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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 05/27/08
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Ivette Ramos Alvarez Re-Appointed At-Large Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association

NEW BRUSNWICK, NJ – Ivette Ramos Alvarez, a Livingston resident and attorney with the Denville law firm of Einhorn Harris Ascher Barbarito Frost & Ironson, PC, was re-appointed to a two-year term on the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Board of Trustees. She was sworn in at the NJSBA’s Annual Meeting and Convention in Atlantic City on May 22.

An NJSBA member since 1991, Ms. Alvarez was first appointed to the Board of Trustees in 2004. NJSBA President Peggy Sheahan Knee has appointed her to serve as the Vice-Chair/North Jersey of the Standing Committee on Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments. She is the immediate past chair of the Family Law Section, and is a member of several NJSBA sections and committees including the Bylaws and Resolutions Committee of which she is chair. In addition, she is the immediate past president of the Hispanic Bar Association and is a member of the Essex County Bar Association.

Ms. Alvarez has served on numerous New Jersey Supreme Court Committees including: the District V-C Fee Arbitration Committee, the Family Practice Committee and the Ad Hoc Committee on Skills and Methods. She has also served on several committees for the Administrative Office of the Courts, including: the Joint Advisory Committee on Child Support Enforcement, the Family Division Practice Committee, and the Family Division Practice Subcommittee on Child Support.

A Columbia School of Law graduate, Ms. Alvarez’s practice concentrates in the area of civil litigation with an emphasis on sophisticated matrimonial and family law matters.

The New Jersey State Bar Association, incorporated in 1899, is dedicated to the continuing education of lawyers and the public, to reforming and improving the legal system and to aiding in the administration of justice. Visit the NJSBA website at www.njsba.com.

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