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Former NJ Bar President Joins Sills Cummis


August 09, 2019

This article starts, "When the U.S. military enacted its Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy, Thomas Prol was on his way to Nepal to serve as a Peace Corps volunteer. Even as a civilian, he felt the injustice—and on a Bangkok stopover on the way home, used it as an impetus to take his law school entrance exam. 'That’s when I decided I needed to be a lawyer,' he said. Prol joined Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. in Newark as a member on Aug. 5. Prior to joining the firm, he spent five years as a partner at Laddey, Clark & Ryan in Sparta. Prol has practiced environmental and land use law for the better part of two decades, seeing environmental work as a way to do 'wonderful things for the world around you,' similar to how he describes legal work promoting rights for the LGBT community, a community he’s a part of. Prol was attracted to the opportunity to broaden his reach with Sills Cummis’ statewide and national platform." Please click on the link below to read the entire article.