Jeffrey Campolongo, a proud graduate of Central High School’s 250th graduating class, went on to receive his Bachelor of Arts degree from Villanova University, where he majored in Sociology and minored in African Studies and Spanish.
Jeff with the Mayor of Philadelphia, Michael Nutter
For almost two decades, Jeffrey Campolongo has been perfecting his brand of law, emerging as one of the region’s premier employment and entertainment lawyers. Mr. Campolongo founded his boutique law practice in 2002 and since then has been singularly devoted to counseling employees, professionals and small businesses in employment discrimination and human resource matters. Mr. Campolongo also counsels aspiring and established artists and entertainers regarding various legal issues arising in the entertainment and media industries, as well as lecturing and training up-start and emerging businesses on business formation issues.
Mr. Campolongo is to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, Pennsylvania Supreme Court, New Jersey Supreme Court, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, the District of New Jersey, and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Before going on to attend Widener University School of Law, Mr. Campolongo received local notoriety as host and personality of the music-television program Live on Stage. While in law school, Mr. Campolongo was a staff member of the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law and he spent a year externing in the Chambers of United States Magistrate Judge Charles B. Smith, while sharing time as a law clerk in a small plaintiff’s practice during law school.
Mr. Campolongo received the “Outstanding Service Award” from Widener University Delaware Law School, an award recognizing one alumnus from the nation’s largest law school for outstanding service to the legal profession. Recognized on an annual basis as one of Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers™, Mr. Campolongo was selected as one of only 35 attorneys in the entire state as a “Lawyer on the Fast Track” for being one of the future leaders of the state’s legal community. In the courtroom, Mr. Campolongo had one of the highest civil rights and employment verdicts as mentioned in “Top PA Verdicts of 2013.”
Outside the courtroom, Mr. Campolongo is an active member of the National Employment Lawyers Association and the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (The Grammy’s Organization). Mr. Campolongo has served on the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association, and as a volunteer board member of the Women Presidents’ Educational Organization in New York City, which is charged with investigating and certifying women owned businesses for professional opportunities.
Mr. Campolongo is a published author and highly sought public speaker while continuing to write a monthly column published in the Legal Intelligencer, having published over a hundred articles. Mr. Campolongo also co-authored a chapter for the third and fourth editions of Pennsylvania Employment Law Deskbook, an award-winning book, written by some of the best employment lawyers in Pennsylvania.
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UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE,
EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
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Central High School, Philadelphia, PA
Villanova University, B.A.
Widener University School of Law, J.D.
United States Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Pennsylvania Supreme Court
New Jersey Supreme Court
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
District of New Jersey
The Law Office of Jeffrey Campolongo
Women Presidents’ Educational Organization: Certification Committee (NYC) (2011-2017)
Lawyers on the Fast Track, Judging Panel (2013)
Pennsylvania Bar Association Civil Litigation Section Council
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia VIP, Communications Committee (2008)
Advancing Civics Education (A.C.E.), Volunteer,
Central High School (2013)
Board of the Associated Alumni of Central High School (AACHS),Bylaws Committee (2013)
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Arbitrator
First Judicial District of Pennsylvania, Arbitrator
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
American Bar Association
National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA)
NELA Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter
National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (The Grammy’s Organization)
Esperanza USA, Employer’s Advisory Council
Justinian Society of Philadelphia
Plaintiff’s Employment Law Panel (E.D.Pa.)
Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
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