2053 Woodbridge Ave. Edison, NJ 08817

Ken is a NJ trial attorney who has published 130 articles in national and New Jersey publications on litigation topics. He has been selected to write the new ABA book: DUI and Drug Possession Defense".

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Free Seminar: Remove & Expungement of Criminal Arrests and Convictions- March 28 [new date] Edison Library


       COST: Free  Complimentary materials provided.   Please bring a canned food donation, which will be given to the St. Matthews Food Bank. You do not need to be an Edison resident to attend.
Edison Library Main Branch 340 Plainfield Ave. Edison, NJ 08817 
For info call 732-287-2298 x 228
To register go to http://www.edisonpubliclibrary.net/index-ek.shtml
SPEAKER: Kenneth Vercammen, Esq.
                   (Author- Criminal Law Forms by the American Bar Association)
Can’t attend?  We can email you materials
Send email to VercammenLaw@Njlaws.com
       More info: The Petition for expungement is filed in the Superior Court. It takes a minimum of three months for the court to grant the expungement. The requirements are very formal. There can be a waiting period between 6 months up to 10 years after the criminal case is finished. For someone who had a drug charge, they can hire an attorney apply for Expungement 6 months after the Conditional Discharge is complete. The statute requires detailed notices served by the attorney on the State Police, Attorney General and numerous other government entities.

         Typical Court costs and Legal fees for expungement range from $1,500-$2,500.
Kenneth Vercammen is an Edison, Middlesex County, NJ trial attorney where he  handles Criminal, Municipal Court, Probate, Civil Litigation and Estate Administration matters. Ken is author of the American Bar Association's new book “Criminal Law Forms” and often lectures to trial lawyers of the American Bar Association, NJ State Bar Association and Middlesex County Bar Association.  As the Past Chair of  the Municipal Court Section he has served on its board for 10 years. 
Awarded the Municipal Court Attorney of the Year by both the NJSBA and Middlesex County Bar Association, he also received the NJSBA- YLD Service to the Bar Award and the General Practitioner Attorney of the Year, now Solo Attorney of the Year.
Ken Vercammen is a highly regarded lecturer on both Municipal Court/ DWI and Estate/ Probate Law issues for the NJICLE- New Jersey State Bar Association, American Bar Association, and Middlesex County Bar Association. His articles have been published by NJ Law Journal, ABA Law Practice Management Magazine, YLD Dictum, GP Gazette and New Jersey Lawyer magazine.  He was a speaker at the 2013 ABA Annual meeting program “Handling the Criminal Misdemeanor and Traffic Case” and serves as is the Editor in Chief of the NJ Municipal Court Law Review.
            For nine years he served as the Cranbury Township Prosecutor and also was a Special Acting Prosecutor in nine different towns. Ken has successfully handled over one thousand Municipal Court and Superior Court matters in the past 27 years.
His private practice has devoted a substantial portion of professional time to the preparation and trial of litigated matters. Appearing in Courts throughout New Jersey several times each week on Criminal and Municipal Court trials, civil and contested Probate hearings.  Ken also serves as the Editor of the popular legal website and related blogs. In Law School he was a member of the Law Review, winner of the ATLA trial competition and top ten in class.
         Throughout his career he has served the NJSBA in many leadership and volunteer positions. Ken has testified for the NJSBA before the Senate Judiciary Committee to support changes in the DWI law to permit restricted use driver license and interlock legislation. Ken also testified before the Assembly Judiciary Committee in favor of the first-time criminal offender “Conditional Dismissal” legislation which permits dismissal of some criminal charges. He is the voice of the Solo and Small firm attorneys who juggle active court practice with bar and community activities. In his private life he has been a member of the NJ State champion Raritan Valley Road Runners master’s team and is a 4th degree black belt.
2053 Woodbridge Ave.
Edison, NJ 08817

(Phone) 732-572-0500

Sunday, March 12, 2017

2017 Municipal Court College seminar March 20

2017 Municipal Court College seminar

March 20, 2017 5:30pm-9:00pm
NJ Law Center, New Brunswick

Speakers: Kenneth A. Vercammen, Esq.,  Author ABA Criminal Law Forms

Tara Auciello, Esq.,
Norma Murgado Elizabeth & Woodbridge Prosecutor

John Menzel, Esq., Past Chair Municipal Court Section

Joshua  Reinitz, Esq.,

Program agenda [300 page book available for purchase after program]

5:30          Recent case law, Court Rules, Conditional Dismissal and Status of Legalized Weed- Ken Vercammen, Esq.

5:50         Initial client interview; getting retained; dealing with the prosecutor –   Ken Vercammen, Esq.

6:20        Driving While Suspended – Joshua Reinitz, Esq.

6:50        Drug Cases, DREs and what not to do to annoy the prosecutor- Tara Auciello, Esq.

7:30        Assault and miscellaneous proceedings – Norma Murgado, Esq.

7:45   DWI/Under the Influence of Drugs- John Menzel, Esq. with    prosecutorial response
8:15        Alcotest/Ignition Locks/Alcotest Refusal – John Menzel, Esq. with prosecutorial response
8:45        DWI Point-Counterpoint – John Menzel, Esq. and Norma Murgado, Esq. 9:00        question & answer
$150- $180 depending on membership, Municipal Court Judges ½ price Sponsor NJICLE NJ Institute for Continuing Legal Education
A Division of the NJSBA
Phone: (732) 214-8500   CustomerService@njsba.com
  Presented in cooperation with the NJSBA Municipal Court Practice Section  Seminar S96200W6
$170.00 USD [Less for
Door Registration: $190
NJSBA Municipal Court Practice Section and the NJSBA Senior Lawyers Special Committee members $128.00 USD
NJ Law Center 1 Constitution Sq. New Brunswick, NJ 08901