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Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey
as a Civil Trial Attorney since 1997

Arbitrator, Superior Court of New Jersey since 1995
(Essex County & Morris County)

Victims’ Rights Attorney, appointed by the 9/11 Fund


Juris Doctor, Rutgers School of Law, 1982

Bachelor of Arts, Barrington College, 1979

Professional Associations and Memberships:

New Jersey State Bar Association

New Jersey Association for Justice

Essex County Bar Association

American Association for Justice
(formerly ATLA/American Trial Lawyers Association)



Having graduated from Rutgers University magna cum laude with a double major in History and Political Science, Max received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Seton Hall University School of Law.  While at Seton Hall Law, he received numerous honors, including serving on the Editorial Board of the Seton Hall Law Review and as a Leadership Fellow and competing on the Seton Hall Interscholastic Moot Court Team.  He has served as a Judicial Intern for The Honorable Stuart Rabner, Chief Justice of The Supreme Court of New Jersey, and as Judicial Clerk for The Honorable Scott J. Moynihan of the Appellate Division of The Superior Court of New Jersey.


Juris Doctor, Seton Hall University School of Law, 2018

Bachelor of Arts, Rutgers University, 2014


Maximilian J. Mescall, Esq., Five Ways to Obtain Defense Witness Statements, In Brief (a publication of the New Jersey Association for Justice), April 2021

Maximilian J. Mescall, Make Campaign Coverage Great Again: Presidential Campaigns, the Press and the Right of Access, 48 SETON HALL L. REV. 1653 (2018)

John Kelly and Maximilian J. Mescall, Taking Stock of the Block: Blockchain, Corporate Stock Ledgers and Delaware General Corporations Law, 1 J. OF ROBOTICS, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE & LAW 145, 235 (2018)

Professional Associations and Memberships:

New Jersey Association for Justice

New Jersey State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division

Essex County Bar Association


Claims Manager


Bachelor of Science, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1986

Liberty Mutual Insurance Company Claims Training Program, 1986

35+ years experience in the industry