Gregory J. Tierney
                Law Office of Gregory J. Tierney                       Serving all of New Jersey
  • Personal Injury
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Municipal Court
Gregory Tierney Attorney At Law

Gregory J. Tierney, LLC

140 East Ridgewood Ave.
Suite 415 South Tower
Paramus, New Jersey 07652

ph: 201-940-7378
fax: 201-940-7374
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Expertise / Areas of Practice

Motor Vehicle Accidents

  • - Automobiles
  • - Trucks
  • - Buses
  • - State, County or City Vehicles
  • - Uninsured (Phantom)
       Vehicles/ Hit & Run
  • - Motorcycles
  • - Pedestrian Impact
  • - Passenger or Driver
  • - Road Hazards
  • - Underinsured Vehicles

Playground & Sports Injuries

  • - Defective Installation & Maintenance of Playground Structures
  • - Negligent Supervision of Sports & Gym Activities
  • - Municipal & School District Responsibility

Premises Accidents

  • - Negligent Maintenance of Commercial or Residential Premises Causing Injury
  • - Negligent Construction
  • - Failure to Clear Snow, Ice or Other Hazard

Workplace Injuries

Injuries sustained in the workplace or in the course of employment are compensable through the prosecution of a claim filed with the Worker’s Compensation Court. Recovery typically includes medical expenses, temporary disability payments and an award for permanent disability.

Municpal Court

  • - Reckless & Careless Driving Summonses
  • - DWI
  • - Driving While License Suspended or Revoked
  • - Moving Traffic Violations
  • - CDS

Attorney Profile

GREGORY J. TIERNEY has been litigating civil claims in New Jersey for over 25 years at some of the most respected law firms in Bergen and Passaic Counties. He has concentrated in diverse personal injury claims and Superior Court trials with a particular interest in the areas of playground and school physical education safety, as well as in worker’s compensation claims.

After receiving his B.S. in Chemistry from Manhattan College, Riverdale, New York, he entered active duty with the United States Air Force as a First Lieutenant in the Strategic Air Command and received technical training in missile launch operations at Vandenberg AFB California. While performing active duty as a Titan II missile launch officer he went on to earn his JD from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, School of Law. He received law review recognition and interned with the Arkansas Attorney General, Criminal Appellate Division. Upon fulfillment of his military obligation he returned to New Jersey and became an Assistant Editorial Director of Mathew Bender, Inc., publisher of legal treatises, and then entered private practice. He was the Municipal Public Defender of the Borough of Dumont for over ten yeas. He has continued to litigate in all counties of New Jersey. He is a member of the parish of St. Therese, Cresskill, N.J. and enjoys hiking, reading and jazz.