During his tenure as Surrogate Court Judge, Rothman conducted more than 100 seminars throughout the county on wills, living wills, probate and powers of attorney, speaking directly to over 10,000 Bergen County residents. He invested over $75 million in assets for minors who received settlements or judgments in Bergen County.
In March 1995, Steve Rothman wrote and published an 18-page booklet entitled “The Three Legal Documents Recommended For Every Bergen County Adult”. Approximately 23,000 English and Spanish booklets were distributed. See them in the Photo Gallery.
During Steve Rothman’s three years in office, his federally-insured investments realized the highest rate of return of any Surrogate in the state.