June 16, 2016
Sills Cummis & Gross is pleased
to announce that Mark S. Olinsky, a Member of the Firm, was installed as the new President of the
Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey (“AFBNJ”) on June 16 at the annual
William J. Brennan, Jr. Award reception.
Mr. Olinsky has been a civil and
criminal trial lawyer for more than thirty years. He served as a federal
prosecutor in the Office of U.S. Attorney Samuel A. Alito, Jr. Mr. Olinsky's diverse case load includes
complex business disputes, health care litigation and white-collar criminal
defense. His courtroom experience includes many jury and bench trials,
arbitrations and appeals, and his expertise includes defense of federal and
state RICO actions.
The Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey
serves attorneys who practice in the District of New Jersey’s three vicinages:
Newark, Trenton, and Camden. It supports America’s oldest undivided district
court and the attorneys who practice there by offering educational, training
and social events throughout the year, including two annual events: the
Judicial Conference, and the William J. Brennan, Jr. Award and Reception. Approaching our fifth decade of connecting
the federal bench and bar in the District of New Jersey, the AFBNJ facilitates
dialogue on issues of court administration and federal practice including: The
United States District Court Judicial Conference, The William J. Brennan, Jr.
Award, The John J. Barry Memorial Scholarships