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  • "[P]rovides a scholarly knowledge of the law and street smart knowledge of the courts, jurisdiction, judges and opposing counsel."
    - Chambers USA, 2015

    "He is a first-rate lawyer and I would refer a client to him in a conflict without any hesitation."
    - Chambers USA, 2015

    Mr. Kott is a "leading light of the New Jersey Bar."  He is "an amazing lawyer and an excellent strategic thinker."
    - Chambers USA, 2013 & 2014

  • Partners for Women and Justice honored David Kott with the Partners in Hope Award, given annually to standout supporters of the organization. Partners empowers low-income and abused women to build safe and secure futures for themselves and their children by providing equal access to justice.

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated
    5.0 out of 5

Education

  • J.D., Rutgers School of Law - Camden, 1977
  • B.A., American University, 1973

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Memberships & Affiliations

American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow

Chair, Adjunct State Committee, American College of Trial Lawyers

American Board of Trial Advocates

Fellow, American Bar Foundation

Product Liability Advisory Council

Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel

Defense Research Institute

New Jersey State Bar Association

Essex County Bar Association

David R. Kott

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    • Four Gateway Center
      100 Mulberry St.
      Newark, NJ 07102

Publications

03/08/16
02/23/16
02/23/16
02/01/16
08/31/15
08/01/15
12/15/14
12/12/13
06/13/13
05/28/13
United States Law Week, BNA Insights (Vol. 41, No. 26), Bloomberg Law, Toxics Law Reporter, and Product Safety & Liability Reporter
Spring 2013
10/08/07
09/01/07
Coverage, ABA Committee on Insurance Coverage Litigation, Vol. 17, No. 7, September/October 2007 Issue
06/11/07
04/01/07
9/16/96
01/01/96
Motions for Physical and Mental Examinations Chapter
Civil Discovery Practice in New Jersey
01/01/95
03/01/94
01/01/94
New Jersey Law Journal Books (contributing co-author on chapter 3 on duty to warn)
05/01/93
12/01/92
04/01/91
Don't Overlook a Preemption Defense in Medical Device Cases
MEDMARC Risk Management Newsletter