Ronald D. Cucchiaro, born New York, New York, 1973. Admitted to bar: New Jersey, 1998, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1998. Education: Rutgers School of Law- Newark (J.D. 1998), Rutgers University- New Brunswick (B.A. with honors 1995). Served as law clerk to Hon. Douglas K. Wolfson, JSC. Partner at Weiner Law Group, LLP specializing in local government, land use, zoning and planning, affordable housing, redevelopment and constitutional law. Ron currently serves as Secretary to the Institute of Local Government Attorneys. He has also served as municipal attorney, planning and zoning board attorney as well as special counsel to several New Jersey municipalities including the Township of Manalapan, Township of Howell and Township of Marlboro. Ron is also the winner of the Michael Pane Award recognizing ethics and integrity in local government. He further serves as an adjunct faculty member at his alma mater, Rutgers University teaching classes on local government. Ron is also an associate editor of the Local Government Law Review and serves as counsel to the New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers. Several of his articles have been cited in New Jersey Zoning and Land Use Administration by William M. Cox, Esq. He has also served on several panels and lectured for the League of Municipalities.