Robert Popescu, Esq.


ROBERT POPESCU, Esq. graduated with a BA degree from MSU, cum laude.  He received his Juris Doctor degree from Seton Hall University School of Law.

He is a member of the bars of the State of New York, the State of New Jersey and of the District of Columbia.

Mr. Popescu is an adjunct professor of law at Rutgers University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey, where he has been teaching litigation to future attorneys for the past 14 years.

He is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Bar Association of Monmouth and Middlesex Counties, as well as Bars of the United States District Courts for the District of New Jersey, the Eastern District of New York, the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District of Michigan.  He is also a member of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals (New York, Connecticut, Vermont), the Third Circuit Court of Appeals (New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, the Virgin Islands) and of the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals.

He is appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to serve as a member of its Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, on which he has served continuously since 2014.

Mr. Popescu is a frequent legal commentator for various media outlets, including BBC, London and has contributed legal articles for several publications; including the New Jersey Law Journal.

He was also named and acted as President of the New York Electoral Commission for the Romanian presidential and parliamentary elections at the Consulate General in New York.

He has appeared repeatedly on public television in New York and New Jersey, was mentioned in the New York Times, New Jersey-based newspapers and numerous other print and web-based publications.

Throughout his close to twenty-six years dedicated exclusively to the practice of law, in addition to the hundreds of individual clients he served and continues to serve, Mr. Popescu has represented numerous high profile personalities and businesses, including well known professionals, television stars, scientific pioneers, doctors, lawyers, a foreign government’s Ministry, a multi-employer pension fund, supermarket chainsa New York Consul General and many large European companies.