Tony graduated from Seton Hall Law School in 1989, and clerked for Hon. Reginald Stanton, Assignment Judge of the Superior Court, Morris County, New Jersey. Thereafter, he joined Pitney, Hardin, Kipp & Szuch, in Florham Park, New Jersey, in 1990-1994, and worked in the areas of pharmaceutical products liability defense and commercial litigation. In 1994, he left Pitney, Hardin to work for Nusbaum, Stein, Goldstein & Bronstein in Succasunna, New Jersey, representing plaintiffs in personal injury cases, through 1997. In 1997, he joined Bongiovanni, Collins & Warden as a trial attorney, representing exclusively plaintiffs in personal injury matters including automobile liability, premises liability, Tort Claims Act cases (claims against public entities), product liability, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, and workers’ compensation actions.
Tony was certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney in 2007, a distinction held by fewer than 3% of all attorneys in the State of New Jersey. In 2010, he started the Law Offices of Anthony P. Caivano, and he continues to represent seriously injured plaintiffs in automobile negligence cases, premises liability actions, products liability actions, legal and medical malpractice claims, and workplace accidents including workers’ compensation cases.
Born Newark, New Jersey, July 12, 1964, Tony grew up in Whippany, New Jersey as the proud son of a laborer and a legal secretary, and he graduated from Whippany Park High School in 1982 where he earned varsity letters in Football, Wrestling and Baseball. Thereafter, Tony graduated from County College of Morris in 1984, and later attended Rutgers College, graduating with degrees in English and History, in 1986. In 1986, Tony reached a life long ambition of going to law school and attended Seton Hall University School of Law, graduating in 1989. He was admitted to the New Jersey bar in December, 1989 as well as the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey. Tony is a life-long resident of Morris County, New Jersey, and presently resides with his wife, Roxana, a school librarian, and their two sons, Anthony, Jr., and Michael, in Succasunna, New Jersey. He takes pride in his family and work, striving to achieve the best results possible for each and every client, and over the years, he has earned many millions of dollars in recoveries for his clients through settlements and trials.
Education and Certification:
Rutgers College (B.A. 1986); Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D. 1989); Managing Editor, Seton Hall University School of Law Legislative Journal, (1988-89). Law Clerk to Hon. Reginald Stanton, Assignment Judge, Superior Court Of New Jersey, Morris County (1989-1990). Certified Civil Trial Attorney, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 2007.