Spring Benefit

You are Invited to the Celebrate Hope Virtual Spring Benefit!

May 5, 2021

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

"Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all the darkness"

Desmond Tutu

During this difficult time, victims of domestic violence are facing an even greater threat to their safety as available resources diminish and many are forced to stay home with an abuser.

We hope that you continue to play a role in supporting victims of domestic violence.

Click here to make a donation. 

Partners is here helping victims navigate these difficult times. 



Partner in Hope Award

Valérie Allusson, M.D., MMM, SFHM, FACP, CHCQM, CPE

Chief Medical Officer, Mountainside Medical Center

Partner in Hope Award

Catherine Weiss, Esq.

Chair, Lowenstein Center for the Public Interest and

former Chair of the Board of Trustees, Partners for Women and Justice

Partner in Justice Award

CJ Griffin, Esq.

Director, Justice Gary S. Stein Public Interest Center, Pashman Stein Walder Hayden P.C.


Honorary Benefit Committee

Nancy A. Washington, Esq., Chair, New Jersey Resources

Jennifer Castranova, Esq.

Debra Guston, Esq., Guston & Guston, LLP

Samuel Huber, Stone Foundation of New Jersey

Brittany John, Moutainside Medical Center 

Honorable Ellen L. Koblitz (Ret.), Pashman Stein Walder Hayden P.C. 

Michael T.G. Long, Esq., Lowenstein Sandler LLP

Chiara Marababol, Mountainside Medical Center

Honorable Ronnie Jo Siegal (Ret.), Pashman Stein Walder Hayden P.C. 



Event Sponsor

Lowenstein Sandler LLP

Platinum Plus

Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.

Lauren Handler, Esq. and David Kott, Esq. 

Lowenstein Center for the Public Interest

McCarter & English, LLP

Catherine Weiss and Samuel Huber

White House "Designs for Life" and The Gloria Foundation 


Cole Schotz P.C.

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.

Tina A. Jordan and Kevin M. Rendino

Northern New Jersey Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates


Catherine J. Douglass and Bruce P. Dohrenwend

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Jane M. Hanson and Patrick E. Shrout

McManimon, Scotland & Baumann, LLC

New Jersey Natural Gas 

Pashman Stein Walder Hayden P.C. 




Brach Eichler LLC

Fox Rothschild LLP

Randi and Tedd Kochman

Littler Mendelson P.C. 

Peak Environmental LLC

Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP

The Schwartz Family


Berkowitz, Lichtstein, Kuritsky, Giasullo & Gross, LLC

Jennifer Borek and Michael Hicks 

Connell Foley LLP

Friends of Shoshana Schiff – Kevin Walsh, Matt Schultz, Eileen O’Connor, Glenn Troublefield, and Jim DiGiulio

The Giles Family

Sheri Hecht Leonard and Jeffrey Leonard


RWJBarnabas Health

The Spine Institute of Marc A. Cohen, M.D.

Nancy A. Washington

Wiss & Company, LLP