About the Firm
Madden & Madden, P.A. was established in Haddonfield, New Jersey in 1975 on the key values of experience, integrity and commitment to clients. The firm takes pride in its family roots and strong ties to the New Jersey and Philadelphia areas.
Madden & Madden was founded by James J. Madden, Esquire and Michael P. Madden, Esquire, the sons of Thomas M. Madden, Esquire, who served as a federal judge on the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Judge Madden received an LL.B. from Rutgers University School of Law in 1930. He was in private practice in Camden, New Jersey and served as an assistant U.S. Attorney of the District of New Jersey from 1943 to 1945. Judge Madden was appointed to the federal bench by President Harry S. Truman on October 9, 1945. He served as Chief Judge from 1961 to 1968. Judge Madden assumed senior status on January 1, 1968 and served in that role until his death in 1976.
Jim and Mike Madden, the Founding Partners of Madden & Madden, were born in Camden, New Jersey. They followed in their father’s footsteps and pursued legal careers, attending law school locally at Temple University School of Law and Rutgers School of Law – Camden, respectively. Jim and Mike established Madden & Madden on the values engrained in them by Judge Madden – experience, integrity and commitment to clients.
Over the past 40 years, Madden & Madden has expanded every aspect of its practice. The firm is presently comprised of nine attorneys who specialize in all areas of civil and commercial litigation, land use and real estate, and estate planning and administration. Madden & Madden is rated AV Preeminent® by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, a significant peer-review rating accomplishment signifying the highest level of professional excellence. The firm is also recognized by The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers for its high professional legal standards and ethics.
Madden & Madden continues to adhere to the core values upon which the firm was founded. The attorneys of Madden & Madden provide their clients with the care and consideration typical of a small firm and the experience and expertise characteristic of a large firm. The firm is committed to upholding its well-respected reputation throughout the legal community and is dedicated to the loyal and successful representation of its clients.