot zoning trials, affordable housing (Mount Laurel actions), municipal issues such as bidding disputes and other contractual claims, beach access pursuant to the Public Trust Doctrine (membership)





New Jersey State Bar Association

Monmouth County Bar Association

Hayden Proctor Inns of Court





Rutgers Law School, Newark, NJ - J.D.
Rutgers University , New Brunswick, NJ - B.A.


J. S. C., Retired

P. 0. Box 786

Oakhurst, NJ   07755

Phone : 732-492-7950

Fax:  732-695-3776

email: [email protected]