Sills Cummis Epstein & Gross P.C. has announced that Lester Aron, a member of the firm, has been named senior vice president and general counsel of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Mr. Aron, co-chair of the Employment and Labor Practice Group, regularly represented education management in general litigation law, labor relations and employment litigation before federal and state courts and administrative agencies. For ten years, he was program director and chairman of the Institute of Business Law's Annual Conference on Employment Regulations in New Jersey.
Mr. Aron was formerly a member and on the Executive Board of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the New Jersey Bar Association and Citizens For Better Schools. Mr. Aron has taught school law to graduate education students and has lectured and written widely on topics affecting school districts.