11.06.2017

Steven Mignogna to Receive 2017 NJICLE Distinguished Service Award

Steven K. Mignogna, a Partner in Archer’s Haddonfield office, has been selected to receive a 2017 Distinguished Service Award from the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (NJICLE). The Award recognizes Mr. Mignogna for his exceptional contributions to continuing legal education, NJICLE and its educational mission. Mr. Mignogna will receive his award at a reception on December 4 at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick. 

A legal education advocate, Mr. Mignogna has been a NJICLE speaker for more than 20 years, and has participated in dozens of seminars on wills, trusts and probate litigation. Mr. Mignogna has also authored, edited and contributed to several NJICLE publications. He is principal author of the treatise, Estate and Trust Litigation, and editor and contributing author of The New Jersey Estate Planning Manual and The New Jersey Probate Procedures Book, all published by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education.

Mr. Mignogna serves as the Co-Chair of Archer’s Estates and Trusts Department and Chair of the firm’s Estate and Trust Litigation Group. He focuses his practice on commercial litigation, with a concentration on probate matters, estates, fiduciaries, guardianships and real estate.

Mr. Mignogna has long been recognized for his commitment to supporting and encouraging legal education within Archer and in the legal industry. In addition to NJICLE, he has lectured and published for the Heckerling Institute, the National College of Probate Judges, the American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education Group, the American Bar Association, the Duke University Estate Planning Conference, the Delaware Trust Conference, and Estate Planning Councils around the country.

Mr. Mignogna is active in a wide array of professional associations. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) and member of ACTEC’s Fiduciary Litigation Committee and its Subcommittee on Fiduciary Surcharge and Damages/Remedies. He is also a member of ACTEC’s Professional Responsibility Committee. In addition, Mr. Mignogna is Chair of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee in the Litigation, Ethics and Malpractice Group of the American Bar Association’s Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section.