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

For Immediate Release

May 20, 2011

Kate Coscarelli

Director, Media Relations


New Jersey’s Top Judges Address New Jersey State Bar’s Annual Gathering

Atlantic City - The state’s two top judges will address attendees at the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting and Convention tomorrow morning.

New Jersey Chief Justice Stuart Rabner and U.S. District Court of New Jersey Chief Judge Garrett Brown will give “State of the Judiciary” speeches. Remarks begin at 8:45 a.m. in the theater at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa.

The speeches come on the closing day of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s 111th Annual Meeting and Convention, which began Wednesday.

During the course of the meeting meeting, members will attend more than 60 seminars and events at two hotels and a various restaurants. Over 200 speakers, including prominent judges, lawyers and legislators will discuss trends in class actions, family law developments and ethics.

In addition to the speeches, Friday features a discussion of new media, immigration law, and employment law.

Reporters are welcome to cover the events.

To find out more about the Annual Meeting visit