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Nicholas James Palma

Nicholas James Palma, American lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1979, United States District Court New Jersey 1979, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1985, New York 1986, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 2002; certified firearms expert Hudson County, New Jersey. Recipient commendation, Dade County Sheriff, Florida, 1976, Life Time Silver Card, New Jersey State Patrolmen's Benevolent Association.

Background

  • Palma, Nicholas James was born on October 28, 1953 in Newark. Son of James Thomas and VeniceMaria (DiBenedetto) Palma.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science cum laude, William Paterson University, 1975. Juris Doctor, Seton Hall University, 1979.

    Career

    • Investigator New Jersey Public Defender' General’ s Office, Essex Region, Newark, 1974—1975, Hudson County Prosecutor' General’ s Office, Jersey City, 1975—1979, assistant prosecutor, 1979—1981. Partner A.J. Fusco, Junior, P.A., Passaic, 1981—1990. Sole practitioner Clifton, since 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New Jersey 1979, United States District Court New Jersey 1979, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1985, New York 1986, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 2002. Certified firearms expert Hudson County, New Jersey.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of New Jersey State Bar Association, Passaic County Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Jo Cugliari, September 1, 1973. Children: Nicholas J., Valerie Michele, James Michael.
    • father: James Thomas Palma
    • mother: VeniceMaria (DiBenedetto) Palma
    • spouse: Mary Jo Cugliari
    • children: Nicholas J. Palma
    • Valerie Michele Palma
    • James Michael Palma
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    Born October 28, 1953
    (age 64)
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