Gaylord Installed as Mercer Bar President

 Shown, from left: Gaylord and Superior Court Judge Charles Delehey, who swore in the officers and trustees.

Samuel Gaylord, a partner with Gaylord Popp in Trenton, was sworn in as president of the Mercer County Bar Association on Jan. 24 at John Henry’s Stone Terrace in Hamilton. The other officers are Dottie Bolinski, Drinker Biddle & Reath, president-elect; Assistant Mercer County Prosecutor Michelle Gasparian, vice president; Colleen Crocker, Zirulnik & Sherlock, DeMille, treasurer; and Robert Lytle, Szaferman Lakind Blumstein & Blader, secretary. Sworn in as trustees for 2013-2015 were Assistant Mercer County Prosecutor John Carbonara; Robin Echevarria; John Eory, Stark & Stark; Kimberly Gandy Jinks; and Brian Shea, Freeman, Barton, Huber & Sacks.

Middlesex Bar Makes Lunches for Soup Kitchen

Shown, from left, front row, seated: Fee O’Brien, Eleanor Geller, Janice Chapin, Daria Venezia and Brook Barry; second row, standing: Superior Court Judge John Jorgensen, Meena Hana, Elliot Solop, Larry Bethea, retired Superior Court Judge Glenn Berman, Marc Rogoff, Jerry Cholewka, Superior Court Judge Deborah Venezia, Andrew Wu, Patrick Heller, Selena Hung and Bar President Renee Anthony.

Middlesex County Bar Association members and friends made 100 bagged lunches for Elijah’s Promise Soup Kitchen on Feb. 6 at the Middlesex County Courthouse in New Brunswick.

Drinker Volunteers at Local Food Bank

 Shown, from left, front row: Barbara Mass, Patti Vaccaro, Barbara Heimrich, Lorraine Jamieson, Florence Gerould, Sara Victor and Melissa Crump; second row: Scott Lindabury, Karen Delano, Matthew Gately, Kevin Porcher and Kathleen Bonelli.

Drinker Biddle & Reath staff and lawyers volunteered on Jan. 22 at the Interfaith Food Pantry in Morris Plains, an event coordinated by the firm’s Sunshine Committee.

Burlington Bar ‘Demystifies’ Chancery Practice

 Shown, from left: Harold Cohen, Dilworth Paxson; Ocean County Superior Court Judge Frank Buczynski; Thomas Muccifori, Archer & Greiner; Burlington County Superior Court Judge Karen Suter; Middlesex County Superior Court Judge Glenn Berman; Thomas Scattergood, Scattergood Law Firm; and Elizabeth Hampton, Fox Rothschild.

The Burlington County Bar Association’s General Equity Section held its annual "Demystifying Chancery Practice" seminar on Jan. 31 at the Double Tree Hilton in Mount Laurel.