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Interview with Peter Verniero

Peter Verniero served for ten years in senior positions within the executive and judicial branches of state government, including chief counsel and then chief of staff to Governor Christine Todd Whitman, state Attorney General, and Associate Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court.  Previously, he had served as a law clerk to Justice Robert L. Clifford of the New Jersey Supreme Court during its 1984-85 term. Veniero currently is a member of Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. in Newark, New Jersey. He also serves as chair of Governor Chris Christie’s Judicial Advisory Panel and on the editorial board of the New Jersey Law Journal. Verniero graduated from Drew University and the Duke University School of Law. (April, 2014)

Interview on January 31, 2014Transcript available here (pdf)