Judge Mark Falk Recognized by the Essex County Bar Association

October 24, 2023 in Firm News, News, Press Release

Last week the Honorable Mark Falk, Chief U.S.M.J. (Ret.), was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Essex County Bar Association (ECBA). This award recognizes one Essex County attorney whose integrity, varied and numerous contributions, and professional achievements over the course of her or his extended legal career merit singular recognition. This award is presented annually at the ECBA’s 50-Year Event.

“Congratulations to all. The honorees are an inspiration to us and to future generations of lawyers,” said Managing Partner Liza M. Walsh. “We are all beyond proud of Mark and proud to practice law together.”

Judge Falk joined Walsh after a distinguished judicial career, having served 19 years on the federal bench.  He leads the firm’s Mediation, Arbitration and Special Master Appointments practice. He currently serves as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Fordham Law School and at Rutgers Law School. He has lectured on a variety of legal topics at numerous other law schools and continuing legal education seminars including the New Jersey ICLE, the Federal Judicial Conference for Continuing Judicial Education, and the New York Intellectual Property Association.

Watch the Hon. Freda L. Wolfson’s introduction of Judge Falk and his honor’s acceptance of this prestigious award: