Michelle L. Duffield

Michelle L. Duffield


Ms. Duffield focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey



Rutgers School of Law, Camden, NJ. Juris Doctorate.

The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., BBA.


A Comparison of Sole Cause and Major Contributing Cause Standards, Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Newsletter, August, 2010.

Personal Errand Or Minor Deviation, Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Newsletter, June, 2009.

Professional Awards & Honors

Selected to New Jersey Rising Stars (2016-2017) – 2.5% of attorneys under age 40 or in practice for 10 years or less are selected to Rising Stars.

Classes & Seminars

Recent Comp Court Decisions Impacting Practitioners and Employers, Millennium Seminars, LLC, 2014.

Legal Case Update, Central Jersey Claims Association, 2014.

Workers’ Compensation Case Update and Employer’s Liability, South Jersey Claims Association, 2014.