196 East Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Mr. Shapiro earned his undergraduate degree from Brandeis University in 1980. In 1983, he earned his Juris Doctorate from Rutgers University School of Law – Camden.
Mr. Shapiro has been practicing law since 1983, and has been in private practice since 1984 with the law firm of Shapiro & Shapiro, P.C., located in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. His personal practice emphasized family law, business planning, formation and transactions, contract law and business litigation. In addition to his private practice, Richard was counsel to the Camden County Surrogate from 2012 to 2015, dealing with probate and estate litigation matters, and was general counsel to Camden County College for 25 years.
As a litigator, Richard tried numerous cases to verdict in both jury and bench trials. He has a one million dollar personal injury settlement to his credit. He has also served other lawyers as an expert in New Jersey law regarding pre-marital agreements.
Mr. Shapiro is admitted to practice in both state and federal courts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and has practiced law since 1983.
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