TRACY U. AZINGE is an associate with Jardim, Meisner & Susser, P.C. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Azinge served as a law clerk to the Honorable Claude M. Coleman in the Superior Court of New Jersey, County of Essex. This experience presented Tracy with a unique first-hand perspective and insight into how our courts adjudicate a variety of matters. In her capacity as a law clerk, she prepared trial memoranda for the judge, including drafting synopses of case issues and drafting orders. She critically reviewed and offered recommendations to the court on a variety of motions. Tracy also attended a number of hearings and trials, and she was able to provide significant input to the court.
Ms. Azinge also has substantial experience as a legal intern at a number of firms, in-house, and with Seton Hall’s Civil Litigation Clinic. Ms. Azinge did not just witness how attorneys zealously advocate for their clients, she was granted the opportunity to participate as well. As a result, Ms. Azinge not only has developed incredible legal research and drafting skills, she also obtained a wide array of knowledge in a number of different litigation areas, including, but not limited to, family law, probate, trust and estates, landlord-tenant, housing-related consumer matters, personal injury protection (PIP), and medical malpractice. Rounding out her experience, Ms. Azinge had the unique opportunity as a legal intern for a prominent corporation to provide guidance on labor and employment compliance and privacy law, conduct employee interviews for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) position statements and draft position statements.