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Joseph E. Sayegh

jsayegh@gmslaw.com Certified Supreme Court Attorney Seal

Certified by the Supreme Court of NJ as a Civil Trial Attorney.

Civil Litigation with emphasis on Personal Injury.


After completing his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1974, Joseph Sayegh went on to receive his law degree from Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law in 1977.

Since his start at GMS, Mr. Sayegh has been a member of numerous associations and committees. He was the President of the Atlantic County Bar Association from 1988-1989 and was on the NJ District I Ethics Committee. He also has served on the Judicial Selections and Appointments Committee.

While a Senior Partner at GMS, Mr. Sayegh also served as President of the Margate Board of Education and is a Prosecutor in the City of Margate, having served in that capacity since 1983. He is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the State Bar Association, and the County Bar Association where he serves as chair of the Civil Arbitration Committee. He was a co-founder of the Municipal Prosecutors Association of Atlantic County and served as President of the organization.

Mr. Sayegh began receiving recognition for his hard work early on in his career. In 1985, he was the recipient of the Honorable Benjamin Rimm Award for Outstanding Young Lawyer. From 2011-2016, he was listed in National Trial Lawyers’ “Top 100 Trial Lawyers”. Additionally, Sayegh was listed as a New Jersey “Super Lawyer” for seven consecutive years from 2009-2016. In 2014, he received a lifetime achievement award: The Robert McAllister Award. In 2015, he received the Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award. Most recently, he was named by New Jersey Monthly Magazine as a Top Attorney in New Jersey in 2016 and has achieved a 10.0 “Superb” rating on AVVO.


  • Personal Injury

New Jersey Super Lawyers (2009 – 2015)

AVVO 10.0 "Superb" Rating

Top Attorneys in New Jersey, New Jersey Monthly Magazine (2016)

Contact Joe Sayegh by calling: 609-344-7131 or 1-800-355-7131.

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