More Than 100 Years Of Combined Legal Experience Representing Employees and Unions In New Jersey

Michael C Damm

  • Partner and Shareholder






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Michael C. Damm is a shareholder in Selikoff & Cohen.

Michael has represented unions and union members before the Division of Workers' Compensation, the Public Employment Relations Commission, the Office of Administrative Law, and other state agencies; in municipal court and state trial and appellate courts; and in TEACHNJ and other teacher tenure proceedings for more than 30 years. Areas of expertise include workers' compensation, workplace accommodation and discrimination claims, tenure rights claims, unfair labor practices, tenure charges and other disciplinary matters. Michael manages the firm's workers' compensation practice.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey


  • Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania
    • LL.M. - 1986
  • University of Bridgeport School of Law, Bridgeport, Connecticut
    • J.D. - 1980
  • Villanova University
    • B.A. - 1977

Representative Cases

  • Washington Tp. Educ. Ass'n. v. Washington Tp. BOE, 32 NJPER ¶ 131 (2006)
  • Trionfo v. Glassboro Bd. of Educ., Agency Dkt. No. 92-3/03, Commissioner’s Decision (Aug. 19, 2004)
  • Berkebile v. South River Bd. of Educ., Agency Dkt. No. 527-11/96, Commissioner’s Decision (July 28, 1997)
  • Willingboro Bd. of Educ. v. Willingboro Educ. Ass'n, 23 NJPER ¶ 28298 (1997)
  • Matter of King, Agency Dkt. No. 117 4/07, Commissioner’s Decision (Sept. 18, 2007)

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • American Bar Association