||Joseph R. Rosa, Jr.
U.S. (SUPERIOR COURTS/TRIAL-LEVEL/COUNTY LEVEL/)
Judge Joseph Rosa, Jr. is a Superior Court Judge in New Jersey
Appointed: Feb 6, 2002
Tenure: Feb 6, 2009
Born: July, 1947
Judge Joseph Rosa, Jr. was appointed by Acting Governor Donald DiFrancesco to a term beginning February 6, 2002.
Judge Rosa's term expires February 6, 2009.
Judge Rosa was born in Hackensack, New Jersey in 1947.
St. Peter's College, B.A, 1969.
Montclair State University, M.A, 1972.
Fordham University, J.D., 1973.
Admitted to practice in New Jersey, 1973, New York 1982, U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1973 and U.S. Supreme Court, 1978.
In legal practice Hackensack, January 1974 to December 1974, Newark November 1984 to June 1985, Montclair July 1985 to June 1995 and Lyndhurst July 1995.
Former Administrative Law Judge, Office of Administrative Law July 1979 to Oct 1984.
Borough Prosecutor Jan 1975 to Sept 1979 and Jan 1976 to Sept 1979. Borough Public Defender Jan 1979 to Sept 1979 and Jan 1986 to December, 1993. Borough Attorney Borough of Wallington Jan 1987 to 1990 and since Jan 1993. Special Solid Waste Counsel 1996-2000. Author "Landfill Rate Making in New Jersey" II No.5 Local Govemment Law Section Newsletter New Jersey State Bar Association Feb 1986 and "Executive Agencies: Playing by the Rules" No. 122 New Jersey Lawyer Winter Issue Feb 1988. Member Bergen County. New Jersey State and American Bar Associations. Panelist "How to Practice Before the Office of Administrative Law" Legal Education Seminar Bergen County Bar Association March 1, 1986 and March 12, 1994 and "Solid Waste: It's Not Garbage Anymore-It's the Law" April 5, 1988 and "Medical Waste: What Is It? What To Do with It?" April 4, 1989 Public Utility Law Conference New Jersey State Bar Association. High school teacher Sept 1969 to June 1971. Councilman Borough of Wallington 1973-79 and 1985-86. Chairman Wallington United Way Committee 1975-77. Member Wallington Bicentennial Committee 1975-77. Board of Directors Meadowlands YMCA 1976-77. Director Bergen County Mental Health Law Project Aug 1978 to Feb 1979. Member Deborah Heart and Lung Association and Wallington Hillside Social and Athletic Club.
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