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Jersey City, NJ 07302


Get to Know Evelyn Padin, Who Is a Personal Injury Attorney in Jersey City, NJ

When you’ve been injured, seek assistance from an experienced lawyer who cares deeply about your wellbeing. Evelyn Padin is a dedicated injury attorney in Jersey City, NJ, who has the knowledge and expertise to protect your rights. As an aggressive advocate, she has represented many clients throughout her career, including cases involving family, civil, and criminal disputes. Whether you need a business attorney or a property settlement lawyer, contact the Law Offices of Evelyn Padin.


Evelyn Padin is a highly experienced personal injury attorney in Jersey City, NJ

About Evelyn Padin

Since being admitted to the bar in 1992 and establishing the Law Offices of Evelyn Padin four years later, she has been able to use her skills as a bilingual lawyer to represent both English and Spanish-speaking clients. She is the first Latina to serve as an officer of the New Jersey State Bar Association, an organization that has over 17,000 members. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree at Rutgers University, a Master of Social Work at Fordham University, and her Juris Doctor degree from Seton Hall University School of Law.

Currently, she holds the position of President of the New Jersey State Bar Association and also serves as a Trustee of the Hudson County Bar Association of New Jersey. She formerly served as a Municipal Court Judge of the City of Jersey City and also served as In-House Counsel for the Office of Landlord-Tenant Relations with the City of Jersey City. She is a member of the Hispanic Bar Association and is a founding member of the Justice Virginia Long Family Inns of Court. In addition, Ms. Padin sits on the Family Law Executive Committee as a Representative of Hudson County for the NJ State Bar Association and has served as a panelist on many continuing legal education seminars.

In 2006, her Jersey City law office took on a worker’s compensation case that involved a construction worker who sued his employer for a 15-foot fall that caused him to be paralyzed for the rest of his life. We were able to help him recover $4.275 million as published in the New Jersey Law Journal.


Alex Avellan, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Alex received his undergraduate degree from Swarthmore College and received his Juris Doctor degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Alex has extensive civil litigation experience throughout the State of New Jersey. Additionally, he has provided business attorney services to nonprofits and businesses.

Like Evelyn, Alex is bilingual in Spanish and English and is heavily involved in community engagement in Jersey City and Hudson County. Having two bilingual experienced injury attorneys on your side ensures your voice is heard. You don’t want to have a lawyer who can’t understand you or who requires a translator. Instead, the Law Offices of Evelyn Padin provides you with reliable individuals who will listen carefully to your case and provide you with the insight you need.

Alex Avellan