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Kozyra & Hartz, LLC Is Proud To Announce The Swearing In Of Our Partner, Judith A. Hartz, As President, Of The Essex County Bar Association

April 22, 2015

Kozyra & Hartz, LLC is proud to announce the swearing-in of our partner, Judith A. Hartz, as President, of the Essex County Bar Association at the Annual Installation & Achievement Awards Reception on April 22, 2015 at the Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange, New Jersey. Ms. Hartz has been a long-time member of the ECBA's Officers and Trustees Board and has dedicated herself to the charitable works of the organization. We are honored to have her as a member of our team, and commend her achievements and dedication as a member of the ECBA. For more information regarding the reception and advertising opportunities, please visit the ECBA website at or contact our office.

Barry A. Kozyra Represented The Nutley Planning Board Wednesday, February 24, 2015

February 24, 2015

On February 24, 2015, Barry A. Kozyra represented the Nutley Planning Board in issuing a Resolution recommending to the Board of Commissioners that a 50 acre parcel of property owned by Hoffman La Roche, Inc., be designated as a Condemnation Area In Need Of Redevelopment under the Local Redevelopment and Housing Law, N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-1 et seq. It is the first time that the recently amended land use statute has been used by a planning board where the subject property is divided between two municipal entities and two counties.

Barry A. Kozyra Served As A Panelist For The Essex County Bar Foundation CLE Program NJ Law Office Management How To Start And Grow Your Own Law Firm Wednesday, December 10, 2014

December 10, 2014

On December 10, 2014, Barry A. Kozyra served as a Panelist on How To Start and Grow Your Own Law Firm. The program took place at Mayfair Farms where Mr. Kozyra talked about working as a solo or small firm lawyer, how to reduce stress and stay motivated, how to set up a practice, get business and be paid, how to market and brand your firm, using online resources and compliance with the Rules of Professional Conduct.

Barry A. Kozyra Serve As A Panelists For The Essex County Bar Foundation CLE Program, Large And In Charge (Crisis) Managing The High Profile Client In Crisis

December 8, 2014

On December 8, 2014, Barry A. Kozyra appeared as a guest speaker on handling high profile clients in legal crisis. The program took place at the New York Jets Training Center and focused on how National Football League (NFL), teams like the New York Jets and players in the professional sports industry handle criminal charges and domestic violence both in the court and through the media, while also dealing with marketing, endorsements and league eligibility requirements. Particular attention was given to the complexity and interaction among the criminal and civil justice systems, the rights of victims and players, balanced with the operation of the league, the professional sports teams and the interests of the public and the media. The symposium included a discussion of recent news,(...)

Grand Opening & Holiday Food Drive

December 1, 2014

Dear Friends and Colleagues: On behalf of Kozyra & Hartz, LLC, the Nutley Family Service Bureau and the American Red Cross - Nutley Division, we want to thank you and all of the other attendees and guests for your participation in our 2014 Grand Opening & Holiday Food Drive. As always, it was a pleasure to see old friends and meet new ones and to introduce you to each other in a relaxed and festive atmosphere where we can talk to each other, but it is especially rewarding when we can share our good fortune with others. You helped us raise needed cash donations and deliver a carload of food for the needy, which will be available for the upcoming holidays and in the weeks after for those in need. This is the Law Firm's seventh year reaching out to our friends to help others, and we(...)