Municipal Court College Seminar and Book March 18, 2013

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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.

Program Agenda:

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



NJICLE, A Division of the NJSBA NJ State Bar Association

(732) 214-8500

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Can't Attend? Earn New Jersey MCLE credits via Audio CDs, Webinars & MP3s.

Order your audio package and earn New Jersey MCLE credits at your convenience.

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.



2053 Woodbridge Ave.

Edison, NJ 08817

(Phone) 732-572-0500

(Fax) 732-572-0030

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