Norris McLaughlin Name PartnerReceives Bar Association Achievement Award

Friday, April 1, 2005 - 01:00

Richard A. Norris, a member of the Somerville, NJ law firm Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., last month was presented the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Somerset County Bar Association (SCBA).

Mr. Norris concentrates his practice on litigation with an emphasis on family law, criminal and professional liability and malpractice matters.

Mr. Norris has more than 40 years experience as a trial lawyer. He has experience in all facets of matrimonial law including divorce litigation, arbitration and mediation, custody and parenting issues, visitation rights, alimony and child support, pre-nuptial and interspousal agreements, separation and property settlement agreements, adoption and guardianship advice, domestic violence and sexual abuse, and palimony.

Mr. Norris is the recipient of the 2003 Professional Lawyer of the Year Award given annually by the SCBA and the Commission on Professionalism in the Law.

Linda A. Tancs, a Norris partner, has been appointed co-chair of the New York State Bar Association's Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section.