Partner Elizabeth Sher has been appointed as the president-elect of the Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey for the 2020-21 term. Sher was sworn in at the virtual ceremony held on June 11 and serves as a member of the seven-person executive committee that works with the Executive Director and the Board of Trustees to oversee and guide the Association. Sher will work closely with the current President to support her goals and plans for 2020-21, and will prepare for her own term as President that will commence at the Brennan Reception and Award dinner in June 2021.
The AFBNJ, launched in 1971, was established to allow judges, attorneys in the private bar, and federal law enforcement attorneys to work together to enhance and strengthen professional relationships through dialogue, assistance, and training. For nearly 50 years the AFBNJ has pursued those goals through annual meetings, receptions, and conferences that serve to sustain and enhance the strong ties between the federal Bench and Bar in New Jersey.
Day Pitney Partner Joy Harmon Sperling will present on a panel entitled "How to Navigate Debt Collection Restrictions, Manage Liquidity Challenges, and Reconcile Opposing Demands from Consumers and Investors as a Servicer," at the 27th American Conference Institute National Forum on Residential Mortgage Regulatory Enforcement and Litigation.
Joy Harmon Sperling and Erin Hodgson authored an article, "NJ Supreme Court Affirms Mortgage Assignee's Right to Enforce Lost Note."
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Adam Myron, senior counsel resident in Day Pitney's West Palm Beach office, is running for judge in south Florida.
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On September 10, Day Pitney LLP and Partner Jeffrey Mueller were featured in an article, "Wrestlers Sued the WWE, but Their Lawyer Misbehaved, Facing $500K in Sanctions," published by the Connecticut Law Tribune.
Joshua Cohen was quoted in the American Bar Association Journal, the online publication for the American Bar Association.
Judge Christopher Droney presented a webinar, "Perspectives on Practicing in the Age of COVID-19" for the Holy Cross Lawyers Association (HCLA).