Melissa Rothenberg-Kapustin, Esq.
Melissa Rothenberg-Kapustin, Esq. joined The Rothenberg Law Firm LLP in 2007. Melissa currently manages the law firm’s Hackensack, NJ office. While at Rutgers Law School, Melissa worked as a student attorney for the Rutgers Urban Legal Clinic where she represented low-income individuals in Social Security/SSI disability hearings and assisted in preparing briefs and motions on behalf of clients before the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Melissa also completed a summer judicial internship with the Honorable Rachel N. Davidson of the Essex County Superior Court- Law Division. Before pursuing her law degree, Melissa earned a Master’s degree in Modern Jewish History and frequently lectures on the topics of Jewish Law and History. In addition to her career as an attorney, Melissa is a volunteer girls soccer and basketball coach, as well as the proud mother of 6 children.
Rutgers University School of Law-Newark, J.D., High Honors, Order of the Coif, 2007
Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies, Yeshiva University, M.A., 2002
Stern College for Women, B.A., Magna Cum Laude 2001
State of New Jersey, 2007
State of New York, 2008
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 2015
American Association for Justice
American Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
New Jersey Association of Justice