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Angela White Dalton Named Young Lawyers Division Trustee

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ—Tinton Falls attorney Angela White Dalton was installed as Young Lawyers Division Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) at the organization’s Annual Meeting on May 18 at Bally’s Atlantic City. The 45-member Board of Trustees manages the affairs and operation of the association.

A member of the NJSBA since 1998, Ms. Dalton just completed a one-term as Chair of the association’s Young Lawyers Division. She is a member of the Judicial Administration Committee, and is a former delegate to the General Council. Since 2000, she has served as a member of the YLD Executive Committee. Ms. Dalton was also a member of the Ad Hoc Committee on Arbitration.

Ms. Dalton is an active member of the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and Law Practice Management Section. She is a Trustee and member of the Monmouth Bar Association. Ms. Dalton has lectured at ATLA-NJ on the topic of special needs trusts in workers compensation cases, and for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education on fee agreements at work.

A partner at the Tinton Falls law firm of Goldring Edwards & Dalton, LLC, Ms. Dalton concentrates her practice in estate planning, probate and chancery litigation, commercial litigation and appellate practice.

Ms. Dalton received her B.A. summa cum laude from Monmouth University, where she was an H.R. Young Scholar and received the Hon. Elvin R. Simmill Scholarship. She received her law degree from Rutgers University School of Law-Camden, where she was the recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award for Legal Research and Writing. The recipient of several other scholastic awards, including the Harry S. Truman Memorial Scholarship, Ms. Dalton was law clerk to the Hon. Thomas F. Shebell Jr., Presiding Judge Appellate Division, Superior Court of New Jersey. She was also a Lyndon B. Johnson Fellowship Legislative Assistant to the Hon. Robert Andrews, United States Congress, First District of New Jersey, and was a legal intern in the Trenton office of the New Jersey Attorney General.

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.

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