CJ (Candida) Griffin, Esq.
Pashman Stein, PC

21 Main Street, Suite 100
Hackensack, NJ 07601, United States
Phone: 201-488-8200
Areas of Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Torts
  • Civil Rights
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation

Practice/Organization Description

I am currently an Associate at Pashman Stein, where I practice Employment Law.

I am former judicial law clerk to the Hon. Ariel A. Rodriguez, Presiding Judge of the Appellate Division. I graduated in May 2009 from Rutgers University School of Law - Newark, where I was a Research Editor for the Rutgers Law Review.

I am the Secretary of the GLBT Rights Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) and recently served on the Essex County LGBTQ Advisory Board.

I was recently listed as one of the New Jersey Law Journal's "2012 New Leaders of the Bar" (formerly "40 Under 40") and recognized as a Rising Star in the 2013 Edition of Super Lawyers.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

New York (pending)

New York (Pending


Rutgers University School of Law - Newark

Professional Associations & Memberships

New Jersey State Bar Association

- Secretary of GLBT Rights Section

-Member, Women in Profession Section

-Member, Labor & Employment Law Section

-Member, Young Lawyers Division

New Jersey Women Lawyer's Association

Honors and Awards

Published Opinions:

Wilson v. City of Jersey City, 209 N.J. 558 (2012)

Headen v. Jersey City Bd. of Educ., 212 N.J. 437 (2012)

Turner v. Twp. Of Irvington, __ N.J. Super. __ (App. Div. Apr. 23, 2013)


2012: New Jersey Law Journal's "New Leaders of the Bar" (Formerly "40 Under 40")

2013: Rising Star by Super Lawyers


CJ Griffin, note, Workplace Restroom Policies in Light of New Jersey’s Gender Identity Protection, 61 RUTGERS L. REV. 409 (2009)

Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation in the Workplace: A Practical Guide, BNA-Bloomberg, Edited by Christine Michelle Duffy. (Pending, 2013)

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