Stephen M. Knudsen

Phone: 973-244-9969
Fax: 973-227-9955
Biographical Information:
Mr. Knudsen has been an associate at Durkin & Durkin, LLC since
2004. After law school, Mr. Knudsen served as a Bronx County
Assistant District Attorney from 1986-1991. While an Assistant
District Attorney, Mr. Knudsen served in the Appellate Bureau, and
then moved to trial work, trying to verdict over 20 criminal cases,
including A-I Drug Felonies for the Special Narcotics Prosecutor of
New York City. Mr. Knudsen was the Career Criminal Supervisor for
the Special Narcotics Prosecutor when he left that office to enter
private practice.
Mr. Knudsen’s practice has focused primarily on personal-injury
defense, including labor law cases, premises liability cases and
automobile accident cases, as well as medical and dental malpractice
defense. Since beginning his career in civil practice in 1991, Mr.
Knudsen has tried nearly 40 cases to verdict in addition to selecting
juries on numerous other cases. Since joining Durkin & Durkin, LLC,
Mr. Knudsen has continued his emphasis on defense and personalinjury
claims, while expanding his practice to include commercial
  • Bridgeport University School of Law (J.D., 1986)
  • Rutgers University (B.A., 1983)
Professional Admissions:
  • State of New Jersey (1987)
  • State of New York (1987)
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern
  • Districts of New York (1991)
Practice Areas:
Professional Activities:
  • Member – New York State Bar Association
  • Member – New Jersey Bar Association

Stephen M. Knudsen
Durkin & Durkin Law Firm Attorney