Speakers Bureau

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation offers a free Speakers Bureau, where volunteer attorneys address school, community and senior citizens groups throughout the state on numerous areas of the law. Attorneys typically speak for approximately 60 minutes, including time for questions. Please allow at least 60 days for the arrangement of your request and be flexible on the date.

Attention Attorneys: If you would like to volunteer for the NJSBF’s Speakers Bureau, we would love to have you. To fill out the Attorney Volunteer Form, click here. For questions, contact Tabitha Rodriguez at 732-937-7528 or [email protected].

If you are interested in obtaining a speaker, please complete the following:






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Desired Topic (required)

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(required) If you have a specific date in mind, please indicate, but flexibility is appreciated. The more flexible the date, the more likely we can obtain a speaker for you.

(required) Please specify AM or PM; i.e., 3 to 4 p.m.

(required) i.e., 45 minutes. Typically attorneys speak for no more than 1 hour, including time for questions.

(required) i.e., school auditorium; senior center; etc.

Size of Audience: (required)

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Comments on Speakers Bureau….

“The speaker conveyed a warmth that made it easy for my students to listen and interact with him in a way that made his talk (and shared knowledge) well received by the student audience (8th graders).”
Josephine Brasile

Warren Middle School

“Thank you for helping to organize this talk. It is truly a wonderful service that you offer to the community and I hope we will be able to engage another speaker again soon.”
Will Haggis

Washington Township Public Libary

“Mr. Garcia knows how to share knowledge! Every person in the audience was attentive. The students felt comfortable asking questions.”
Patrick Brady

North Bergen School District

“The speaker did a great job, bringing in activities to keep the students engaged.”
Melissa Price

Penns Grove Carneys Point Regional School District

“Our patrons loved the program! Thank you!”
Therese McClachrie

Riverdale Public Library

“Ms. De Appolonio was an exemplary and informative speaker. Her relaxed and confident speaking style was not only inclusive and welcoming to our students, but also left most of them feeling most empowered  and enlightened as to what their rights and responsibilities are under the law. Thank you NJSBF!.”
Monica Goncalves

Linden High School

“The speaker was dynamic and eloquent. He instructed an attentive audience on basic consumer protection for almost 90 minutes and fielded questions after his talk.”
Alfred Encarnacion

The Stratford Public Library