Benjamin N. Cittadino

Trenton, New Jersey
Of Counsel

Phone: (609) 896-2222
Fax: (609) 896-2279
Email: Contact Me

Benjamin N. Cittadino has been a trial lawyer since 1975. He has achieved specialty certification as a Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey and the focus of his practice is medical negligence and personal injury law. He has been President of the Mercer County Bar Association, a Trustee of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America-New Jersey (now known as New Jersey Association for Justice), a Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association, and a Master of the Mercer County Inn of Court.

Military Service

  • Naval Officer (active duty 1970-1972)
  • Chief Engineer, USS Exploit, Oceangoing Minesweeper

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Negligence
  • Personal Injury Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 97% of Practice Devoted to Litigation


  • Certified Civil Trial Attorney, New Jersey Supreme Court Board

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1975
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1975
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1982


  • Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1975
  • Duke University, 1970

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Mercer County Bar Association, 1987 – 1988
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, 1994 – 1998
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America – New Jersey, 1984 – 1992
    Board of Governors
  • Supreme Ct Committee on Model Civil Jury Charges, 2000 – 2004

Birth Information

  • December 5, 1948, Long Branch, New Jersey, United States of America