Prior to joining DeCotiis, Mr. Hazley clerked for the Hon. Christine M. Nugent of the Tax Court of New Jersey, where he was responsible for advising the judge on the disposition of cases, motions and trials covering controversies in income, corporate business, sales, estate and property taxes. He also mediated landlord tenant and small claims disputes for the Superior Court, Law Division, Special Civil Part, in Newark.
Mr. Hazley is a graduate of Rutgers School of Law in Newark, where he was articles editor of the Rutgers Business Law Review and managing editor of the Rutgers Law Record. He was also a teaching associate in the Legal Research and Writing program and a student attorney in both the Rutgers Federal Income Tax Clinic and the Hon. Morris Stern Bankruptcy Pro Bono Project. He received a B.A. from Ramapo College of New Jersey.
A New Jersey native and resident of Bergen County, Mr. Hazley previously served as a senior editor for the J.R. O'Dwyer Company in New York and as a reporter for several daily and weekly newspapers.
New Jersey (2016)
New York (2016)
United States District Court, District of New Jersey (2016)
Professional Memberships & Accolades:
New Jersey State Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
Bergen County Bar Association