Richard W. Gaeckle
"Let us help get you the compensation you need after your personal injury."

Richard W. Gaeckle

9 Years

Personal Injury

Attorney Gaeckle

Mr. Gaeckle is an associate at Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo with more than 15 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, 2009-2016
  • 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 are some excerpts from client testimonials about Richard Gaeckle. To read the full testimonial, click on any of the “Read more” links below.

Rich Gaeckle of Petro Cohen Petro and Matarazzo was instrumental in helping me obtain a settlement for a car accident I was involved in.
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Susan T.

I would absolutely recommend Richard Gaeckle and Petro Cohen law firm to others.
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Liza M.

I would highly recommend Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo! Barry Cohen and his assistant, Christina Philpot, along with Rich Gaeckle and everyone at the offices were just amazing!
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Ginger S.

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
  • Recognized by "Best Lawyers in America®" every year since 1995
  • Named in every (15) "NJ Super Lawyers®" survey for Workers' Compensation and 12 for Personal Injury