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Monday, December 6, 2021: Please Join IWIRC-NJ and the Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey for a Virtual Town Hall

Monday, December 6, 2021
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The distinguished panel will address the current state of the New Jersey Bankruptcy Court and issues relating to the virtual practice of law.

Click Here for More Information and to Register for this Free Event. 

Tuesday, December 7, 2021: US Attorney and Federal Public Defender’s Committee Virtual CLE Program – Approaches to Federal Prosecution and Defenses of White Collar and Violent Crime Cases

Tuesday, December 7, 2021
8:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the AFBNJ’s US Attorney and Federal Public Defender’s Committee as we discuss everything from investigation to resolution, and policy considerations on both sides.

Click Here for More Information and to Register for this Free Event. 

WHO WE ARE

Attorneys who practice in the District of New Jersey’s three federal vicinages — Newark, Trenton, and Camden — comprise the Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey. In 1971, the AFBNJ was launched through the efforts of distinguished attorneys and judges.

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WHAT WE DO

Our founders recognized a need for connecting the federal bench and bar in the District of New Jersey. The AFBNJ offers attorneys, both new and experienced, opportunities to network and share their views on matters of federal practice.

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EVENTS WE HOST

Our annual Judicial Conference, Brennan Awards, Brown Bag Seminar Luncheons and Young Lawyers Networking events strengthen the relationship between the federal bench and bar in the District of New Jersey.

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UPCOMING EVENTS FOR AFBNJ

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N.J. Bankruptcy Virtual Town Hall

Please Join IWIRC-NJ and the Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey for a Virtual Town Hall

Monday, December 6, 2021
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Click Here to Register (free to attend) 

The distinguished panel will address the current state of the New Jersey Bankruptcy Court and issues relating to the virtual practice of law.

Panelists:

Chief Judge Michael B. Kaplan
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey

Judge Vincent F. Papalia
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey

Jeanne Naughton, Clerk
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey

Andrew Vara
United States Trustee – Region 3

Moderated by: Tara Schellhorn, Esq.
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER (free to attend)

Please submit questions for our panelists in advance during registration or to [email protected] by November 29, 2021. Questions will also be accepted after that date and during the panel’s presentation.

 

US Attorney and Federal Public Defender’s Committee Virtual CLE Program: December 7, 2021

US Attorney and Federal Public Defender’s Committee Virtual CLE Program: Approaches to Federal Prosecution and Defenses of White Collar and Violent Crime Cases

Tuesday, December 7, 2021
8:30 am – 9:30 am
virtual ZOOM webinar

Click Here to Register Now.

Join the AFBNJ’s US Attorney and Federal Public Defender’s Committee as we discuss everything from investigation to resolution, and policy considerations on both sides.

Federal Public Defender Richard Coughlin
Acting United States Attorney Rachael Honig

and

Nicholas Grippo, Chief, Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney’s Office
Patrick McMahon, Assistant Federal Public Defender, Federal Public Defender’s Office
Catherine Murphy, Chief, Economic Crimes, U.S. Attorney’s Office
Jamel Semper, Chief, Organized Crime and Gangs, U.S Attorney’s Office
Emily Sherman, Assistant Federal Public Defender, Federal Public Defender’s Office
John Yauch, Assistant Federal Public Defender, Third-Level Supervisor, Federal Public Defender’s Office

Moderated by:
Linda Foster, Assistant Federal Public Defender, Federal Public Defender’s Office
Joyce Malliet, Senior Trial Counsel, U.S. Attorney’s Office

Free for AFBNJ members, law students and law clerks to attend.
$10 for all non-members.

Important CLE Information:
1.0 CLE credits have been requested towards New Jersey.
1.0 substantive CLE credits have been approved towards Pennsylvania.
In order to receive proper credit, each attendee is required to complete and submit a CLE affirmation form after the program, including filling in the code(s) provided during the program.