Mr. Dibble focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Nicholas served as a Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Benjamin C. Telsey in the Superior Court of New Jersey.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey


U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New Jersey


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

Haverford College, Haverford, PA.
Bachelor of Arts.


“Law Removes Incentive for Voluntary offers of Permanent Disability,” appearing in 2018 Larson Series Workers’ Compensation Emerging issues Analysis

Recurring columnist on workers’ compensation issues for WC Magazine, 2016.

Editor of the Capehart Scatchard New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Newsletter.

Horseplay and Assault in New Jersey Workers’ Compensation, November 2013 Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Newsletter.

Professional Associations & Memberships

New Jersey Bar Association

Philadelphia Bar Association

Magee Hospital Foundation, Trustee

Classes & Seminars

“Panel Discussion: Unlocking The Secrets Of The FCE,” NJ IARP, June 2022.

“Panel Discussion: The View From The Top: A Conversation With Bob Wilson,” NWCDN, April 2022

“Panel Discussion: How To Avoid Litigation,” National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network, November 2021

“Panel Discussion: Handling Medical and Legal Problems in Workers’ Compensation Cases,” Kirshner Spine Institute and Capehart Scatchard Webinar, November 2020

“What We Expect from Defense Counsel,” National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN) webinar, November 2020

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“How to Evaluate, Manage and Defend Complex Workers’ Compensation Claims,” Walmart, October 2019

“Intervening Causes, Derivative Injuries and Impleaders,” Walmart, October 2019

“Psychiatric Claims,” Walmart, October 2019

“FCEs And Getting To MMI,” NJWCEG, May 2019

“Recent Cases You Need to Know in Workers’ Compensation,” Kirshner Spine Institute, September 2018

“How to Handle Treatment” and “You Be the Judge,” in-house Wal-Mart/Claims Management, Inc., August 2016

“New Jersey Workers’ Compensation 101,” in-house Republic Services, Inc., 2015

“The Benefits of Bona Fide and Voluntary Offers,” in-house Wal-Mart/Claims Management, Inc., 2014

“Issues of Compensability Facing the Retail Setting in New Jersey Workers’ Compensation,’ in-house Wal-Mart/Claims Management, Inc., 2014