Mason, Griffin & Pierson; Deputy General Counsel, NJLM
Trishka Waterbury Cecil, Esq. is Of Counsel with the law firm of Mason, Griffin & Pierson, PC in Princeton, New Jersey, where since 1999 she has practiced in the areas of local government and land use law, prerogative writ litigation, and appellate litigation. Ms. Cecil is admitted to practice in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, as well as before the federal District Court for the District of New Jersey, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. She earned her juris doctor degree cum laude in 1996 from the Boston University School of Law, after which she clerked for the Honorable Philip S. Carchman. Ms. Cecil serves as Deputy General Counsel for the New Jersey State League of Municipalities and Associate Counsel for the New Jersey Planning Officials. She is also a past president of the Institute of Local Government Attorneys, and Assistant Editor of the Local Government Law Review published by the Institute. She is the appointed attorney for the Municipality of Princeton, the Township of Clinton, the Borough of Hopewell, the Township of Union (Hunterdon County), the Cranbury Township Planning Board, the Cranbury Township Zoning Board of Adjustment, the Plainsboro Township Planning Board, and the Stockton Borough Planning Board, and has served as special counsel for a number of other municipalities. In 2014, she was the recipient of the Institute of Local Government Attorneys’ Fred G. Stickel Award for Excellence in Municipal Law & Service to the Legal Profession. Ms. Cecil lives in Hunterdon County with her husband and seven-year-old twins.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
1:30pm – 2:45pm EST
Thursday, November 19, 2020
3:15pm – 4:30pm EST