You are invited to join the C. Willard Heckel Inn of Court at Rutgers Law School. The Inn brings together justices, judges, trial attorneys, members of the bar, and Rutgers Law School students to enhance their skills and focus on emerging and important issues facing the bar and bench. The Inn’s core focus is on criminal and related civil practice in both the federal and state court systems.
The Inn's first meeting is on September 14, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:05 p.m. This meeting will be a panel discussion of challenging ethical issues that face criminal practitioners. The speakers will include Hon. Walter Timpone, Associate Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court; Hon. Alberto Rivas, the Assignment Judge for Middlesex County; John M. Fietkiewicz, Counsel to the U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey; and Jeffrey D. Smith, president of the Inn and partner at DeCotiis, FitzPatrick, Cole & Giblin, LLP.