McLaughlin Award honors go to Linares, Annin and Reek
The New Jersey State Bar Association Civil Trial Bar Section recognized three attorneys with the annual James J. McLaughlin Award with a ceremony at The Palace at Somerset Hills in Somerset on Feb. 15.
The award honors members of the legal community who demonstrate the highest standards of civility, legal competence and professionalism in the practice of civil trial law.
This year’s recipients were Chief Judge Jose L. Linares, United States District Court, District of New Jersey; Timothy E. Annin, partner at Craig Annin Baxter in Haddonfield; and Wendy Allyson Reek, counsel to the firm of Leary Bride Tinker and Moran in Cedar Knolls.
New Jersey Supreme Court Justice Faustino J. Fernandez-Vina gave a keynote address.