“I am always accessible to my clients and work with them on a personal level.” – Alan J. Markman
Markman & Cannan LLC, represent clients in Bloomfield and throughout New Jersey in personal injury cases including automobile accidents, Slip and Falls, Nursing Home Neglect, Medical Malpractice, Motorcycle accidents, Trucking accidents. The firm also handles, Residential and Commercial Real Estate, Employment litigation, and the defense of all traffic violations. Attorney Alan J. Markman along with his partner Robert Cannan have practiced in personal injury, medical malpractice, and the representation of public sector labor and law enforcement unions for over 25 years. They are aggressive and thorough in resolving your injury claim as quickly as possible, helping you received full compensation for your injuries. At Markman & Cannan they pride themselves on a commitment to high-quality service and establishing a successful record of fair settlements and favorable verdicts.
Alan J. Markman is an experienced trial lawyer, who is admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey and Pennsylvania, 1994 and the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1996. Attorney Markman’s primary focus is personal injury cases in the areas of nursing homes, dog bites, real estate, traffic and Dui/Dwi. He is personable and compassionate as well as thorough in proving the negligence that caused your injury, and empowers his clients to get the best medical treatment to recover as quickly and as fully as possible. Attorney Markman’s background in insurance defense brings insights to investigating and pursuing all potential avenues of liability. He resolves your injury claim and fight on your behalf in getting the compensation you deserve.
Mr. Markman began his career practicing as an associate with Garry Furnari, a formidable litigator who is now a Superior Court judge. They handled both plaintiff cases and insurance defense. This experience gives Mr. Markman an important understanding of the information insurance companies are looking for when settling (or fighting) a personal injury claim. He devoted his practice solely to plaintiff representation since 1997, when he joined the Law Office of Theodore J. Leo in personal injury practice in Bloomfield. In 2002, he formed a partnership with Theodore’s nephew, Vincent Leo, and decided to remain a solo practitioner when his partner became a Morris County prosecutor. In 2006, Alan Markman established Markman & Cannan with Robert Cannan.
Mr. Markman received his J.D. With Honors from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School,1993, B.S. Cum Laude from Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1987. He is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, American Bar Association, New Jersey Bar Association. Mr. Markman is also a committee member for the Essex County Municipal Court and Roseland Recreation.
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