Anne M. Hammil Pasqua

Anne M. Hammil Pasqua

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Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney.

Ms. Hammill-Pasqua focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters, as well as Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation and Defense Base Act matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Anne served as a Judicial Clerk for Director/Chief Judge Paul A. Kapalko, Division of Workers’ Compensation for the State of New Jersey.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

New York

U.S. District Court of New Jersey

U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Education

Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, NJ.
Juris Doctorate, Phi Alpha Delta.

The College of New Jersey, Trenton, NJ.
Bachelor of Arts in English.

Publications

The Impact of Illegal Activities and Working While Incarcerated On Suitable Alternate Employment and Section 8(j) Forfeiture, Capehart Scatchard Longshore and Defense Base Act Newsletter, August, 2011.

The Fourth Circuit Court Rejects Argument To Trigger Statute of Limitation Period Under Section 22 Based Upon Medical Payments, Capehart Scatchard Longshore and Defense Base Act Newsletter, June, 2011.

Benefits Review Board Vacates ALJ s Decision For Nominal Award Based Upon Stateside Wages Opposed To Average Weekly Wage As Strictly Set Forth By Section 8(c), Capehart Scatchard Longshore and Defense Base Act Newsletter, June, 2011.

BRB Reversed ALJ s Dismissal Of Claim Based Upon Horseplay And Unauthorized Break Severing The Employment Nexus, Capehart Scatchard Longshore and Defense Base Act Newsletter, July, 2010.

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Ninth Circuit Rejects The Situs-Of-Injury Test Adopted By The BRB In Addressing Eligibility For Benefits Under OCSLA, Capehart Scatchard Longshore and Defense Base Act Newsletter, July, 2010.

Recent Rule Adoptions, Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Newsletter, April, 2010.

2008-Case Law In Review, Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Newsletter, February, 2009.

Professional Awards & Honors

Selected to the “New Jersey Super Lawyer – Rising Star” list (2010-2015 in the area of Workers’ Compensation)

  • Less than 2.5% of attorneys selected as “Rising Stars” (lawyers under 40) through a peer nominated process based on independent research and peer evaluation
  • The Super Lawyers – Rising Star list is issued by Thomson Reuters.
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Professional Associations & Memberships

Girl Scouts of The Jersey Shore, Board Development Committee.

Toms River Planning Board, Member.

Toms River Zoning Board of Adjustment, Chairperson, 2013- 2016.

Toms River Mayor’s Advisory Committee on the Americans with Disability Act (2020–)

Ocean County College 100 Women Campaign (2016–)

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American Bar Association, Member.

Longshore Claims Association, Member.

New Jersey State Bar Association, Member, Workers’ Compensation and Young Lawyers Sections.

Ocean County Bar Association, Member.

Ocean County Tourism Advisory Council, Member.

Southern New Jersey Development Council, Member.

Classes & Seminars

Ocean County Mock Trial Competition, New Jersey State Bar Foundation, January 2016.

New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Law for Corporate Care, in-house Barnabas Health Corporate Care, 2016.

New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Law for Physicians, in-house, Barnabas Health Corporate Care, 2014, 2015.

The Relationship Among ADA, FMLA & Workers’ Compensation, In-House Barnabas Health, 2013.

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Do’s and Don’ts of Workers’ Compensation Claims, Monmouth-Ocean Development Council, 2012.

New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Update, Council on Education in Management, 2006.

New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Update 2004, Council on Education in Management, 2004.

Five Most Common Injuries in Workers’ Compensation in New Jersey, Lorman Education Services, 2003.

Preventing Abuses Under the FMLA, ADA, NJLAD and Workers’ Compensation Laws: Beyond the Basics, The Human Resource Association of Southern New Jersey, 2003.