Municipal Court College Seminar and Book
March 18, 2013 Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Sheraton Edison Hotel Raritan Center
125 Raritan Center Parkway
Edison, NJ 08837
A guide to handling municipal court matters in your practice and a "crash course" designed to build your skills!
This information-packed program is designed for attorneys who do not concentrate in Municipal Court law, including practitioners seeking to expand into this practice area & attorneys looking to create a niche practice. Seasoned Municipal Court lawyers will learn new skills and obtain CLE credits.
You'll "go back to school" to attend 6 half hour segments and panel discussions that will provide you with a working knowledge of municipal court law basics. You'll quickly be able to represent clients in a wide range of matters you would normally have had to refer to others. Gain confidence in your ability to handle Municipal Court matters. Make an investment in your legal career and get your CLE credits now so you can enjoy your summer.
5:30 Initial client interview; getting retained; dealing with the prosecutor - Plus an update on the conditional dismissal program- Kenneth Vercammen, Esq.
6:05 Driving While Suspended - Damian Scialabba, Esq.
6:35 Drug Cases and DREs - Norma Murgado Prosecutor Elizabeth and Woodbridge
7:15 Assault, Shoplifting and miscellaneous proceedings - William Feingold, Prosecutor Metuchen and Carteret 7:45 DWI/Blood - John Menzel, Esq.
8:15 Alcotest/Ignition Locks/Alcotest Refusal - John Menzel, Esq.
8:45-9 Your Questions Answered
Who should attend: • Criminal law practitioners • Municipal Court law practitioners • Judges & Prosecutors • General practitioners • Litigators • New attorneys • Members of law enforcement
Gain insight and information that will help you represent clients in every aspect of Municipal Court law, including: _• Initial interview getting retained and dealing with the prosecutor_• Driving while suspended_• Drug cases and DRE_• Assault and miscellaneous_• DWI - Blood_• DWI - Alcotest
Speakers Kenneth Vercammen Esq Past NJSBA Municipal Court Practitioner of the Year Past Chair, NJSBA Municipal Court Section
Past GP Solo Section Attorney of the Year
John Menzel, Esq NJSBA Municipal Court Chair
Norma Murgado Chief Prosecutor (Elizabeth) Assistant Prosecutor (Woodbridge)
William D. Feingold, Esq. Prosecutor- Metuchen and Carteret
Damian A. Scialabba, Esq. Past Chair Municipal Court Section
Includes seminar, 400 page book, CD with over 1,000 pages of forms, dinner, coffee, desert
Tuition ranges between $145- $189 depending on NJSBA membership
Seminar # S96200F2
NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE FOR CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
NJICLE, A Division of the NJSBA NJ State Bar Association
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Can't Attend? Earn New Jersey MCLE credits via Audio CDs, Webinars & MP3s.
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Presented in cooperation with the NJSBA Municipal Court Practice Section and the NJSBA Young Lawyers Division
NJ CLE information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 4.0 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 4.0 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in criminal trial law.
Moderator: KENNETH VERCAMMEN & ASSOCIATES, PC
ATTORNEY AT LAW
2053 Woodbridge Ave.
Edison, NJ 08817