Hunziker, Jones & Sweeney, P.A. has announced that Scott T. Rumana has left his firm after being appointed to be a Judge with New Jersey Superior Court in Passaic County.
Mr. Rumana joined the firm in 2006, concentrating his practice in the areas of Trusts and Estates and Real Estate. In addition to his work with the firm, he served as General Counsel to a number of regional automobile dealerships.
In 1994, he was elected Councilman for Wayne and served in that position until 1997. From 1997 to 2000, he was a Passaic County Freeholder before serving as Mayor of Wayne Township from 2002 to 2007. He also served as a New Jersey State Assemblyman for the 40th District from 2007 to 2016. In 2012, he was named Republican Whip in the Assembly. He also served as Chairman of the Passaic County Republican Party from 2006 to 2012.
Mr. Rumana serves on multiple committees, including the Wayne YMCA, the Executive Board of the Northern New Jersey Council for the Boy Scouts of America and the Hospital Foundation at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Wayne. He is also a past chairman of the Explorers Division of the Boy Scouts and a former member of the Transportation Committee for the Tri-County Chamber of Commerce.
He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and before the United States District Court of New Jersey and is a member of the Passaic County Bar Association. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hartwick College and a Juris Doctor from New York Law School.
“We thank Mr. Rumana for his years at Hunziker, Jones & Sweeney,” the firm stated. “He will be remembered as being a talented, hardworking and dedicated attorney. We wish him the best of luck in his new role serving the people of Passaic County.”
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