Sarabraj “Sarab” S. Thapar is a Certified Civil Trial Attorney, an honor held by only 2% of attorneys. In order to achieve this distinction, Sarab had to complete a specific number of trials, receive recommendations from judges and other attorneys, and pass a written test to demonstrate his knowledge. He is licensed in both New Jersey and New York. What sets Sarab apart is his prior experience representing defendants, which offers him a unique insight into the strategies and tactics employed by the defense.
Sarab has handled a wide array of matters including motor vehicle, motorcycle and trucking accidents, as well as bus, train, and numerous Uber/Lyft crashes. He has also represented several bicyclists and pedestrians who were struck by vehicles. Additionally, Sarab has successfully assisted clients recover money in slip and fall incidents on both public and private premises, as well as victims of dog attacks/bites.
Sarab has been able to recover millions of dollars for his clients by way of settlement or trial. With an over 90% success rate at trial, Sarab is well-regarded as a keen litigator amongst his peers and clients.
Sarab has qualified and been accepted into the Million Dollar Advocates, New Jersey Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list every year since 2017, Top 10 Under 40 in Personal Injury, and a recipient of the award for Lawyers of Distinction’s Excellence in Civil Litigation. Sarab was also named Young Lawyer of the Year by SABA-NJ.
During law school, Sarab interned for the Hon. Donald J. Venezia, J.S.C. where he gained valuable experience handling criminal matters. He was previously the Public Advocate for the Township of West Orange.
Sarab is fluent in Hindi.
New Jersey, New York, U.S. District Court of New Jersey