James Foxen


Jim Foxen joined Methfessel & Werbel in 2012 following a clerkship with the Honorable Alvaro L. Iglesias in the Hudson Vicinage of the Superior Court of New Jersey.

Since joining Methfessel & Werbel in 2012 Jim  has handled liability defense trials and appeals on behalf of insurance companies. He specializes in personal injury matters of any kind and has handled to a conclusion  every type of personal injury claim including premises liability, automobile negligence, trucking negligence, security related cases, dog bites, cases involving intentional torts, products liability, and construction accidents.  Jim also has experience handling subrogation matters as well as matters involving insurance coverage.

Jim has litigated a wide variety of cases before the Appellate Division, New Jersey District Court, the Superior Court of New Jersey in every County, as well as the Court of Common Pleas and the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania.  Jim was selected as a Super Lawyer Rising Star by NJ Monthly Magazine each year from 2017 through 2023.  Published decisions include: Scannavino v. Walsh, 445 N.J. Super. 162 (App. Div. 2016), a case that extended the residential sidewalk immunity to property damage related claims.

Jim is a member of the general liability team at Methfessel & Werbel and practices under the direction of Paul J. Endler.