Mark H. Sobel, Co-Managing Partner and Chair of the firm’s Family Law Department, will be a moderator at this year’s “Family Law Summer Institute,” sponsored by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education. The 2-day program will take place on July 29 and 30 at the Law Center in New Brunswick. Ellen C. Marshall, Of Counsel in the Family Law Department, will serve as a panelist at the program.
The two-day program will review important aspects of New Jersey divorce law and matrimonial practice. A panel of family law judges, attorneys and experts will also address practical issues such as how to attract clients and build a practice, conduct client interviews, deal with adversaries, and negotiate, settle and try cases. The program will feature presentations and panel discussions, and will allow for audience participation.
Mr. Sobel is a certified matrimonial attorney. He focuses his practice in the litigation of family law matters. He received the Tischler Award from the Family Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association in 2009. He is the Chair Emeritus of the New Jersey Family Law Journal and was the editor in chief for over twenty years. He is an emeritus member of the Family Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association, having been its chairperson for several years.
Ms. Marshall focuses her family law practice on high and medium net worth clients facing complex financial and custodial issues. In matrimonial litigation, she has tried complex cases to conclusion and has argued before both trial and appellate courts. Ms. Marshall has been appointed guardian ad litem by courts in various forms of custody causes of action.