New Jersey Jewish News is always here for you.
We need your support now.
Your contribution will help us bring you vital news
and frequent updates about the impact of COVID-19.
Joel Selikoff

Joel Selikoff

Joel S. Selikoff, 74, of Princeton died June 1, 2014. Born in Newark and raised in Kearny, he was a former resident of West Orange and East Windsor.

In 1976 Mr. Selikoff founded the law firm Joel S. Selikoff, which later became Selikoff-Cohen, PA. He was a pioneer in the development of laws protecting New Jersey’s public employees and was in the forefront of the emerging field of employment discrimination law. He was a founder of the New Jersey chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association. 

He was a graduate of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Rutgers School of Law-Newark.

He was honored for his work by being listed in Best Lawyers of America from 1989 until his retirement in 2013.

He is survived by his wife, Isabella Mohl Selikoff; his son, Jonathan (Lauren); and a grandson.

Services were held June 3 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Ave., Suite 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.

read more: