New Jersey State Bar Association - The voluntary Bar Association of New Jersey, serving members since 1899.

For Immediate Release
02/18/2014 

Barbara S. Straczynski
Director, New Media & Promotions
732-937-7524 

2014 Municipal Court Practice Award nominations now open

The New Jersey State Bar Association’s Municipal Court Practice Section is soliciting nominations for its annual award. Nominees may be New Jersey lawyers, prosecutors, or judges, in good standing, who have evidenced:

1. public service advancing the development of municipal court practice in New Jersey in the preceding year or cumulatively as lifetime achievements in the field;

2. dedication to the positive development of municipal court practice by publishing, teaching, and serving on municipal court practice committees;

3. commitment to significant and sustained pro bono representation or pro bono service in order to positively effect the administration of justice in municipal courts; 

4. leadership in municipal court practice activities on a state, county and local bar association level.  

Nominations must be in writing and include the name, address, phone, fax, and email address of the nominee and the person making the nomination. Please also include detailed reasons in support of the nomination.

Nominations may be sent by fax, or email, and must be submitted no later than 1 p.m. on March 10, 2014. 

All nominations should be submitted to Kenneth Vercammen, past chair, NJSBA Municipal Court Practice Section via email at Kenv@njlaws.com or by fax to 732-572-0030.