Judge Profile

Michael B. Kaplan

Judicial Experience:

  • Bankruptcy Judge, U.S. District Court, NJ District

Other Professional Experience:

  • Standing Chapter 13 Trustee, Robbinsville, 2002 to 2006
  • Private Practice, Hackensack, 2000 to 2002
  • Associate, then Partner, Stern, Lavinthal, Norgaard & Kapnick, Livingston and Englewood, 1994 to 2000
  • Associate, DeMaria, Ellis, Hunt & Salsberg, Newark, 1990 to 1994

Biographical Data:

  • Judge Kaplan was appointed U.S. Bankruptcy Judge October 3, 2006.

    Race or Ethnicity: White

Education:

  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 1987
  • A.B., Georgetown University, 1984
Profile provided by the New Jersey State Office of Court Administration.