New Jersey Tax Court Roundtable

Date: Jan 26, 2024 1:00 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.

Location: Online

Member Price: $99

Non-Member Price: $125

Event Code: I144124

Areas of Law: Taxation

Earn up to 2 credits, including 0.6 in Ethics! (More Information)




Michael Rienzi, Esq.
Brach Eichler, LLC, Roseland


Hon. Joseph M. Andresini, JTC (on recall)
Hon. Michael Gilmore, JTC
Hon. Jonathan Orsen, JTC
Hon. Mala Sundar, PJTC
Jeffrey Gallus
Tax Court Clerk
Tax Court Management Office
Anna Uger, Esq.
Taxation Law Section, NJSBA
Anna Uger, Esq., Brooklyn

An Important 2024 Update for Any New Jersey Practitioners Appearing in Tax Court

Why You Need To Attend
Tax practice can be complicated - especially when you find yourself in Tax Court. Who better to give you guidelines than a panel full of judges, knowledgeable tax attorneys and the new Tax Court clerk? This seminar will provide everyone, even experienced attorney, with invaluable insight from a judicial perspective.

Join us for a comprehensive overview of the Tax Court, including proper procedures and the best way to navigate electronic filings.

Get Guidance From the Bench & Top Legal Experts
The program will start with Judge Sundar presenting an overview of the Tax Court, providing you with valuable insights and boosting your confidence in understanding the court’s workings. This presentation will be followed by Jeffrey Gallus, the Tax Court Clerk, detailing the functions of the Tax Court Management Office, including its practice and procedure.

Judges Andresini and Gilmore will then provide you with an overview of Local Property Tax, moderated by Mike Rienzi, Esq. This session will cover the practice, procedure, and commonly litigated areas or issues, providing crucial updates for your practice.

Next, a State Tax Overview will be presented by Judge Orsen and Anna Uger, Esq., focusing on practice, procedure, and commonly litigated areas or issues in state tax cases. Moderated by Judge Sundar and Mike Rienzi, Esq., this session will offer unique perspectives you can put to work right away.

The program will wrap up with a session on Ethics issues, presented by Mike Rienzi, Esq. and Anna Uger, Esq.

Program Agenda:

  • Overview of the Tax Court - Hon. Mala Sundar, PJTC
  • Functions of the Tax Court Management Office: Practice and procedure in the Tax Court - Jeffrey Gallus
  • Local Property Tax Overview: Practice, procedure, and commonly litigated areas/issues in local property tax cases
    - Moderator: Michael Rienzi, Esq. 
    Presenters: Hon. Joseph M. Andresini, JTC (on recall and Hon. Michael Gilmore, JTC
  • State Tax Overview: Practice, procedure, and commonly litigated areas/issues in state tax cases 
    - Moderators: Hon. Mala Sundar, PJTC and Michael Rienzi, Esq.
    Presenters: Hon. Jonathan Orsen, JTC and Anna Uger, Esq.
  • Ethics Issues: Common issues to spot and avoid when litigating cases in the Tax Court, witness preparation, and more.
    - Presenters: Michael Rienzi, Esq. and Anna Uger, Esq.

CLE Credits
NJ CLE:NJ CLE information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2 hours of total CLE credit, including 0.6 in Ethics (Full Credits Available: NJ Ethics: 0.6, NJ General: 1.4).
NY CLE (t&nt):NY Ethics Non-Transitional: 0.5, NY Professional Practice Non-Transitional: 1.0
PA CLE:PA Ethics Credit: 0.5, PA Substantive Credit: 1.0
New: No PACLE fee is required for this program. To earn PA CLE credits, a valid PA Bar ID number must be entered into the CLE form provided after attending the program.

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