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Stuart A. Hoberman Named Second Vice President of New Jersey State Bar Association

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Marlboro resident Stuart A. Hoberman was named second vice president of the New Jersey State Bar Association at the July 12 board of trustees meeting at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick. Hoberman also serves as trustee for the New Jersey State Bar Foundation, the NJSBA’s philanthropic arm.

A shareholder and director of the Woodbridge law firm of Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, Hoberman is chair of the firm’s Banking and Financial Services Group. He has been a member of the NJSBA for 26 years and served on the board trustees from 1990 to 1994, and again beginning in 1997 until his installation as secretary in 2001.

Hoberman is the current chair of the Ad Hoc Committee on Multi-Disciplinary Practice and is a former chair of the General Council Executive and Program committees, and Corporate and Business and Banking Law sections. Within the sections, he served as chair of the Corporate Law and Financial Transactions committees. In addition, he is a member of the Long-Term Planning, Law Office Management, Law Center and Meetings, Arrangements and Travel committees. Hoberman was also a member of the Centennial Committee and chair of its fund-raising subcommittee. He frequently lectures for the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education and is a member of the Middlesex County and American bar associations.

A past president, first vice president and treasurer of the New Jersey State Bar Foundation, Hoberman served as chair of the Foundation’s Bylaws, Public Education and Finance committees. He also served as a member of the Seminars and Programs Subcommittee.

Hoberman is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and a former trustee of the IOLTA Fund of the Bar of New Jersey. From 2000 to 2001, he served on the New Jersey Supreme Court Special Committee on Surrogates’ Intermingled Trust Funds and chaired its Financial Issues Subcommittee.

Active within his community, Hoberman is a member of the board of trustees of Cancer Care of New Jersey and a former vice president and trustee of the Emmanuel Cancer Foundation. He is also a member of Garden State Credit Associates, the New Jersey Bankers Association and Prosperity New Jersey.

A 1969 graduate of Baruch Business School, City College of New York, Hoberman received his law degree from Brooklyn Law School and a master of laws degree from New York University School of Law.

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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