Every May the New Jersey State Bar Association holds its Annual Meeting in Atlantic City. During this 3 day conference over a thousand New Jersey lawyers gather to learn cutting edge legal practices and techniques. This years conference is at the Borgata and offers over 12 hours of substantive learning for practicing lawyers. These legal seminars are grouped according to practice areas. One of the most popular practice areas at the conference is Municipal Court. This year Rick DeMichele will be presenting at the Municipal Court Bench Bar Conference. Rick will be offering his insight and prospective not only as a Municipal Court Prosecutor but also as criminal defense practitioner. The Bench Bar conference is sponsored by the New Jersey State Bar Association's Municipal Court Practice Section. Other panel speakers include: Hon. Roy F. McGeady, PJMC Hon. Robert T. Zane III, Esq., PJMC Robert A. Ballard Jr., Esq. – Ballard & Dragan Jon-Henry Barr, Esq. – President, Municipal Prosecutors Association, J.H. Barr & Associates, LLC Jeffrey Evan Gold, Esq. – Law Offices of Gold & Associates, PC Stephen D. Williams, Esq. – Law Office of Stephen D. Williams The Municipal Court Bench- Bar Conference is Thursday, May 17 from 3 – 4:15 p.m. Rick will be live tweeting from the Bench Bar Conference. You can follow him @jerseylegal or @RickDeMichele.