The principal attorney in the firm, began his legal career in Monmouth County in 1982, serving as a Law Clerk to the distinguished firm of Abramoff, Apy, Fox and Zaro in Red Bank, NJ. Upon graduation from Seton Hall Law School, he was awarded a Law Clerkship with the Honorable Marshall Selikoff, Judge of the Superior Court in Freehold, NJ, returning thereafter as an Associate Attorney in Red Bank and Ocean Township, NJ , serving local clients in the areas of Civil Litigation, Land Use, Bankruptcy and Municipal Law.

Since its formation in 1985, the Law Firm has added associated attorneys and paralegal staff, merged to become Thompson and Berube, PC and thereafter adapted to developing trends in law to provide excellence in counsel to clients involved in Real Estate, Estate Planning, Municipal and Business Law. Mr. Berube has also served as an Adjunct Professor at Fairleigh Dickenson University and Monmouth College, instructing undergraduates, paralegals and license applicants in the areas of Real Estate, Business and Ethics.

Mr. Berube has served as Chairman of local Municipal Committees, Zoning Board Member, Councilman, Council President, Director of Law, Special Counsel and other public service positions in various municipalities in Monmouth and Ocean counties over the past 25 years. He is admitted to practice in the states of New Jersey, New York, District of Columbia and Florida, together with various Federal Districts, Court of International Trade and the Supreme Court of the United States.

The Law Firm of James E. Berube, Esq., provides a network of additional specialized counsel on an as-needed basis for particularized client issues. The firm is staffed with in-house and outside highly trained and understanding paralegals and assistants, and is dedicated to the goal of furnishing experienced, considered and cost-effective legal counsel to its individual, municipal, corporate and institutional clients. Please scroll down to the Services and Profiles sections of our website for more information and services. Please also use the links page to find additional legal resources that may be helpful to your inquiry. We look forward to the opportunity to be your comprehensive and cost-effective legal services provider. Call us today for an initial consultation.