Matthew A. Wurgaft

Of Counsel

New JerseyNew York


New Jersey - Parsippany

2001 Route 46

Parsippany, NJ 07054

New York - Manhattan

40 Exchange Place

New York, NY 10005

Practice Areas

General Litigation


Matt Wurgaft is a personal injury attorney licensed to practice law in the states of New York and New Jersey. He is a 2011 graduate of the Seton Hall University School of Law and received a bachelor’s degree in Music from Washington University in St. Louis in 2004. Matt clerked for the Honorable Dennis F. Carey, III, P.J.S.C. from 2011 to 2012 and has experience operating his own law firm from 2015 to 2020.

Matt regularly appears in Federal and state courts on a variety of matters including motor vehicle accidents, premises liability and wrongful death. A former plaintiff’s attorney, Matt believes his zealous advocacy and well-rounded experience and training benefits his clients in both litigation and trial, as well as in pre-trial efforts to resolve cases to the satisfaction of his clients. Matt is described as both diligent and compassionate. He resides in Maplewood, New Jersey with his wife, Lauren, and their two daughters, Lillian and Jamie.

Court Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 2011
  • Washington University in St. Louis, B.A., 2004

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Partners for Women and Justice Volunteer Attorney