Alumni Council Member
Current Alumni Council Member
JOHN R. CASCARANO
Class of 2007
Senior Claims Specialist
John Cascarano is a Senior Claims Specialist at Crum & Forster Insurance Company, where he determines coverage for and manages claims mostly related to legal malpractice. Prior to this, he was an Associate at Savo, Schalk, Gillespie, O'Grodnick, and Fisher, and at the Failla Law Group, LLC. There he practiced in a diverse field of areas including commercial litigation, transactions, and real estate. Prior to this he was the Litigation Attorney for the New Jersey Turnpike Authority. He also was an Assistant Counsel in the Authorities Unit of the Office of the Governor of New Jersey.
Prior to joining the Governor's Office, Mr. Cascarano served as Deputy Chief Counsel to the New Jersey Assembly Republican Caucus. In that position, he served in an in-house role to the Members, assisted with a variety of matters ranging including the drafting of legislation. Prior to working for the General Assembly, Mr. Cascarano was an Assistant Prosecutor in the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office. Immediately following law school, Mr. Cascarano served as judicial clerk to The Honorable Ronald Marmo, J.S.C. in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, Criminal Part.
Mr. Cascarano is a 2007 graduate of Seton Hall Law School and a 2004 graduate of Montclair State University. Mr. Cascarano is married to a fellow Seton Hall Law alumnus and believes in public service. He was previously elected to a term on the Borough of Caldwell Council, and also served as a municipal prosecutor for the Borough of South Plainfield, Borough of Haledon, and City of Hoboken.