Small South Jersey law firm celebrates extensive history of bar involvement, leadership
DeMichele & DeMichele is pleased to announced that DeMichele & DeMichele attorney Matt Rooney have has been nominated by his peers to serve on the Camden County Bar Association‘s Board of Trustees through 2018.
Since June 2014, Matt has served as the CCBA's Young Lawyer Trustee responsible for coordinating the social, networking and charitable activities of the active Young Lawyers' Division. DeMichele & DeMichele shareholder Gregory P. DeMichele also presently serves on the Board of Trustees. “Our firm is extremely proud of its long tradition of CCBA involvement, and we continue to strongly believe in the bar association's mission to serve both the legal community as well as the larger South Jersey region,” said Richard A. DeMichele, Jr., a fellow DeMichele & DeMichele shareholder, incumbent ABA Delegate for the CCBA and a past bar president. “We are happy and confident that Matt will continue to help advance this important mission over the next three years.”
MATT ROONEY has been a member of the New Jersey Bar since 2011 and the District of Columbia Bar since 2012. Prior to joining DeMichele & DeMichele, P.C. as an associate attorney, he served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Nan S. Famular, J.S.C. of the New Jersey Superior Court, Family Part in Camden County, for the 2010-2011 term. Matt graduated with a Juris Doctrate Degree from the Rutgers School of Law- Camden in May 2010. He also successfully completed an eighteen-hour training program in mediation and conciliation skills through the Superior Court of New Jersey, Camden Vicinage in February 2008.
When he isn't litigating, Matt is considered a force in New Jersey state politics, a sought-after public speaker, and a frequently called-upon media commentator. He was recently named a “rising star” by New Jersey's Gannett newspapers, his website Save Jersey was recognized by The Washington Post as one of the top state-based political websites in the United States, and Matt has been personally profiled by The Philadelphia Inquirer.
A proud life-long South Jersey resident, Matt is a graduate of Paul VI High School in Haddonfield, New Jersey and remains active in the community including as a 3rd Degree member of the Knights of Columbus at the Santa Maria Council in Haddon Township. Before commencing his legal education, he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the Catholic University of America and graduated both SUMMA CUM LAUDE and as a member of the PHI BETA KAPPA honors society.
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