Kenneth Vercammen is a Middlesex County trial attorney who has published 130 articles in national and New Jersey publications on Criminal Law and litigation topics. He was awarded the NJ State State Bar Municipal Court Practitioner of the Year. He lectures and handles criminal cases, Municipal Court, DWI, traffic and other litigation matters. He is Co Chair of the ABA Criminal Law Committee, GP and was a speaker at the ABA Annual Meeting. To schedule a confidential consultation, call us or New clients email us evenings and weekends go to www.njlaws.com/ContactKenV.htm

Kenneth Vercammen & Associates, P.C,

2053 Woodbridge Avenue,

Edison, NJ 08817,

(732) 572-0500,

www.njlaws.com

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Kenneth Vercammen for NJSBA 2nd Vice-President.


Ken is an Edison, Middlesex County, NJ trial attorney where he  handles Criminal, Municipal Court, Probate, Civil Litigation and Estate matters. Ken is author of the American Bar Association's new book “Criminal Law Forms” and often lectures to trial lawyers of the NJICLE- NJ State Bar Association, the ABA and Middlesex County Bar Association.  He is Past Chair of the Municipal Court Section and he has served on its board for 12 years. Hundreds of NJ Attorneys have signed his petition for the open position of 2nd Vice President of the NJSBA.
He was 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.
His articles have been published by NJ Law Journal, ABA Law Practice Management Magazine, YLD Dictum, GP Gazette and New Jersey Lawyer magazine.  He will be 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. He appears 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 mobile phone app www.njlaws.com 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 co-Chair of the ABA Criminal Law Committee Solo Division and will be a speaker at the ABA Annual Meeting. 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. He welcomes support from all attorneys in NJ    Resume online at http://www.njlaws.com/resume1.htm.

KENNETH VERCAMMEN
Attorney at Law
2053 Woodbridge Ave.
Edison, NJ 08817
                                                732-572-0500                  www.njlaws.com
ADMISSIONS: Admitted in NJ, US Supreme Court and Federal District Court. Passed bar NY, PA, DC

MANAGING ATTORNEY  Kenneth Vercammen & Associates, PC  March 1990-Present
Full service Law practice with offices in Edison and Cranbury.
                                                                                                                       
PROSECUTOR   Township of Cranbury, Middlesex County, NJ   1991-1999
Municipal Prosecutor for criminal and traffic cases involving Township and State Police
-Acting Assoc. Prosecutor:  Carteret Municipal Court, Middlesex County  2000
Past President- Middlesex Municipal Prosecutor's Association
Metuchen Public Defender 2001- present           

EDITOR- NJ MUNICIPAL COURT LAW REVIEW  1993- present

Middlesex County Bar Association 2008 Municipal Court Attorney of the Year
NJ State Bar Association- 2005-2006 Municipal Court Attorney of the Year Award

RELEVANT LITIGATION SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:
-Handling Drug, DWI and Serious Municipal Court Cases ICLE/NJSBA- 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002,2001,2000,1998,1997, 95,94
-Criminal, DWI and Drug Cases- NJ State Bar Annual Meeting 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007,  2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 01, 00, 99
ABA Defending Internet Crime 2009 Chicago
-Recent Criminal Cases Middlesex Bar 2012, 2010;
Sayreville Police Recent Criminal cases 2013, Edison Police- Recent Criminal cases 2009; Edison Police Auxiliary- Search and Seizure law;
-Personal Injury Litigation- NJ ICLE/ NJ State Bar  2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993,  1991;     Civil Trial Practice- Middlesex Bar 2004


RECENT SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS ON WILLS, ELDER LAW, AND PROBATE
-Nuts & Bolts of Elder Law - NJ Institute for Continuing Legal Education/ NJ State Bar   2013      
-Elder Law and Estate Planning-  American Bar Association ABA  Chicago2012,  Toronto 2011, Chicago 2009, New York City 2008, Miami 2007
Middlesex County Police Chiefs 2009- Living Wills,
Middlesex County College- Wills & Probate 2007
PUBLICATIONS: Published 150 separate Law Review and Legal Periodical articles journals.