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Pursuing New Jersey Richard Alexander Asselta
Richard Alexander Asselta

Richard Alexander Asselta

Statewide representation for Students & Teachers in all educational settings

23 years of experience

Education Law, Appeals & Appellate

New Jersey


Mr. Asselta focuses his practice to the areas of education law and appeals. Mr. Asselta began his career working for a defense firm that exclusively dealt with criminal appeals and post-conviction criminal litigation. Mr. Asselta has prepared briefs and motions concerning major drug trafficking crimes, criminal conspiracy and financial crimes, to name a few. He is also an experienced litigator, having tried numerous matters. Mr. Asselta has represented clients in Florida and New Jersey and in numerous federal courts of appeals. Mr. Asselta’s education and school law practice includes representing the interests of students of any age when dealing with their public schools, private schools, colleges, universities, graduate, technical and vocational schools throughout the state. He understands the difficulties and pressures clients face when confronted with various issues such as academic issues, disciplinary issues and financial issues. For nearly ten years Mr. Asselta represented a public school district, giving him great insight into the process and procedures a school utilizes in dealing with student disciplinary issues, special education compliance, and the legal side of the education process as a whole. This opportunity has given Mr. Asselta a unique understanding of the challenges that students face and how the school approaches and handles these challenges. View More ›


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Practice Area

Education Law
Appeals & Appellate
Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals,


Nova Southeastern University

J.D. (1999) | Law

Nova Southeastern University

Professional Associations

The Florida Bar # 0179061



The Florida Bar  # 0179061
New Jersey State Bar # 004442007


2007 - Current

New Jersey State Bar  # 004442007

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Asselta Law
950 South Pine Island Road, Suite A-150 Plantation, FL 33324
Toll-Free: (855) 338-5299
Telephone: (754) 701-7014
Asselta Law
309 Fellowship Road, Suite 200 Mt Laurel, NJ 08054
Toll-Free: (855) 338-5299
Telephone: (609) 751-9222

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