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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 08/04/05
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Paris P. Eliades Named to NJSBA Board of Trustees

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ—Sparta attorney Paris P. Eliades was named Sussex County trustee to the New Jersey State Bar Association Board of Trustees on July 22. The 43-member board of trustees manage the affairs and property of the NJSBA.

Eliades has been a member of the NJSBA for 16 years. He previously served on the board as Sussex County trustee from 1997 to 2003 and chaired the Membership Committee from 2000 to 2003. He currently serves on the NJSBA’s Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments Committee as Sussex County representative and is a member of the New Jersey Supreme Court’s Disciplinary Oversight Committee.

A former president of the Hellenic American Bar Association, Eliades also served that organization as vice president, treasurer and secretary. He was a member of the Sussex County Bar Association board of trustees from 1996 to 1999.

Since 1995, Eliades has performed volunteer pro bono consultations and representation of clients for the IOLTA program Project Self Sufficiency and Domestic Abuse Services, Inc. He was recognized by both organizations for this service with a Volunteer Recognition Award from Project Self Sufficiency and a Community Support and Service Award from Domestic Abuse Service, Inc.

A partner with Daggett Kraemer Eliades VanderWiele & Ursin Esqs. in Sparta, Eliades has a general practice with an emphasis on personal injury, matrimonial and criminal law. He is a former assistant prosecutor with the Sussex County Prosecutor’s Office and a former municipal prosecutor. He has taught the Skills and Methods Course and Criminal Trial Preparation as a co-instructor for the Institute for Continuing Legal Education.

A graduate of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, Eliades earned his law degree from Bridgeport University School of Law in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

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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