Ian focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Ian served as a Law Clerk to The Honorable John A. Sweeney, A.J.S.C of Burlington County.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey



Rutgers University School of Law, Camden, NJ. Juris Doctorate, with Honors.

University of New Hampshire. Bachelor of Arts. magna cum laude.


When To Compromise A Workers’ Compensation Lien, Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Newsletter, March, 2011.

New Jersey Legislature Proposes Significant Changes, Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Newsletter, August, 2008.

Professional Awards & Honors

Selected to the “New Jersey Super Lawyer – Rising Star” list (2014-2019 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

American Bar Association, Member

Central Jersey Claims Association, Member, 2010

South Jersey Claims Association, Member

Classes & Seminars

“Workers’ Compensation 101,” in-house seminar for Next Level Administrators, November 2019

“Comp 101,” in-house Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., May 2019

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“The Payment of Settlements” and “Recent Comp Court Decisions Impacting Practitioners and Employers,” in-house Gallagher Bassett Services, April 2015

“Workers’ Compensation Issues in New Jersey,” in-house Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc., July 2014

“The Key Cases in 2013 for Employers and Comp Professionals,” Millennium Seminars, December 2013

“New Jersey Workers’ Comp Overview For Comp Professionals,” in-House Seminar to Scibal Associates, April 2012

“New Jersey Workers’ Comp Overview for Comp Professionals,” in-house seminar to CCMSI, February 2012

“Key Court Decisions You Need to Know in 2009-2010,” in-house seminar to GAB Robins North America, Inc., September 2010

“New Jersey Comp Fundamentals: Statutes and Strategies You Must Know,” in-house seminar to GAB Robins North America, Inc., February 2010