Highlights of NJMLA's accomplishments and initiatives over the past term.
The New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law bestows Professional Lawyer of the Year Awards to NJMLA member, Ehsan F. Chowdhry;October 22, 2015
The New Jersey Supreme Court has appointed NJMLA members to several committees, including Women in the Courts, Minority Concerns, and Civil Model Jury Charges;
The New Jersey State Bar Association has also appointed NJMLA members to several important committees, including Diversity, Membership, and New Jersey Lawyer Editorial Board.
“Pathways to the Federal Judiciary” with sister specialty bar associations and the NJSBA, on October 20, 2010;October 20, 2010
Letter to County Bar Associations Urging Approval of NJSBA’s Proposed Bylaw Amendment seeking greater diversity in the NJSBA’s Board of Trustees.October 22, 2010
Legal Services of New Jersey’s and Passaic County Bar Association’s foreclosure-defense seminar.November 30, 2010 and on January 27, 2011
Seton Hall’s Second Annual Diversity Banquet Cocktail Reception.
NJSBA President Rick Steen’s 2011 Diversity Summit.March 16, 2011
NJSBA Member Reception event.March 16, 2011
CAMP’s Fourth Leadership Summit.April 2, 2011
“The Impossible Islamic State” presented by Columbia University Professor, Wael Hallaq.
“A Question of Individual Rights: What has society gained or lost since Sept. 11?” at the NJSBA’s 2011 Annual Convention.
Letter to the President Barack H. Obama seeking the removal of hurdles to charitable giving by Muslims since 9/11.
Letters to Senate and Congressional leaders regarding the inflammatory nature of Representative Peter King’s hearings on “radicalization of the American Muslim community and homegrown terrorism.”February 1, 2011 and June 15, 2011