Eric Ascalon

Ascalon Studios, Inc.
  • Business Law, Entertainment & Sports Law
  • New Jersey, New York
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Education
American University
J.D.
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Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: Editor-in-Chief The American Jurist, Public Interest Law Clinic, Dean's Assistant, The George Washington University Law School Project for Older Prisoners (POPS), Legal Intern for the U.S. Department of Justice (Aviation & Admiralty Branch).
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Rutgers University - New Brunswick/Piscataway
B.A. (1993) | Political Science, Philosophy, Art History
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Honors: Rutgers Merit Scholar, Political Science Honors Society
Activities: Class Representative in Student Government, Rutgers Review, Eagleton Institute of Politics Undergraduate Associate, Sigma Alpha Mu
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Professional Experience
Vice President & General Manager / Counsel
Ascalon Studios, Inc.
- Current
Business director, artist representative, and legal representative for boutique art and design firm specializing in the creation of site-specific artwork and major design projects for worship, commercial and public spaces throughout North America. Additionally, serves as an advocate for artists' rights, and assisted in the representation of an artist in a groundbreaking 2010 federal lawsuit under the Visual Artists Rights Act of 1990 (VARA).
Vice President & General Counsel
LeaseAir
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Managed legal affairs of an aircraft finance company specializing in the creation of operating lease packages for general aviation and corporate aircraft.
Attorney (Associate)
Fischbein Badillo Wagner Harding (Formerly Florio & Perrucci, P.C.)
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Emphisis in civil litigation. Responsibilities included court appearances, composing pleadings, briefs, affidavits, legal memoranda and discovery demands for cases before federal and state courts of both New York and New Jersey.
Judicial Clerk
State of Alaska Superior Court, Anchorage
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One year Judicial Clerkship appointment for the Honorable Judge Rene J. Gonzalez.
Summer Legal Associate, Bethel & Anchorage Offices
Alaska Legal Services Corporation
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Assisted indigent individuals, families, and Native Alaskan communities in a range of administrative and civil legal matters.
Certifications
Private Pilot, SEL
Federal Aviation Administration
Awards
Who's Who in American Art
Marquis Publishing
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Who's Who in America
Marquis Publishing
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Professional Associations
New York State Bar # 2880987
Member
- Current
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New Jersey State Bar
Member
- Current
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United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
Admitted
- Current
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Cherry Hill Township Historical Commission
Appointed Member
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Cherry Hill Township Arts Advisory Board
Appointed Member
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American Guild of Judaic Art (AGJA)
Treasurer & Member of the Board of Directors
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Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association (AOPA)
Panel Attorney
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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New York
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Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Art Law
  • Artists Rights
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
430 Cooper Road
West Berlin, NJ 08091
USA
Telephone: (856) 768-3779
Fax: (856) 768-3902