June 1, 2011
Norris McLaughlin, P.A.
721 Route 202-206
P.O. Box 5933
Bridgewater, NJ 08807-5933
Contact: Edward C. Miller, Jr.
Chief Marketing Officer
(908) 722-0700 x4224
Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Welcomes Two Summer Associates
Bridgewater, NJ (June 1, 2011) – The Bridgewater-based law firm, Norris McLaughlin, P.A., is pleased to welcome Julie M. Macomb and Elyse J. Feldman as the firm’s 2011 summer associates. Macomb will be based in the Pennsylvania office while Feldman will be based in the New Jersey office.
The Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Summer Associate Program provides all participants with a realistic view of practicing law at the firm. Summer associates work on diverse projects, which reflect the range of work that would actually be encountered by new associates. These projects typically involve research, drafting, and participation in client interviews, litigation proceedings and exposure to most phases of the practice. Summer associates at Norris McLaughlin, P.A. are encouraged to attend depositions, motion hearings, negotiations and client meetings and are offered the opportunity to be the lead attorney in pro bono litigation matters in connection with a program co-sponsored by New Jersey Legal Services and the New Jersey State Bar Association.
The Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Summer Associate Program also provides a realistic look at the firm’s culture. In addition to projects and luncheons, the summer associate calendar of events includes social events that acquaint them with the firm’s day-to-day environment. By the summer’s end, summer associates will know what life at Norris McLaughlin, P.A. is like, in addition to having gained invaluable legal training and experience.
Feldman, a resident of Bedminster, NJ, is currently a law student at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York, NY where she received a Dean’s Merit Scholarship and is a member of the Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution. She received her B.S. in Hotel and Restaurant Administration with a Concentration in Law from Cornell University in 2009 and graduated with distinction. Feldman was a founding member of the Hospitality Law Society. As a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Paul W. Armstrong of the New Jersey Superior Court, Criminal Division, Feldman gained legal experience researching statutory provisions and case law on pretrial intervention (PTI) requirements and drafting decisions of the court for PTI appeals.
A resident of Macungie, PA, Macomb attends Widener University School of Law. In 2010, Macomb received her B.A., magna cum laude, in Criminology/Criminal Justice and French Language/Literature with a minor in Terrorism Studies from the University of Maryland, where she was honored as a Dean’s Scholar. Macomb worked as a Communications Directorate at the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) in Washington D.C. as well as an Ecotage Terrorism Research Assistant with the Global Terrorism Database in College Park, MD.