||Walter R. Barisonek
U.S. (SUPERIOR COURTS/TRIAL-LEVEL/COUNTY LEVEL/)
Judge Walter R. Barisonek is a Superior Court Judge in New Jersey
Judge Walter R. Barisonek was appointed by Governor Thomas H. Kean to a term beginning July 6, 1984. Judge Bariaonek was reappointed by Governor Jim Florio in June, 1991. Judge Barisonek's term expires at age seventy.
Presiding Judge,Family Division 1985-87.
Presiding Judge Criminal Division, 1993-97.
Born, Bayonne New Jersey August, 1944.
Marist College, B.A. in History,1965.
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 1968. Recipient of scholarships from St. John's University School of Law, Seton Hall University School of Law and Villanova University School of Law.
Admitted to practice in New Jersey, 1968 and U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1968.
Certified as a Trial Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court.
Began legal practice in Irvington, 1968. In private practice in Linden and Roselle 1969-84.
Municipal Prosecutor, Borough of Roselle 1969-73 and Township of Clark 1981-84.
Important Opinions: State v. Arundell, 278 N.J. Super. 202; State v. Antonio Vieria,334 N.J. Super. 681; State v. Lewis Epps 259 N.J. Super. 266; State v. Roosevelt Curry 245 N.J. Super. 278; State v. Saulo Burbano 304 N.J. Super. 215; State John Logan 244 N.J. Super. 137; State v. Jose Perez331 N.J. Super. 497; Mary Johns v. Philip Johns 208 N.J. Super. 733; Walter Fulton v. Patricia Fulton 204 N.J. Super. 544; and Albert Mehalick v. Malcolm Schwartz, M.D., et al. 223 Super. 259.
Associate Professor of Law and Banking Middlesex, Somerset and Union Chapter of the American Institute of Banking 1975-81.
Chair, Legislative Committee for Criminal Presiding Judges.
Master, Richard J. Hughes Inn of Court.
Member, Judicial Education Committee. Member, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Union County and New Jersey State Bar Associations.
Judge Barisonek Established Alternative Sentencing Program for Sheriff's Labor Assistant Program, Hearing Officer Program Union County, CAS A Program Union County (for children in out of home placement), Early Settlement Program (for matrimonial cases) and Collection Enforcement Unit (for nonpayment of support in Family Court matters).
Guest Lecturer on Family Law ICLE. Graduate of the National Judicial College, Reno Nevada. Lecturer, Young Lawyers of Union County, New Jersey Judicial College, New Jersey Skills and Methods Course, New Jersey New Judges Educational Training Program, Institute for Continuing Legal Education and American Academy of Judicial Education. Recipient Cardinal Spellman Award.
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