OUR OFFICERS

PRESIDENT:  Joseph M. Casello
PRESIDENT ELECT: 
Christine G. Hanlon
FIRST VICE PRESIDENT:  Lynn E. Staufenberg
SECOND VICE PRESIDENT:  F. Bradford Batcha
Treasurer:  M. Scott Tashjy
Secretary:  Patricia B. Adams

OUR TRUSTEES

Paul H. Frankel, In Perpetuum
John F. DeBartolo, In Perpetuum

2022

Erik Anderson
Richard P. Lomurro
Steven E. Nelson

 

2021

Bunce Atkinson
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen
Matthew A. Cohen

2020

Kimberly M. Gilhooly
John G. Hoyle, III
James J. Uliano
Sean J. Brennan
Ronald T. Catelli
Amanda Dalton Clark
Michael D. Fitzgerald
Greg S. Gargulinski
Christopher Gramiccioni
Van Lane
Craig S. Laughlin
Loryn M. Lawson
Lani M. Lombardi
Richard Sanvenero, Jr.
Thomas F. Shebell, III
Amanda F. Wolf

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Brian E. Ansell

Executive Director

Tracey A. Settipane

 Administrative Assistant

JoAnne M. Boyle

 

NJ State Bar Association

James M. Newman, Trustee

OUR COMMITTEES 

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Thomas W. Cavanagh, Jr., JSC (ret.), Chair

1 Year Term
Jessica S. Allen
Mary Catherine Cuff [r]
Ira E. Kreizman, J.S.C. ( ret.)
Lawrence M. Lawson AJSC (ret.)
Louis F. Locascio (ret.)
Norman J. Peer JSC (ret.)
Noel S. Tonneman
Bette E. Uhrmacher, JSC(ret.)
Douglas J. Widman

ARBITRATION COMMITTEE

Patricia B. Adams, Chair
Peter C. Lucas, Chair

1 Year Term
Nicholas C. Caliendo
William P. LaRosa
Gary E. Linderoth
Norman J. Peer JSC (ret.)
Thomas F. Shebell III

BLOOD BANK

Sarah Martynowski, Chair
Erik Anderson, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Steven M. Gabor
Toby Grabelle
Robin Jill Schneider

2 Year Term
Jonathan H. Lomurro
Lynn E. Staufenberg
Elizabeth Trottier

3 Year Term
Kimberly M. Gilhooly
Van W. Lane
Mark F. Saker

BY-LAWS

Carol J. Truss, Chair
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Ronald T. Catelli
Steven E. Nelson
Anne J. O’Connor

2 Year Term
Erik Anderson
Craig S. Laughlin
Noel S. Tonneman

3 Year Term
Vincent P. Manning
M. Scott Tashjy
Charles J. Uliano

CHANCERY PRACTICE COMMITTEE

Ronald T. Catelli, Chair
James A. Paone III, Chair
John G. Hoyle III, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
F. Patrick Accisano
Frederick P. Niemann
Samantha Stillo

2 Year Term
Bunce D. Atkinson
Joel Kreizman
Lawrence H. Shapiro

3 Year Term
Joseph J. Colao, Jr.
Lynn E. Staufenberg
Michael T. Warshaw

CIVIL PRACTICE

Thomas F. Shebell III, Chair
Brian E. Ansell, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Eric D. Brophy
James A. Paone III
Joseph Petrillo

2 Year Term
Erik Anderson
Robert C. Fernicola
David J. Leone

3 Year Term
Steven L. Fox
Russell J. Malta
Vincent P. Manning

COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION LAW

Ronald T. Catelli, Chair
Loryn M. Lawson, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Daniel Barros
Eric D. Brophy
Michael R. Butler
Melissa A. Clarke
Warren Evan Hare
Brian H. Harvey
Marc A. Leckstein
Loren Rosenberg Lightman
David S. Messer
Joseph Petrillo
Joyce Raspa
Danielle E. Reid
Jason N. Sena
Lawrence H. Shapiro
Jason A. Volet

COURT HOUSE FACILITIES COMMITTEE

Christine Giordano Hanlon, Chair
Thomas J. Smith, III, Chair
Steven E. Nelson, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
William J. Connelly, III
Van W. Lane
Anthony J. Mellaci, Jr., [ret.]

