Keith T. Bostwick is an associate in the Newark office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability Practice.
While attending law school at Rutgers School of Law—Newark, Keith served as a two-term Judicial Intern to The Honorable Bonnie J. Mizdol, A.J.S.C. in Bergen County, New Jersey. Upon his graduation from law school, Keith served as the Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Alvaro L. Iglesias, J.S.C. (Ret.) in Hudson County, New Jersey. As Judge Iglesias’ Judicial Law Clerk, Keith worked in one of the busiest dockets in one of New Jersey’s busiest counties, handling matters from filing to disposition. During his clerkship, Keith also became certified as a New Jersey mediator and conducted mediation conferences between litigants to facilitate settlement.
Following his clerkship, Keith joined an Essex County boutique firm before working as an in-house trial attorney for New Jersey’s largest auto insurer. There, Keith managed a heavy caseload comprised of automobile, motorcycle, and pedestrian accidents; and regularly litigated first-party claims arising out of uninsured/underinsured (UM/UIM) motorist coverage. While working in house, Keith handled all facets of litigation—from intake to opinion. Keith has tried numerous jury trials to verdict with an overwhelming success rate for his clients.
Primary Area(s) of Practice
- General Liability
- New Jersey State Bar Association
- Hudson County Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- North Hudson Lawyers Club
- Montclair State University Attorney Alumni Association
Rutgers School of Law – Newark
Juris Doctor, 2015
Montclair State University
Bachelor of Arts, 2012
Pro Bono & Philanthropy
During law school, Keith performed nearly 700 hours of pro bono work while serving as a Clinical Student-Attorney for the Rutgers Child Advocacy Clinic.