Racquel Hiben, Esq.

Educational Background

  • Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware: Juris Doctorate-Summa Cum Laude-2005
  • The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey: Bachelor of Science, Law and Justice, Cum Laude-2002

Career History

  • Law Firm of Gruber, Colabella, Liuzza & Thompson: Associate, September 2005 to Present; Law Clerk, 2003 to 2004; Legal Assistant-1995 to 2000
  • The Supreme Court of New Jersey, Justice Virginia Long: Legal Intern, September 2004 to May 2005
  • Widener University School of Law: Faculty Research Assistant, September 2003 to May 2004
  • Delaware Volunteer Legal Services, Civil Clinic: Legal Intern, August 2003 to December 2003
  • Szaferman, Lakind, Blumstein & Blader, P.C.: Legal Assistant, 2001-2002

Professional Associations and Accomplishments

  • Sussex County Bar Association-2005 to Present; Sussex County Early Settlement
    Panelist-2011 to Present; Sussex County Special Civil Part Mediator-2009; Appointment as Guardian Ad Litem in Superior Court of New Jersey custody matter-2007
  • Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority; Justinian Society of Lawyers; Past President-Alpha Phi
    Sigma Criminal Justice Honor Society; Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity; Italy Summer Abroad Institute

Civic Activities

  • Project Self-Sufficiency- Legal Education Volunteer-2005 to Present
  • Northwest New Jersey Regional Women’s Center, Legal Clinic Volunteer-2008 to
  • Hopatcong Pound Project, Volunteer Attorney-2011 to Present
  • Byram Animal Rescue Kindness Squad, Volunteer-2007 to 2009
  • Board Member, Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council-2006 to 2008