Jerry Battle

Senior Attorney

Jeremiah Battle is a senior attorney at the National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) specializing in consumer credit and energy issues.

Jeremiah is the author of NCLC’s Credit Discrimination and a contributor to several NCLC treatises, including Consumer Credit Regulation, Collection Actions, Repossessions, and Unfair and Deceptive Acts and Practices.

Previously, he was a staff attorney with Essex Newark and Northeast New Jersey Legal Services, where he focused on bankruptcy, consumer fraud, predatory mortgage lending, and public benefits cases, and was a recipient of the Legal Services of New Jersey James B. Larsen outstanding attorney award for dedicated and skillful representation of low-income clients. He was also a managing attorney with New Jersey Protection and Advocacy, Inc. (now Disability Rights New Jersey), where he concentrated on disability rights issues.


J.D. Rutgers–Newark School of Law

B.A. Rutgers University, with high honors