The Essentials of Handling a Pro Bono Matter and the Benefits of the Re-Entry Program in the District Court of New Jersey
Presentation of the Hon. Jerome B. Simandle Award
The Honorable Joel B. Rosen (retired)
Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP
CLE Program: 12:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Award Presentation**: 1:45 pm – 2:15 pm
** Free to Attend. Please email Carla Kile at [email protected] for a link to the award presentation.
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Presentation of the Hon. Jerome B. Simandle Award to the Hon. Joel B. Rosen:
Hon. Freda L. Wolfson
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
Edward T. Kole, Esq., Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A., Woodbridge
Hon. Lois H. Goodman, U.S.M.J., United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Trenton
Hon. Edward S. Kiel, U.S.M.J., United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark
Hon. Karen M. Williams, U.S.M.J., United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Camden
Deirdre Cooney, Esq., Judicial Law Clerk to Hon. Lisa A. Firko, J.A.D.
Javon Jennings, Re-Entry Program Participant
Lawrence S. Lustberg, Esq., Gibbons, P.C., Newark
Professor David White, Director, Dispute Resolution Program, Seton Hall Law School
Learn everything you need to know to handle Pro Bono matters in Federal Court, including:
- The Essential Tenets for Handling Assigned Pro Bono Cases
- The Appointment Process
- How to Settle Case
- Screening Conflicts
- Logistics in Dealing with an Incarcerated Client
- Handling a Pro Bono Matter in the Covid World
- Ethical Considerations
- Benefits of the Re-Entry Program
- The POP (Drug) Court: What is it and how can you help?
This program will provide you with a lively and interactive opportunity to learn from respected federal judges and practitioners as they examine the ins and outs of handling a pro bono matter in federal court.
Free to attend the presentation of The Simandle Award. Please email Carla Kile at [email protected] for a link to attend the award presentation.
CLE Program General Tuition: $125
CLE Program: Current members of The Association of the Federal Bar Discount: $99
Law Students and Law Clerks: Free
Federal Judges: Free
*The first 15 Young Lawyers (those admitted to practice 5 years or less) that respond to this email will be registered to attend for free. To take advantage of this offer, please email [email protected].
This program has been approved for:
New Jersey CLE – 2.1 credits
New York CLE – 2.0 credits professional practice Pennsylvania CLE – 1.5 substantive ($8 fee- separate check payable to NJICLE must be submitted at program end)
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