Alan B. Handler: Lawyer with Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.

Alan B. Handler

Woodbridge,  NJ  U.S.A.

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  • Commercial Litigation
  • Appellate Lawyers
University Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, B.A., 1953
Law SchoolHarvard Law School, J.D., 1956
Admitted1956, New Jersey; 1956, District of Columbia
BornNewark, New Jersey, July 20, 1931

Retired New Jersey Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Alan B. Handler joined Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A. as Of Counsel on September 1, 1999.

Justice Handler served on the New Jersey Supreme Court for more than 22 years. He was first appointed to the judiciary in 1968 by Governor Richard J. Hughes. Prior to his judicial appointment, he was in private practice and then joined the office of the Attorney General, as Deputy Attorney General from 1961 to 1964 and as First Assistant Attorney General from 1964 to 1968. Following his judicial appointment, Justice Handler served initially in the Superior Court, and in 1973 was assigned to the Appellate Division. Justice Handler resigned from the bench in 1976 to serve as counsel to Governor Brendan T. Byrne. He was appointed to the Supreme Court in 1977, serving with Chief Justice Hughes. He thereafter served on the Supreme Court with Chief Justice Robert N. Wilentz and the current Chief Justice, Deborah T. Poritz.

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Commercial Litigation

Lawyer Publications

•Appellate Docket - Fall 2008

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Alan B. Handler

90 Woodbridge Center Drive, Suite 900, Box 10
WoodbridgeNJ 07095


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