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Joseph L. Mecca
  • Business Organizations
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Wills
  • Real Estate
Mr. Mecca is an attorney at law with an office in Paramus, New Jersey.He is a graduate of Rutgers College and Seton Hall University School of Law, and has been a member of the New Jersey Bar since 1986.His practice of law includes a concentration in residential and commercial real estate and zoning matters, business law, estate planning, family law, and municipal court practice.He has served as the attorney for the Hackensack Board of Adjustment and has been the attorney for the Hackensack Planning Board since 2003.He has also served at the chief judge of the Paramus Municipal Court from 2005 through 2010.Mr Mecca is a past president of the Paramus Chamber of Commerce, and of the Greater Paramus Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation.He has served as a volunteer attorney for the Bergen County Domestic Violence Legal Advocacy Project and has served on the Supreme Court District IIA Ethics Committee Panel.He is a member of the Bergen County Bar Association, the New Jersey Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1986
  • Rutgers College, New Brunswick
    • B.A. - 1983
    • Major: Economics
  • New Jersey, 1986
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1986
  • Adjunct Professor, Business Law, Dominican College of Blauvelt, Weekend College, 2008 to 2009
  • Past President and Current Member, Paramus Rotary Club
  • Recipient, Bergen County Legal Services Pro Bono Service Award, 1997 to 1997
  • American Bar Association
  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • Bergen County Bar Association
  • Greater Paramus Chamber of Commerce, Past President and Current Member
  • Greater Paramus Chamber of Commerce, Education Foundation, Past President
  • Bergen Community College Paralegal, Studies Department, Past Member, Advisory Committee
  • District IIA Supreme Court Ethics Committee, Past Member
  • Municipal Court of the Borough of Paramus, Municipal Chief Judge, 2005 to 2010
  • City of Hackensack Zoning Board of Adjustment, Zoning Board Attorney, 1991 to 2002
  • Law Office Of Daniel P. Mecca, Paramus, New Jersey, Associate, 1987 to 1994
  • City Of Hackensack, NJ, Municipal Prosecutor, 1989 to 1991
  • Township Of Rochelle Park, NJ, Municipal Prosecutor, 1989 to 1992
  • Township Of Saddle Brook, NJ, Municipal Prosecutor, 1988 to 1990
  • Hon. John F. Evers, J.S.C., Superior Court Of New Jersey, Judicial Law Clerk, 1986 to 1987