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Upcoming events

    • 06/07/2024
    • 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    • The Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights


    NJIPLA is pleased to announce our
    Jefferson Medalist
    Hon. Stanley R. Chesler
    District Judge 
    United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

    We hope you can join us as we honor
    the Honorable Stanley R. Chesler
    with the 
    Jefferson Medal at our annual dinner to be held at: 
    The American Beauty Ballroom at the 
    Embassy Suites by Hilton in Berkeley Heights, NJ.

    Early-Bird Registration ends April 30.

         Before April 30      After May 1  
    Member   $275.00      $315.00  
    Member & Guest  $515.00      $595.00  
    Non-Member   $420.00   $475.00  
    Member *Table for 10      $2,900.00      $3,400.00  
    Non-Member Table for 10   $3,250.00   $3,750.00  
    Congratulatory Notice   $450.00    
    Sponsorship   $2,000.00    
    Happy Hour Sponsorship   $5,000.00   

    *Table for 10 Reservation

    A table has a total of 10 seats, which includes 1 seat reserved for an Honored Guest. NJIPLA does not guarantee an Honored Guest at each table. The Honored Guest may also bring a guest, and if so, NJIPLA will add a seat to your table at no additional cost. Your firm's 9 Guest Names for the table must be provided by May 17, 2024. 

    *Member Rate

    Firms must have at least one active member to qualify for the member rate.  

    Exclusive Happy Hour Sponsorship - SOLD* $5,000.00

    This year, one firm will receive an opportunity to sponsor the Happy Hour Reception at the 2024 Jefferson Medal Dinner. Benefits include acknowledgement of sponsorship during the Happy Hour Cocktail and the event welcome remarks, recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website, a Congratulatory Notice, and much more.

    *Exclusive Happy Hour Sponsorship is available to one firm, company, or vendor only. For further information, please reach out to 

    Sponsorship $2,000.00
    NJIPLA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for our 2024 Jefferson Medal Dinner. Benefits are recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website, includes a Congratulatory Notice, acknowledgement of sponsorship during the event welcome remarks, and much more.

    Congratulatory Notice $450.00
    Congratulatory artwork must be submitted to no later than May 3, 2024. All submissions are subject to the review and approval of NJIPLA in its sole discretion.

    Specification - Size: 6' W x 9' H Color: Black/White only, Artwork Format: PDF. Limit 1 page per firm/company.

    Content is limited to appropriate expression of honor to the Jefferson Medal award recipient:

    • No commercial content, tag lines or promotional language
    • No photos or stock photography
    • No individual names of company personnel
    • No e-mail addresses
    • Firm logo and website address permitted

    Free self-parking. Park in the rear to easily access the main entrance to the Reception and American Beauty Ballroom (Level 2).

    Refund / Cancellation Policy
    No refunds or cancellations after April 30. Dinner reservations are transferable.

      Happy Hour Sponsor 
      USA for UNFPA on X: "A huge thank you to Groombridge, Wu, Baughman & Stone LLP, our Her. Now! Global Visionary Sponsors. We so appreciate your partnership in advancing the health, rights



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