Fusco is a skilled legal advocate who has a singular focus when representing his clients— results. The numbers speak for themselves. In his first decade of practice he recovered more than $30,000,000 for his clients.
An honors graduate of Lehigh University, he triple-majored in Literature, History and Journalism. While attending Seton Hall University School of Law, he had the opportunity to intern for three different judges, including: a State Trial Court Judge in the Superior Court of New Jersey - Essex Vicinage; a Federal Trial Court Judge in the District of New Jersey; and the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. These experiences working for such talented jurists made him confident that he wanted to represent clients in the courtroom as a trial attorney.
Fusco became Certified by the Board of Attorney Certification as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney at age 32, the youngest age possible. In 2016, 2017, and 2019, he made the Top 100 jury verdicts list for the State of New Jersey. He has also been named to the “Rising Star” list in Super Lawyers from 2015 to 2021 and named to the prestigious Super Lawyers list in 2022 to 2023.
He specializes his practice on helping injured victims of motor vehicle collisions, unsafe premises and dangerous products. A Shareholder, he helps supervise the automobile practice for the firm. While he has represented clients in all 21 counties in New Jersey, he practices primarily in Middlesex, Somerset and Hunterdon Counties.
He is currently the President-Elect of the Middlesex County Trial Lawyers Association. With that organization, he has organized their annual charity golf outing, raising tens of thousands of dollars for various local charitable organizations. He also volunteers as a regular lecturer and panelist for local student groups.
A technophile, he leverages every aspect of new advancements in technology to help his client’s cases. From visually stunning demonstrative exhibits in the courtroom to using software to make the client experience better, he helps keep Levinson Axelrod, P.A. at the cutting edge.
In his spare time he loves traveling with his wife, photography, taking the dog for walks and golfing.
Involvement in the Legal Community
As a member of our firm, Michael is passionate about contributing to the local legal landscape. Our goal is not just to help secure victories for our clients, but to give back to the legal community in real, tangible, and long-lasting ways.
To that end, Attorney Michael Fusco is part of the following legal organizations in the area:
- The Middlesex County Trial Lawyers Association
- The Middlesex County Bar Association
- The New Jersey Association for Justice
- The American Association for Justice
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