Leonardo Hernandez concentrates his practice on protecting the rights of individuals hurt in accidents. His practice is focused on auto accidents, fall downs, premises liability, and professional liability litigation including legal and medical malpractice. He also handles workers' compensation cases and has represented victims of sexual harassment by employers.
Mr. Hernandez grew up in Elizabeth, NJ. As a young man, he was employed at Wakefern as a selector and worked various construction jobs. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Kean University in 1990. He graduated from Valparaiso University in 1992 with a Juris Doctor degree. Mr. Hernandez was admitted to the New Jersey Bar in 1992.
While in law school, Mr. Hernandez interned for the Dade County State's Attorney's office in Florida. Mr. Hernandez is also a veteran, having honorably served in the United States Army. While serving our county, he received various commendations and awards. Mr. Hernandez is fluent in Spanish.