For immediate release: December 1, 2008
For further information contact: Winnie Comfort or Tammy Kendig
The Supreme Court of New Jersey and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey will co-host a swearing-in ceremony for new attorneys in the Patriots' Theater at the Trenton War Memorial on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at 10 a.m.
Reporters and photographers are invited to attend.
Chief Justice Stuart Rabner will offer opening remarks and grant a Motion of Admittance to the Bar of the State of New Jersey, made by Peggy Sheehan Knee, Esq., president of the New Jersey Bar Association. Chief Judge Garrett E. Brown Jr. will grant a Motion of Admittance to the Bar of the United States District Court, District of New Jersey, made by Dennis J. Drasco, Esq., president of the Association of the Federal Bar of the State of New Jersey.
Supreme Court Associate Justice Jaynee LaVecchia will offer remarks on behalf of both courts. Additional speakers will include Bar President Knee and Melville D. Miller Jr., Esq., President of Legal Services of New Jersey.