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  1. Education: 60%
  2. Guardianship: 20%
  3. Brain Injury: 10%
  4. Discrimination: 5%
  5. Litigation: 5%


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Parles Rekem LLP

675 Morris Avenue
Suite 200
Springfield, NJ, 07081-1037


NYCurrently registered 198803/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Adjunct Professor Excellence AwardStillman School of Business at Seton Hall University2014
Meeting The Challenge AwardAlpine Learning Group2011
Parent and Professional Leaders in Autism201 Magazine2006
Everyday Hero AwardRNN, Cablevision of New Jersey2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerParles Rekem, LLP2014 - Present
ProfessorSeton Hall University- Stillman School of Business1999 - Present
Of CounselJaverbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, LLP2012 - 2014
Of CounselCohn, Lifland, Pearlman, Herrman & Knopf, LLP2005 - 2012
Assistant County Attorney, Child Abuse and Neglect UnitSuffolk County Attorney's Office1988 - 1989
Assistant District Attorney, Sex Crimes/Special Victims BureauKings County District Attorney's Office1987 - 1988
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Jersey State Bar Association, Elder and Disability SectionMember2012 - Present
New Jersey State Bar Association, Labor and Employment SectionMember2009 - Present
New Jersey Special Education Practitioners GroupMember2009 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
New Jersey Lawyer Magazine No. 285/December 2013 School LawServices for Disabled Children: Funding Sources in the State of New Jersey2013
St. John’s Review of Business, Vol. 27, No. 3Sarbanes-Oxley: An Overview of Current Issues and Concerns2007
36 Business Law Review 153Title VII Liability After Ellerth and Farragher: An Employer’s Duty to Conduct Prompt, Thorough and Impartial Investigations of Sexual Harassment Complaints2003
14 Women’s Rights Law Reporter 243Amicus Brief: In the Matter of Baby M1992
Suffolk County Bar AssociationContributing author, “Family Violence Manual”1989
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers, State University of New Jersey School of Law - NewarkLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Hamilton CollegePublic PolicyBA - Bachelor of Arts1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The C.A.P.E CenterHousing for Children and Adults with Developmental Disabilities2014
Northern Highlands Regional High School Special Education Advisory GroupEssential Transition Planning for Adults with Disabilities2014
Autism NJ ConferenceA Model for Developing Housing in New Jersey2014
An Evening of Free Workshops In Honor of Autism Awareness MonthTransitioning to Adult Services2014
SOAR 2013 Annual ConferenceGrasping Legal Strategies for Employers and Employees2013
EPIC SchoolEssential Planning For Adults With Disabilities2013
Autism NJ ConferenceEmployer and Employee Rights and Responsibilities2013
ASPEN 2013 Annual Spring ConferenceEmployment Law and Workplace Protection For Those With ASD2013
Allendale Parents of Children with Special NeedsThe IEP Process2013
The C.A.P.E. CenterThe Americans with Disabilities Act: A Review of Workplace Protections for Persons with Disabilities2012
The C.A.P.E. CenterEssential Planning For Adults With Disabilities2012
NJ ICLEHot Topics in Special Education2012
New Jersey Association for JusticeAutism and Related Disabilities: The Legal Issues You Need To Know2012
“One on One” with Steve AdubatoFeatured on cable program to discuss the critical residential issues facing the disabled in the State of New Jersey2011
ICLE 2011 Administrative Law ForumTransition Law in Special Education2011
Bergen Community College Saturday SeriesThe IEP Process and Legal Rights of Students2011
Autism NJ ConferenceState and Federal Employment Law: Protections for Individuals with Disabilities2011
Upper Saddle River Parents GroupKey Aspects of the IEP Process2010
Parent Support Group, West MilfordGuardianship and Adult Services2010
NJ ICLEEmployment Law for Law Firms2010
JCC MetroWestTransition Services and Securing Adult Services for the Special Education Student2010
Dealing with Autism: the Legal Issues You Need to KnowICLE Moderator2010
Bergen County Bar AssociationDealing with Autism: The Legal Issues You Need to Know2010
Autism: Today’s Workforce, Bergen Community CollegeHow to Find the Perfect Employee2010
Autism NJ ConferenceDiscipline, Bullying and Harassment2010
Parent Support Group, ParamusAccessing Non-Educational Services2009
WSOUThe Do’s and Don’ts of Interviewing2008
Thank God It’s Monday, Pilot Program, WSOUDefining Hostile Work Environment and Workplace Discrimination2006
North Atlantic Regional Business Law Association, Babson CollegeSarbanes-Oxley: A Proposed Survey on Impact and Implementation2006
“To Find the Words”, WABC’s NightlineFeatured on Nightline’s program addressing accessing autism services2005
COSAC’s annual Autism Conference,Accessing Family Support Services2004
North Atlantic Regional Business Law AssociationTitle VII Liability After Ellerth and Farragher: An Employer’s Duty to Conduct Prompt, Thorough and Impartial Investigations of Sexual Harassment Complaints2003
COSAC’s annual Autism Conference,Accessing Family Support Services2003
Educational Lecture Series, Upper Saddle RiverAdvocating for Non-Educational Services for the Autism Community2002
COSAC’s annual Autism ConferenceAccessing Family Support Services2002
9 to 5 National Association of Working Women regional meeting, Bergen County Women’s CenterBasic Employment Rights2002
New Directions for Women, CablevisionThe Biggest Company Secrets2001
COSAC’s annual Autism ConferenceAccessing Family Support Services2001
Women, Work and Careers Conference, Ramapo CollegeDealing with Discrimination in the Workplace2000
Family Support Center of New Jersey Annual ConferenceFamilies Taking Leadership Roles in the Disabilities Community2000