Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard as Of Counsel, Judge Hickey III (Ret.) served as the Compensation Administrative Supervisory Judge for the State of New Jersey from 1991 to 2009. Previous to his judgeship, he served as a Prosecutor in Gloucester County, New Jersey from 1986 to 1991.
County Prosecutors’ Association of New Jersey, President, 1989-1991.
Gloucester County Bar Association, Member and Past President.
Justice James E. Coleman Workers’ Compensation Inn of Court, Member.
National District Attorneys’ Association, Former Member.
“Panel Discussion: The Journey from Injury to Return to Work and MMI,” Kirshner Spine Institute, September 2016
Protecting Medicare, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, July 2016
“Hot Topics in Pain Management,” a panel discussion, Millennium Seminars, April 2016
Mock Trial, and Understanding Total Disability and The Second Injury Fund, in-house Claims Management, Inc./Wal Mart Stores, Inc., May 2015
Mock Trial, Qual-Lynx, December 2014
Mock Trial, Somerset County Joint Insurance Fund, June 2014
Case Law Update, Central Jersey Claims Association, May 2014
Return to Work – Stepsin the Return to Work Process, IARP, March 2013
Effectively Handling Occupational and Cancer-Related Claims, Millennium Seminars, April 2013
An Overview of New Jersey Workers’ Compensation, Glouscester County College Paralegal Club, April 2013
Compliance with New CMS/MSP Protocol, “CMS never says goodbye….” , New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, January 2013
The Key Cases And Development From 2012-2013, Camden County Bar Association, May 2013
NJ Workers’ Compensation 101, New Jersey Self Insurer’s Association, May 2013
Practical Issues in Calculating New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Awards, Burlington County Bar Association, January 2013
Legal Perspective – Judge, New Jersey State Industrial Safety Committee Professional Development Conference, September 2012
Workers’ Comp/Employer’s Coverage A to Z, South Jersey Claims Association, September 2012
Mock Trial – Fraud, NJSIA, 2012
Mock Trial, Central Jersey Claims Association , 2012
Wages, Rates, and Wage Reconstruction , Case and Statutory Law 22nd Annual Workers Compensation Bench-Bar Conference, 2011 – Present
Fighting Fraud and Mock Trial, New Jersey Association of School Business Officials, 2011
Everything You Ever Wanted To Ask A Comp Judge But Never Had The Chance, Millennium Seminars, LLC, 2011
Workers’ Compensation Case Law Update, Camden County Bar Association, 2011
Employer’s Right To Control Medical Treatment – Friend Or Foe, Gloucester County Bar Association, 2011
Mock Trial, New Jersey Self Insurers Association, 2010
Case And Statute Overview For Comp Professionals, In-house for Scibal Associates, 2010
Key Court Decisions You Need To Know From 2009-2010, 2011, NovaCare Rehabilitation Advisory Meeting
Employer’s Right To Control Medical Treatment – Friend or Foe, Central Jersey Claims Association, 2010
New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Law for Physicians, IMX Medical Management Services, 2010