Raquel R. Rivera

Associate Morristown, NJ
973-889-4322
rrrivera@pbnlaw.com

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Raquel Rivera is an associate of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C., and a member of the firm's Litigation Practice Group. She is an experienced litigator who has tried seven cases to verdict and provided legal advice and strategy while she was an Assistant Prosecutor in the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office.


Prior to joining the Prosecutor's Office, Raquel was the sole associate at a small, busy law firm. She appeared in court daily and was involved in all aspects of case preparation from consultation through trial.

 

Prior Relevant Experience
  • Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, Jersey City, New Jersey, Assistant Prosecutor, September 2015 - May 2020
  • Greenberg, Walden & Grossman, L.L.C., West New York, New Jersey, Associate, September 2013 - September 2015
  • Honorable Adam E. Jacobs, J.S.C., Hudson County Superior Court, Jersey City, New Jersey, Law Clerk, August 2012 - August 2013
  • Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, Hackensack, New Jersey, Appellate and Law Section Intern, May 2011 – April 2012
  • Honorable Jose L. Linares, United States District Court, D.N.J., Newark, New Jersey, Summer Extern, May 2010 – August 2010
  • American Conference On Diversity, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Facilitator/Camp Advisor, June 2005 – June 2011

Practice

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Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2013 
  • New York, 2014 
  • U.S. District Court, D.N.J., 2013

Education

  • Rutgers School of Law, J.D., 2012
  • New York University, B.A., 2009