Women Litigators' Luncheon

Presented by the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus


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Thursday, May 9, 2019
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Harrah's ResortAtlantic City, NJ

Program Co-Chairs:

Ana Romero-Bosch, Esq.
Brandon J. Broderick, LLC
River Edge, NJ

Jessica Ramirez, Esq.
D'Arcy Johnson Day
Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Openings and Closings: The Do's and Don'ts

Keynote Speaker:
Hon. Lisa Perez Friscia, J.S.C.

Honorable Lisa Perez Friscia, J.S.C. is a Superior Court Judge sitting in Hackensack, New Jersey.  Appointed to the Bench in 2008, she serves in the Civil Division in Bergen County, where she is also assigned to prerogative writs. Judge Friscia has also served in the Criminal and Family Divisions.  She currently serves on the Judicial Education committee and the Minority Concerns Committee.

Prior to her appointment, Judge Friscia was an assistant prosecutor and served as Chief of the Bias Crimes and Gang Task Force, as well as having legal oversight of the Bergen County Police and Fire Academy.  She was also Coordinator of Community Affairs, where she worked on issues facing the community and served as the designated Community Justice Coordinator to the Attorney General’s Office.  Judge Friscia served as a Trustee of the Bergen County Bar Association, is a past President of the Bergen County Bar Association Young Lawyers and is a member of the National Hispanic Bar Association.  

Judge Friscia received her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland and is a graduate of Seton Hall University School of Law.


Women Trial Lawyers’ Caucus Mission:  The NJAJ Women Trial Lawyers’ Caucus seeks to advance the admirable and selfless philosophy in NJAJ’s mission, to provide positive role models as women trial lawyers, to broaden the membership base of NJAJ to include women by informing them of NJAJ’s membership services and mission, to provide a support system of women to network, socialize, form professional relationships and develop female leadership for NJAJ, to provide fellowship and mentorship to newly-licensed female lawyers who embark on a career of trial law, and to uphold the honor and dignity of the legal profession.
The lunch and program are free for those registered for the entire Boardwalk Seminar program. There is a $30 fee for those who wish to attend this program solely. Seating is limited and pre-registration is suggested. All attendees are invited to attend.

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ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Boardwalk Seminar 2019 features 34 seminars over three days. The advantage of this unique format is that you may move from seminar to seminar, hearing different topics as desired and thereby creating a seminar tailored to your specific needs.

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Full-Time Judges, Full-Time Law School Professors, 
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Registration is complimentary for the seminar.
Pre-registration is required.

Course Materials
The seminar course materials will be online for attendees
to download on May 3, 2019.

Onsite/Door Registration: 
An additional $25 will be added to all program fees for onsite registration.

Friday, May 3rd is the last day for a refund (minus $20).
All cancellations must be in writing.

After Friday, cancellations and no shows will receive a credit (minus $20)
automatically good for 1 year for a future seminar or
 an on-demand seminar at www.theCLEstore.org.


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