Richard W. Gaeckle

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Richard W. Gaeckle


10 Consecutive Years

Mr. Gaeckle is an associate at Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo with 14 years of legal experience.  Mr. Gaeckle is part of the personal injury team at Petro Cohen, with a wealth of experience in construction site accidents and injuries.

A 1998 graduate of St. Peter’s College (Jersey City, NJ), Mr. Gaeckle received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics.  He received his Juris Doctor degree in 2002 from New York Law School (New York, NJ) and is licensed to practice law in New Jersey and New York.

Throughout his legal career, Mr. Gaeckle has been a member of the New Jersey Bar Association, serving in the Construction Law Section as Co-Chair (2011-2012), Co-Vice Chair (2009-2011), and Co-Secretary (2007-2009). He has also received recognition for his outstanding work as an attorney.

  • Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2007-2016
  • Received New Jersey Law Journal New Leader of the Bar Award, 2012
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating
  • LEED Accredited Progression by the Green Building Certification Institute, 2009

Mr. Gaeckle is married with three children and lives in Smithville. In his spare time, he enjoys photography.

For more information on personal injury, or to set up a free consultation, contact Mr. Gaeckle at (888) 675-7607.

Here is an excerpt from a client testimonial about Richard Gaeckle. To read the full testimonial, click on the “Read more” link below.

I first met with another personal injury attorney at the firm, Rich Gaeckle. He was so patient with me!
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Georgia B.

Why Work With PCPM?

  • Highest firm rating (A/V) from Martindale-Hubbell
  • 22 Consecutive years of recognition by "Best Lawyers in America®"
  • Named in every (13) "NJ Super Lawyers®" survey for Workers' Compensation and 10 for Personal Injury