25th Anniversary of the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law

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Celebrating 25 Years of the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law



 

Celebrating 25 Years of the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism: Reflecting on the Principles of Professionalism Today and for the Future  
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Join us November 18 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law as a panel of representatives from each of the groups comprising the commission discuss their own experiences with professionalism and apply the commission’s Principles of Professionalism to today’s practice. Whether a lawyer is dealing with clients, other counsel or the court — or judges are interacting with counsel or litigants — adherence to standards of professional responsibility and a broad respect for the law are necessary components for an enlightened and effective system of justice. Hear from the esteemed members of our panel about how to maintain the utmost professional integrity and courtesy in and out of the courtroom; how to effectively mentor and model professionalism for your new associates; and what resources are available to help you when you are faced with unprofessional situations.
 
Speakers:
Karol Corbin Walker, Chair, Commission on Professionalism in the Law, moderator
Hon. Barry T. Albin, Associate Justice, New Jersey Supreme Court
Hon. Freda L. Wolfson, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
David Lopez, Co-Dean, Rutgers Law School-Newark
Kimberly M. Mutcherson, Co-Dean, Rutgers Law School-Camden
Kathleen M. Boozang, Dean, Seton Hall Law School
Kimberly A. Yonta, President, New Jersey State Bar Association
Charles J. Hollenbeck, former Executive Director, New Jersey Commission on Professionalism
 
Registration fee: $25
NJ 1.4 ethics credits
NY and PA 1.0 ethics credit each  

Download the program materials here.
 


 
OTHER ANNIVERSARY HIGHLIGHTS
   
Read about the history of the Commission on Professionalism here
   
See a timeline of milestones here
   
Hear from Past Commission chairs and award recipients:
NJCOP's Greatest Achievements
What Professionalism Means
Professionalism Tips
   
See the Commission’s 25 Tips for 25 Years

 
 

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