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Congratulations to Michael J. Rankin For His Continued Volunteer Efforts in His Local Community

February 02, 2018

Kozyra & Hartz, LLC is proud to recognize and congratulate Michael J. Rankin for all his volunteer efforts in his community.

On January 18, 2018, Michael Rankin was voted in as the Chairman of the West Caldwell Zoning Board of Adjustment by his fellow members.  Prior to being the Board’s Chairman, Mr. Rankin served as a member of the Board for many years.

 Mr. Rankin is also the Chairman of the 27th Annual Rotary/Kiwanis Caldwell Street Fair.  The street fair will be held on October 7, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the center of town on Bloomfield Avenue in Caldwell, New Jersey.  The street fair is the biggest annual family event in West Essex with over two hundred vendors and approximately 30,000.00 attendees.

 Mr. Rankin also continues to volunteer his time being a member of Caldwell/West Caldwell’s Juvenile Conference Committee (JCC). The JCC serves under the authority of the Family Division of the Superior Court and decides matters in a confidential setting involving alleged juvenile offenders charged with first or second time minor offenses. The JCC meets with the juvenile, his/her parent(s) or guardian(s) and the complainant/victim, considers the facts, and makes recommendations to the Judge for a resolution that would aid in the juvenile's rehabilitation.

 Michael J. Rankin’s practice focuses on civil litigation, including a wide variety of personal injury matters, estate litigation, commercial and business litigation, employment litigation, landlord-tenant, and insurance coverage.  He also offers a wide variety of transactional services and guidance to his clients involving estate planning and administration, commercial and residential real estate transactions and general business and corporate services.   

Thank you Michael!!!