2 Year Term
Erik Anderson
Michael D. Fitzgerald
Lawrence M. Lawson AJSC (ret.)

3 Year Term
Brian E. Ansell
Toby Grabelle
Scott M. McPherson

CRIMINAL PRACTICE

Christopher J. Decker, Chair
Steven E. Nelson, Chair
Sean Joseph Brennan, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
R. Diane Aifer
Christopher J. Gramiccioni
James J. Uliano

2 Year Term
Van W. Lane
Anthony J. Mellaci, Jr., [ret.]
Peter M. O’Mara

3 Year Term
Edward M. Neafsey
John Jay Perrone
Crystal Ullrich

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

Robert M. Schechter, Chair

1 Year Term
Kenneth L. Aron
F. Bradford Batcha
Kevin M. Clark
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen
Matthew A. Cohen
Barry Lewin
Jonathan H. Lomurro
Diane Dunn McKay
Jonathan Rudnick

DIVERSITY COMMITTEE

Patricia B. Adams, Chair
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Joy Anderson
Kristine M. Carranceja-Gurski
Rachel Flanagan Creighton
Justin M. English
Mark T. Gabriel
Christine Giordano Hanlon
Corinne L. McCann Trainor
Emeka Nkwuo
Thomas H. Prol
Edwin J. Wu

ELDER LAW

Lynn E. Staufenberg, Chair
Lani Lombardi, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Frank J. Fischer
John G. Hoyle III
Mary Pat Magee

2 Year Term
Barbara L. Birdsall
Suzana Hot
Kenneth J. Lackey

3 Year Term
Christina D. Hardman O’Neal
Stacey Crowell Maiden
Frederick P. Niemann

ENTERTAINMENT

Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Chair
James J. Uliano, Chair
Douglas J. Kovats, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Sean F. Byrnes
Christopher T. Campbell
Malcolm V. Carton
Ronald T. Catelli
Jennifer Stone Hall
Eric Harrison
Kerry E. Higgins
Thomas Jannarone
Richard M. Keil
Alton D. Kenney
David A. Krenkel
Lisa C. Krenkel
Allison A. Krilla
Lani Lombardi
Jonathan H. Lomurro
Richard P. Lomurro
Russell J. Malta
Anthony J. Mellaci, Jr., [ret.]
Peter M. O’Mara
Victoria E. Paone
Stacey Lynn Selem-Antonucci
Lynn E. Staufenberg
Noel S. Tonneman

FAMILY LAW

Howard A. Bachman, Chair
Stephanie Palo, Chair
Lynn E. Staufenberg, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Jordan Gale
James M. Newman
Noel S. Tonneman

2 Year Term
Peter C. Paras
Robin Jill Schneider
Andrea B. White

3 Year Term
John P. Paone, Jr.
Ryan Russell
Richard Sanvenero, Jr

FINANCE & BUDGET

M. Scott Tashjy, Chair
F. Bradford Batcha, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Erik Anderson
Gary P. McLean
Lynn E. Staufenberg

2 Year Term
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen
Richard M. Keil
Richard P. Lomurro

3 Year Term
Michael G. Celli, Jr.
Kimberly M. Gilhooly
James M. Newman

GENERAL COUNCIL

Lynn E. Staufenberg, Chair
Lani Lombardi, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Malcolm V. Carton
Ronald T. Catelli
Christina D. Hardman O’Neal
Richard M. Keil
Samantha Keown
Richard P. Lomurro
Carrie A. Lumi
James M. McGovern, Jr.
Martin J. McGreevy
Gary P. McLean
Anne J. O’Connor
Charles J. Uliano

GENERAL WELFARE OF MEMBERSHIP

Thomas J. Smith, III, Chair
Amanda K. Dalton Clark, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
John T. Bazzurro
Paul E. Newell
Jason L. Wyatt

2 Year Term
I. Mark Cohen
Paula Garra Sawyer
Kathleen R. Wall

3 Year Term
Paul M. Griffin
Richard M. Keil
Jonathan Rudnick

GOLF OUTING

James D. Carton, IV, Chair
Derrick A. Scenna, Chair
Bunce D. Atkinson, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Mitchell J. Ansell
Robert S. Bonney, Jr.
Michael G. Celli, Jr.
Mario J. Delano
Paul V. Fernicola
Bruce P. Fromer
Kerry E. Higgins
Kenneth J. Lackey
Craig S. Laughlin
David A. Laughlin
Patrick J. Masterpalo
Nicole McFarland
Timothy F. McGoughran
Gary P. McLean
Eugene Melody III
Bettina Munson
Peter J. Rosa
Richard Sanvenero, Jr

