Member News — Riker Danzig Partner Stuart M. Lederman Reappointed as Statewide Chair for the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Character
July 25th, 2018
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP is pleased to announce that the Supreme Court of New Jersey has reappointed partner Stuart Lederman to an additional three-year term as a member of the Committee on Character, and as the Statewide Chair for the Committee on Character for an additional one-year term.
The New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Character determines the fitness to practice law of each candidate for admission to the bar of the State of New Jersey on the basis of personal record and reputation of each candidate and, following such review, to certify as to such fitness to the Supreme Court or withhold such certification.
Lederman’s practice encompasses a broad range of legal matters in Riker Danzig’s Litigation and Governmental Affairs departments. He regularly represents clients in construction, real estate, eminent domain, and civil litigation matters. He has a significant professional liability practice, defending architects and engineers and advising lawyers on ethics matters. Lederman also represents government agencies and advises the agencies in day-to-day operations.