National Mock Trial Competition

Congratulations to West Morris Mendham High School who placed 10th overall in the National High School Mock Trial Competition held in Reno, Nevada. The team racked up wins against Connecticut, Arizona and Iowa.

Rocking the Mock

Students get into the spirit of the NJSBF’s “Rock the Mock” photo booth at the Southern, Northern and Central Regional Mock Trials.

Courtroom Artist Contest

Winners of the 2018 High School Courtroom Artist Contest display their winning entries.

Violence Against Women

Ray Brown moderates the Foundation’s Violence Against Women on College Campuses Update 2018 Program.

Unconscious Bias

Attendees take the Implicit Association Test (IAT) on their laptops at the Foundation’s Why We Bully: Unconscious Bias training. 

Peer Mediation

Student peer mediators assist attendees at the Foundation’s Middle/High School Peer Mediation training

Character Education

Attendees work on drawings for a Respect Quilt at the Foundation’s Elementary Character Education training

Understanding HIB

In an interactive group activity, attendees at the Foundation’s Why We Bully: Understanding HIB Characteristics training, challenge their ideas of stereotypical gender roles.

Talking About Race

In an exercise titled “Privilege Walk,” attendees to the Foundation’s Why We Bully: Talking About Race training learn what privilege means and how it can propel them in front of “the line” or put them behind it.

Law Adventure Program

Middle school students arrive at the New Jersey Law Center to participate in the Foundation’s Law Adventure Program.

Law Fair Program

A “witness” is sworn in at the Foundation’s Law Fair Program.

SAC Workshop

More than 65 educators attended the 2018 Student Assistance Coordinators Workshop.

2018 Law & Disability Issues Conference

Attendees at the Law & Disability Issues Conference listen to the plenary session that focused on medical-legal partnerships. 

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Medal of Honor Countdown






Maria C. Anderson
Vincent J. Apruzzese
Hon. Marie White Bell
Rebecca Benjamin
Tamara J. Britt
Thomas F. Campion
Stacy Cozewith
Thomas Curtin
Rebecca Donington
Eli L. Eytan

Jeremy Farrell
Susan A. Feeney

Kathleen N. Fennelly
William Ferreira
Francia Fiore
Thomas Fischer
Norberto A. Garcia
Marc Garfinkle
L. Anthony Gibson
Alan Gould
Lori Grifa
Sharon Hallanan
Janice Heinold
Robert B. Hille
Craig J. Hubert
Cynthia Jacob

Hon. Lisa James-Beavers
Hon. Camille Kenny
Charles J. X. Kahwaty
William J. Kane
John Krayniak

Anthony LaBue
Susan and Peter Lederman
Roberta Lee
Raymond S. Londa
Diana C. Manning
Thomas J. Manzo
Hon. Hany A. Mawla
Timothy F. McGoughran
William Mergner Jr.
Carole Moore
Nancy Mulhern
Brian J. Neary
Lynn F. Newsome
Kathleen M. Peregoy
J.J. Pierson
John Pjeternikaj
William J. Pollinger
Wayne J. Positan
Thomas H. Prol
Jason D. Navarino
Joseph P. Rem
Kenneth Rempell
Hon. Joseph H. Rodriguez

John Schaffer
Melissa Baggitt Scott
Sheryl Seiden
Patty Shwartz
Diane K. Smith
Jacquelyn Spagnolo
Mary A. Stokes
Evelyn Storch
Margaret Leggett Tarver

Hon. Peter G. Verniero
Robert C. Ward
Michael D. Weinraub
Michael and Barbara Wildstein
Kimberly Yonta
James Youngelson

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