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Victoria R. Pekerman is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation Department. Her legal experience includes such areas as commercial business litigation, estate litigation, partnership and shareholder disputes, insurance coverage and employment disputes.
Victoria is a cum laude graduate of Binghamton University and Temple University School of Law. Victoria is a former law clerk to the Honorable M. Faith Angell, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Victoria is admitted to practice before both the state and federal courts of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. She is also a member of the American Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association, Bergen County Bar Association and Bergen County Women’s Lawyer’s Association.
Education J.D., Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law (1998) B.A., cum laude, Binghamton University (1993)
Practice Areas Corporate/Commercial Litigation, Business Disputes, Derivative/Shareholder Actions, Estate Litigation, Employment Litigation, Insurance Litigation
Bar Admissions State of New Jersey State of Pennsylvania United States District Court for the District of New Jersey United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Jersey York Apparel, LLC v. Ronald Platovsky, 2008 WL 2164287 (Ch. Div. 2008) (partnership dispute)
Celgene Corp. v. Actavis South Atlantic LLC, 2008 WL 4858263 (D.N.J. 2008) (patent infringement claims under the Hatch-Waxman Act against major generic drug manufacturer)
Celgene Corp. v. Abrika Pharmaceuticals, Inc., 2007 WL 1456156 (D.N.J. 2007) (patent infringement claims under the Match-Waxman Act against major generic drug manufacturer)
THS Company, LLC v. Sheraton World Resort Orlando, 2006 WL 3731205 (D.N.J. 2006) (represented New Jersey Company in suit for damages arising out of commercial agreement)
Professional & Community Involvement Member, Equity Jurisprudence Committee (2015-2016) Trustee, New Jersey State Bar Association, Women in the Profession Section (2014-Present) Member, Borough of River Edge Zoning Board of Adjustment (2014-Present) Member, American Bar Association Member, Bergen County Bar Association Member, Bergen County Woman’s Bar Association Participant, New Jersey Office of the Public Defender Post-Conviction Relief Appeal Program Former Member, District II Ethics Committee (2009-2013)
Clerkship U.S. Magistrate Judge M. Faith Angell, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1998-2001)