JUDICIAL AND PROSECUTORIAL APPOINTMENTS

Gregory S. Baxter, Chair

1 Year Term
Mitchell J. Ansell
Joseph J. Colao, Jr.
Gregory R. Milne
Lynn E. Staufenberg

2 Year Term
James D. Carton, IV
Kerry E. Higgins
Charles F. Shaw, III

3 Year Term
Douglas J. Kovats
Craig S. Laughlin
Charles J. Uliano

JUVENILE LAW

Richard P. Lomurro, Chair
Greg S. Gargulinski, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Joy Anderson
Sean Joseph Brennan
Tara Breslow
Christopher T. Campbell
Carl Danziger
James Fagen
Mark T. Gabriel
Ian Goldman
Richard M. Keil
Jonathan H. Lomurro
Thomas H. Martin
Vernon McGowen, Jr.
Charles M. Moriarty
Jennifer Presti
Sidney P. Rossi
Barry J. Serebnick
Jason A. Volet
Adam J. Weisberg
Elizabeth A. Williams

LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LAW

Douglas S. Bramley, Chair
Loryn M. Lawson, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Sanford D. Brown
Christopher Leddy
John M. O’Connor

2 Year Term
Michael H. Ansell
Christopher J, Mitchell
Richard J. Shaklee

3 Year Term
Nancy S. Martin
Corinne L. McCann Trainor
Russell J. McEwan

LAW OFFICE MANAGEMENT & TECHNOLOGY

Jonathan Rudnick, Chair
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
F. Bradford Batcha
William J. Connelly, III
Christopher Leddy

2 Year Term
Michael V. Benedetto
Michael J. Gross
James A. Paone III

3 Year Term
Joy Anderson
Jonathan H. Lomurro
Gregory R. Milne

LAWYER REFERRAL PROGRAM

Peter C. Lucas, Chair
Amanda Wolf, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Joy Anderson
Nicholas C. Caliendo
Christopher T. Campbell
Suzana Hot
Richard M. Keil
Kelly A. Krail
Hunt A. Parry
Jenna Shapiro
Lawrence H. Shapiro
Charles F. Shaw, III
Thomas J. Smith, III
Todd Wallman
Michael J. Wenning
Douglas J. Widman
Randolph H. Wolf
Erik K. Yngstrom

LEGAL EDUCATION

John F. DeBartolo, Chair
James J. Uliano, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Tara Breslow
William A. Despo
Elissa A. Perkins

2 Year Term
Mary Catherine Cuff [r]
Richard M. Keil
Vincent P. Manning

3 Year Term
Barry Lewin
Paul E. Newell
James F. Weber

MEETINGS & PROGRAMS

Randolph H. Wolf, Chair
Amanda K. Dalton Clark, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen
Nicole McFarland
Erik K. Yngstrom

2 Year Term
Matthew A. Cohen
Elissa A. Perkins
Ryan Russell

3 Year Term
Kimberly M. Gilhooly
Christina D. Hardman O’Neal
Amanda Wolf

MEMBERSHIP

Richard B. Ansell, Chair
Craig S. Laughlin, Chair
James J. Uliano, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen
Kimberly M. Gilhooly
Elissa A. Perkins

2 Year Term
Michael L. Detzky
Nicole McFarland
M. Scott Tashjy

3 Year Term
Lani Lombardi
John R. Tatulli
Abby Webb

MOCK TRIAL

Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Chair

1 Year Term
Erik Anderson
Amanda K. Dalton Clark
Mark T. Gabriel
Kimberly M. Gilhooly
Christopher J. Gramiccioni
Alexa N. Joyce
Van W. Lane
Richard P. Lomurro
Nicole McFarland
Steven E. Nelson
Elissa A. Perkins
Crystal Ullrich

MUNICIPAL COURT

Scott J. Basen, Chair
Thomas J. Smith, III, Chair
James M. Newman, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Jordan Gale
Richard M. Keil
Amanda Wolf

2 Year Term
Steven E. Nelson
Peter M. O’Mara
Adam J. Weisberg

3 Year Term
Michael G. Celli, Jr.
Michael B. Steib
Tara Walsh

PAST PRESIDENTS

Brian E. Ansell, Chair
Douglas J. Kovats, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
John F. DeBartolo
Timothy F. McGoughran
James A. Paone III

2 Year Term
Ronald T. Catelli
Craig S. Laughlin
Peter C. Lucas

3 Year Term
Kerry E. Higgins
Thomas J. Smith, III
Carol J. Truss

PROBATE & ESTATE ADMINISTRATION

Christina D. Hardman O’Neal, Chair
John G. Hoyle III, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
F. Patrick Accisano
Barbara L. Birdsall
Mary Pat Magee

