Mitchell Proner is President of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers . He has provided CLE to attorney Bar Associations from Vancouver, Canada, to Sicily, Italy and across most of the Continental United States. He was lead counsel for the victims of the Costa Concordia Shipwreck. He has been nominated by his peers as a “Superlawyer” for eight consecutive years, is a life member of the Multimillion Dollar Advocates Forum, has been selected as one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the American Trial Lawyers Association for six consecutive years.
Founded in the late 1940s and incorporated in 1976, the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ) is headquartered in Trenton, New Jersey. NJAJ is a statewide association of over 2,700 members in private practice and public service, paralegals, law clerks, law students and law school graduates not yet admitted to the bar. NJAJ is dedicated to protecting New Jersey’s families by working to preserve and strengthen the laws for safer products and workplaces, a cleaner environment and quality health care.