Published on: April 18, 2017

William M. Tambussi Inducted Into The International Academy Of Trial Lawyers

The International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL) recently inducted Brown & Connery, LLP partner William M. Tambussi as a Fellow.  The ceremony took place on April 8, 2017, in San Diego, California.  Fellowship in IATL is one of the highest honors a trial lawyer can receive as IATL limits membership to 500 Fellows in the United States. Tambussi is one of twenty-two Fellows from New Jersey. Chartered in 1954 to facilitate the administration of justice, promote the rule of law internationally and elevate the standards of integrity, honor and courtesy in the legal profession, IATL selects only those lawyers who have demonstrated excellence in courtroom advocacy throughout their careers. Each Fellow is meticulously and extensively evaluated by judges and other trial lawyers in his jurisdiction and has been highly recommended by them as possessing the qualifications for induction into the IATL.

Tambussi is also a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has been certified as a Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. He has served as a member of the N.J. Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Expedited Civil Actions, a member of the U.S. Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel for the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (2002, 2017), Camden Vicinage and a Commissioner of the Camden County Board of Elections. In 2015, he was the recipient of the James J. McLaughlin Award, an award presented annually by the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Civil Trial Bar Section to an attorney and/or judge recognized for demonstrating civility, legal competence and professionalism in the practice of civil trial law. Tambussi presently serves on the Rutgers University Board of Governors having been appointed in 2014.

Tambussi concentrates his practice in labor and employment law, complex civil litigation, professional liability litigation and governmental affairs. He has an active trial and appellate practice in the federal and state courts in New Jersey.

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Source: Tambussi Inducted Into The International Academy Of Trial Lawyers
Published on: February 21, 2017

Shawn C. Huber, Esq. to speak at “Plaintiff’s Personal Injury from Start to Finish” in Philadelphia on April 28, 2017

The program will cover critical techniques and strategies in handling personal injury matters.  It is sponsored by National Business Institute (NBI) and provides CLE credit in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York.  To register, complete the form located at https://goo.gl/KZ58ir.

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Source: National Business Institute
Published on: February 17, 2017

Christine O’Hearn, Esq. to speak at “Insights into Federal Practice: Perspectives from the Bench and Bar”, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey on February 24, 2017

As part of the Brown Bag Lunch Series, the “Insights into Federal Practice: Perspectives from the Bench and Bar” program on February 24, 2017 will feature panelists, Hon. Noel L. Hillman, Hon. Ann Marie Donio, Hon. Joel  Schneider, and Christine P. O’Hearn, Esq. The program is sponsored by the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey. The program is free and provides 1.8 hours of CLE credit. To register, complete the form located at http://www.njd.uscourts.gov/news/friday-february-24-2017-insights-federal-practice-perspectives-bench-and-bar-camden.

Flyer- BB 2-24-17

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Source: USDC-DNJ Brown Bag Lunch Series: Insights into Federal Practice: Perspectives of the Bench and Bar
Published on: February 14, 2017

Tambussi to Serve on Magistrate Selection Committee

William M. Tambussi has been selected by Chief Judge Jerome B. Simandle as one of eight members to serve on the Merit Selection Panel to consider the reappointment of U.S. Magistrate Judge Karen M. Williams, whose term is due to expire in April of this year. As part of this important process, Tambussi will consider comments received from members of the bar and the public, and participate in the determination of whether Magistrate Judge Williams should be recommended by the Panel for reappointment to a new eight year term by the Court. Tambussi previously served on the Merit Selection Panel in 2002.

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Source: Tambussi to Serve on Magistrate Selection Committee
Published on: April 4, 2016

Brown & Connery Acquires Boutique Workers’ Compensation Firm Freeman Huber Sacks Brennan & Fingerman

“We are very pleased that the Freeman firm has agreed to join Brown & Connery,” said Stephen J. DeFeo, Brown & Connery’s managing partner.

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Source: LinkedIn
Published on: September 15, 2016

Brown & Connery hosts training for the SJLS Children’s Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Project

Yesterday, Brown & Connery, LLP in Westmont hosted a training for the SJLS Children’s Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Project.

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Source: South Jersey Legal Services, Inc.