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

For Immediate Release

Florence Nathan
Director of Special Programs, NJSBF


Do you know someone who has made a significant positive difference to the legal profession in New Jersey?

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation is now seeking nominations for its 2014 Medal of Honor Award, the Foundation’s highest accolade.  Since 1988 one or two Medal of Honor Awards have been given annually to lawyers and law-related professionals as well as elected officials, educators and other laypeople who best exemplify either or both of the following criteria: (1) made a significant contribution to the advancement or improvement of the justice system or the betterment of the legal profession in New Jersey; (2) attained professional excellence as demonstrated by accomplishments in the law or service to the profession and the community during his or her career.

To submit nominations for this prestigious award, please send a completed nomination form, the candidate’s biographical information and summaries of achievements to Medal of Honor Committee, New Jersey State Bar Foundation, One Constitution Square, New Brunswick, NJ 08901.  Nominations must be received by Tuesday, January 7, 2014.

 For more information about the Medal of Honor nominations, please contact Florence Nathan at 732-937-7518, or go to