International Society of Primerus Law Firms
Edward F. Borden, Jr., Esq.
Practice Areas:

Philadelphia Attorney
Edward F. Borden, Jr., Esq.

Phone: 856.409.5295


Languages: English

Edward F. Borden, Jr. is an experienced trial lawyer who represents businesses and individuals in white-collar criminal defense and parallel litigation, commercial disputes, employment litigation, and other complex litigation. Mr. Borden is first and foremost a trial lawyer. He has tried and won dozens of major cases during his career as a defense lawyer and public prosecutor. While he appreciates that his client’s interest is often well served by a negotiated resolution, he believes that the best route to a favorable agreement is to be ready to try the case and win it. He is known for meticulous preparation, creative trial strategies and client satisfaction.

Mr. Borden also has a long history of public service. He served as Camden County Prosecutor from 1990 to 1995 and was elected to the Board of Directors of the National District Attorneys Association. From 1980 to 1984, Mr. Borden was an Assistant United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is frequently appointed by federal judges in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania to represent indigent criminal defendants appearing before them. He has been an instructor in many professional development programs and has served on various charitable and civic boards, including DARE-NJ and the American Red Cross.


J.D., cum laude, 1978, Villanova University Law School
B.A., 1971, University of Vermont

Honors and Affiliations

Associate Editor, Villanova Law Review
Order of the Coif

Bar Admissions

Mr. Borden is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States and the state and federal courts of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He is also frequently admitted pro hac vice in courts throughout the country.

Professional Activities

American Bar Association
Camden County Bar Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
New Jersey Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association

Community Involvement

Mr. Borden currently serves as one of three members of the Board of Commissioners, the governing body of Haddonfield, NJ. He was previously a member of Haddonfield’s Board of Education for five years. He was also chosen by the Bishop of the Diocese of Camden to Chair its Commission for the Protection of Children, one of the first diocesan agencies in the nation to formulate a comprehensive response to the clergy abuse crisis. Mr. Borden was also the recipient of the Saint Thomas More Award for his work.

Attorney News & Announcements

Earp Cohn P.C. Attorney Appointed to the Board of the Joseph Fund

Earp Cohn Shareholder to Participate in Professionalism Day in the United States District Court

Contact This Firm

Earp Cohn P.C.

20 Brace Road, 4th Floor
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
United States

Philadelphia Office

123 South Broad Street
Suite 2170
Philadelphia, PA 19109-1022
United States

Law Firm Contact: Richard Cohn

Tel: 215.600.2293

Fax: 215.963.9620


Member Since: 2012

Send Us An Email

Preferred Contact Method?

 Email Phone - AM Phone - PM

Disclaimer: Primerus and our member law firms welcome your emails, contact forms, phone calls and written letters. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to Primerus or its member law firms until an attorney-client relationship has been established. Thank you and we look forward to serving you.

* Denotes Required Field