Thomas Roberto, Esquire
Haddonfield, New Jersey
Tom graduated from The College of New Jersey with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and an Interdisciplinary Concentration in Law and Society. He was a member of the TCNJ Wrestling team. Tom received his Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law, graduating with Dean’s List Honors and distinction for pro bono service. While in law school, Tom worked as a Certified Legal Intern in the Pennsylvania Civil Law Clinic. As a CLI, Tom represented indigent members of the local community in child custody, child support and related matters. He also served on the executive boards of the Widener Law Alternative Dispute Resolution Society and Food and Drug Law Association.
Upon graduating from law school, Tom served as Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Terrence R. Cook, J.S.C., of the Burlington County Superior Court, Family Division. His primary responsibility as a law clerk was to perform legal research and prepare tentative decisions in matrimonial matters. In addition to his duties as law clerk, Tom mediated small claims and landlord-tenant disputes.
Tom was born and raised in Mercer County, having attended Notre Dame High School in Lawrenceville. In 2012, he was inducted into the Notre Dame High School Athletic Hall of Fame. Tom is an avid New York sports fan and resides locally with his family.
- New Jersey
- United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
Professional Associations and Memberships
- American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
- New Jersey State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Burlington County Bar Association
- Camden County Bar Association
- Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware, J.D.
- Dean’s List
- Pro Bono Service Distinction
- The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey, B.A.
- TCNJ Wrestling
- Notre Dame High School, Lawrenceville, New Jersey
- Notre Dame High School Athletic Hall of Fame (induction class of 2012)
- Food Advertising and Childhood Obesity: A Call to Action for Proactive Solutions, Minn. J. L. Sci. & Tech., Vol. 12: 2, 620 (2011) (co-author).
- Should Congress Pass Legislation To Regulate Child-Directed Food Advertising?, Food and Drug Law Institute, Food and Drug Policy Forum, Vol. 1, 9 (2011) (co-author).
- Frequent contributor to the Sterling Education Services Legal Education Blog