Attorney Profile

 

Omar K. Qadeer, Esq., Attorney at Law

P13Omar K. Qadeer, Esq. is admitted to the New Jersey and New York Bars.  Mr. Qadeer practices in a wide range of areas, including family law, immigration, business law, municipal law and criminal defense.  Mr. Qadeer earned his J.D. from Roger Williams University School of Law, where he gained experience as a student attorney in the school’s Community Justice Law Clinic, working on child support, child custody and divorce cases.  Within his first year working with a busy New Jersey firm, Mr. Qadeer had made approximately 200 court appearances in his areas of practice.  While the number of appearances has increased over time, Mr. Qadeer still offers the same level of professionalism and care that his clients appreciate.

Through his law school career, Mr. Qadeer also worked as an intern for the Office of the Executive Counsel for the Governor of Rhode Island and part-time as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Judge Stephen P. Erickson of the Federal District Court in Newport, Rhode Island.  Mr. Qadeer also interned at Rhode Island Legal Services, where he gained experience in a number of different fields, from consumer/bankruptcy law to family and tax law.  Before coming to New Jersey, Mr. Qadeer worked as a legal intern and law clerk in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, respectively.

In addition to his law degree and various experiences, Mr. Qadeer also has a Masters in Criminal Justice (MS) from Roger Williams University and a Masters in Psychology (MA) from the University at Buffalo.  Mr. Qadeer completed his undergraduate education from the University at Buffalo in Psychology and graduated with distinction, being awarded high departmental honors for his work in the Department of Psychology’s Honors Program.

Mr. Qadeer continues to work towards looking out for the best interests of the firm’s clients.


Bar Admission

  • New Jersey, 2009
  • New York, 2011

Education

Roger Williams University School of Law (December 2008)

  • Juris Doctor (JD)
  • Community Justice Clinic (Summer and Fall)
  • Externship with Executive Counsel for the Governor of Rhode Island

Roger Williams University – Department of Justice Studies (2008)

  • Masters (MS) in Criminal Justice Studies
  • Presenter at the 2006 NEACJS (Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences) Conference

University at Buffalo (SUNY) (2004)

  • Masters (MA) in Psychology

University at Buffalo (SUNY) (2000)

  • Bachelors (BS) in Psychology

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