Attorney Profile

Craig J. Compoli, Jr.
TEL: (973) 239-5700 | FAX: (973) 239-3400 |     PDF | VCARD

Craig is an experienced trial attorney and litigator in both State and Federal court. His practice routinely encompasses a wide range of legal disputes focusing on catastrophic loss matters, industrial accidents, products liability law, commercial litigation, employment litigation, including CEPA and LAD claims, defense of civil rights actions, defense of professional liability matters, including legal and accounting malpractice, premises liability defense, dram shop liability defense and insurance coverage litigation. He has significant experience defending class action lawsuits through conclusion brought against New Jersey businesses and professional entities. He represents both insured and self-insured entities and is an experienced appellate practitioner, having argued on multiple occasions before the New Jersey Appellate Division. Craig also provides counsel to corporations, universities, and major pharmaceutical companies, regarding rights, remedies, compliance, liabilities and exposure in a variety of areas, including potential adverse employment claims.

Prior to joining O’Toole Scrivo, Mr. Compoli was a partner at an Am Law 200 firm in Morristown, New Jersey. From 1997 to 1998, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Edward M. Coleman, Judge of the Superior Court, in Somerset County. He is a 1989 graduate of West Virginia University and New England Law Boston, where he was awarded a Juris Doctor degree in 1997.

Honors & Awards

Listed in Super Lawyers® Rising Stars (2006 and 2007), a Thomson Reuters business, in the areas of Civil Litigation: Defense and General Litigation. (No aspect of the advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court.)

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Trial Attorneys of New Jersey
  • American Bar Association
  • Morris County Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Past President and Coach, Long Valley Youth Lacrosse Club
  • Washington Twp. (Morris) Board of Education (K-8), Past Member and Chair of Personnel and Negotiations Committee

Practice Areas
Class Actions
Complex Litigation
Insurance & Reinsurance
Labor & Employment
Law Firm Defense
Product Liability
Professional Liability

  • State of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

  • New England Law Boston (J.D. 1997)
  • West Virginia University (B.S. 1989)