2 Year Term
Dana A. Bennett
Andrew J. DeMaio
Douglas J. Widman

3 Year Term
Frank J. Fischer
Suzana Hot
Lynn E. Staufenberg

PROFESSIONALISM

John F. DeBartolo, Chair
William A. Despo, Chair
Erik Anderson, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Kristine M. Carranceja-Gurski
Allison A. Krilla
Michael T. Warshaw

2 Year Term
Scott J. Basen
Rachel Flanagan Creighton
Corinne L. McCann Trainor

3 Year Term
Justin M. English
Joyce Hilary
Stephanie Palo

PUBLICATIONS & SOCIAL MEDIA

Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Chair
Amanda K. Dalton Clark, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
William A. Despo
Jason N. Sena
M. Scott Tashjy

2 Year Term
Elissa A. Perkins
Jonathan Rudnick
Amanda Wolf

3 Year Term
Joy Anderson
Theresa Julian
Stephanie Palo

REAL ESTATE & LAND DEVELOPMENT

F. Bradford Batcha, Chair
Christine Giordano Hanlon, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
F. Patrick Accisano
Michael B. Steib
Carol J. Truss

2 Year Term
Michael V. Benedetto
Matthew A. Cohen
Gregory W. Vella

3 Year Term
John B. Anderson III
Rhonda J. Eiger
Joyce Raspa

RESOLUTIONS & MEMORIALS

Christopher J. Decker, Chair
Steven E. Nelson, Chair
Sean Joseph Brennan, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
R. Diane Aifer
Christopher J. Gramiccioni
James J. Uliano

2 Year Term
Van W. Lane
Anthony J. Mellaci, Jr., [ret.]
Peter M. O’Mara

3 Year Term
Edward M. Neafsey
John Jay Perrone
Crystal Ullrich

SPECIAL CIVIL PART

I. Mark Cohen, Chair
Michael D. Mirne, Chair
Thomas F. Shebell III, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Lani Lombardi
Jason N. Sena
Ralph D. Tawil

2 Year Term
Kristine M. Bergman
Russell P. Goldman
Adam B. Sklar

3 Year Term
Gregory S. Baxter
Paul E. Newell
Joseph Petrillo

SPECIAL EVENTS

Christine Giordano Hanlon, Chair
Carol J. Truss, Chair
Ronald T. Catelli, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Amanda K. Dalton Clark
John F. DeBartolo
Kimberly M. Gilhooly
Christina Vassilion Harvey
Suzana Hot
Alexa N. Joyce
Loryn M. Lawson
Timothy F. McGoughran
J. Patrick McMorrow
James M. Newman
Andrea B. White

TAXATION

Theodore M. David, Chair
Andrew J. DeMaio, Chair
Bunce D. Atkinson, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Dana A. Bennett
Blake R. Laurence
Jason L. Wyatt

2 Year Term
Robert I. Aufsesser
Edward C. Eastman, Jr.
Ernest H. Ehling, Jr.

3 Year Term
Frank J. Crupi
Thomas F. Kelly
Lani Lombardi

UNAUTHORIZED PRACTICE OF LAW

M. Scott Tashjy, Chair
Douglas J. Kovats, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Robert Greco
Loryn M. Lawson
Anthony V. Locascio

2 Year Term
John L. Bonello
Anthony J. Mellaci, Jr., [ret.]
Thomas J. Smith, III

3 Year Term
Justin M. English
Vincent P. Manning
Michael T. Warshaw

WORKERS' COMPENSATION

Samantha Keown, Chair
M. Scott Tashjy, Chair
Thomas F. Shebell III, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Kenneth W. Chamlin
Robert A. Olkowitz
Amanda Wolf

2 Year Term
Edward J. Ahearn
Cornelius W. Daniel, III
Belle L. Pretter

3 Year Term
Lora U. Campbell
John J. LoSordo
Andrew M. Smith, Jr., J.W.C. ( R )

YOUNG LAWYERS

Kimberly M. Gilhooly, Chair
Richard Sanvenero, Jr, Chair
Amanda Wolf, Trustee Representative

1 Year Term
Alexa N. Joyce
Jason N. Sena
Crystal Ullrich

2 Year Term
Amanda K. Dalton Clark
Victoria E. Paone
Samantha Stillo

3 Year Term
Mackenzie A. Deleon
Gregory L. Grossman
Peter J. Rosa