April 11, 2014
Hill Wallack LLP Named Official Partner of the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games
Princeton, NJ April 11, 2014 --- Hill Wallack LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has signed on as a Bronze Partner of the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games and Presenting Sponsor of Spectator Services. The 2014 USA Games will be held in New Jersey June 14-21, 2014.
Nearly 3,500 athletes will compete in 16 Olympic-style team and individual sports, with the support of 1,000 coaches, and tens of thousands of volunteers, family, friends and spectators. The 2014 USA Games will take place throughout Mercer County, NJ including competitions at Princeton University, Rider University, The College of New Jersey and Mercer County Park, with the Opening Ceremony taking place at Prudential Center in Newark.
“Hill Wallack LLP is proud to support the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games,” Managing Partner Robert W. Bacso said. “We look forward to being an integral part of this exciting event being held in our own backyard. The dedication and determination of the athletes is truly inspiring and heartwarming. On behalf of all my partners and the entire firm, we eagerly await our participation in such a monumental event for New Jersey”.
Hill Wallack, LLP is the Presenting Sponsor of Spectator Services, an integral function of the 2014 USA Games, providing information such as schedules and maps to all event visitors. Spectator Service information stations will be at each of the 10 competition venues. In addition to a financial commitment to the 2014 USA Games, Hill Wallack LLP attorneys and staff alike will be volunteering their time at the Games with assignments ranging from setup and registration to airport greeters and athlete escorts.
To help generate enthusiasm and additional promotion for the Games, Hill Wallack LLP held a wine and cheese networking event in the firm’s Princeton office on Thursday, March 13, 2014. Donations were collected to benefit the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games. The wine and cheese tasting was courtesy of Unionville Vineyards in Ringoes and Cherry Grove Farm in Lawrenceville. Over 75 members of the business community attended including local elected figures. The event was organized by Hill Wallack LLP’s Professional Development Committee.
“The 2014 Special Olympics USA Games is going to be the largest, most inspirational gathering of Special Olympics athletes at a national event with an anticipated 70,000 spectators throughout the week,” said TJ Nelligan, Chairman & CEO, 2014 Special Olympics USA Games. “Our partnership with Hill Wallack allows us to provide a first class event to not only the nearly 3,500 athletes competing, but to all who attend with the most up to date information. Spectator Services will be instrumental in making all attendees’ experience an enjoyable one by always having access to current daily information as well as the ability to provide local information about the Mercer County area.”
About Hill Wallack LLP
Founded in 1978, Hill Wallack LLP is a leading law firm with offices in Princeton and Morristown, New Jersey and Yardley, Pennsylvania. Our regional strength places us in an ideal position in today’s market. With 70 lawyers, our mid-market size allows us to provide sophisticated, high-level service to clients in a cost-efficient, responsive manner.
Our attorneys are called upon to tackle some of the toughest legal and business challenges. The firm represents businesses, nonprofit and government entities, and individuals in litigation, transactional and regulatory issues. The firm also includes those skilled in family law, trusts & estates, tax liability and other areas of individual service. For more information, please visit www.hillwallack.com.
About the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games
The 2014 Special Olympics USA Games will be hosted by New Jersey June 14-21, 2014. Nearly 3,500 athletes will compete in 16 Olympic-style team and individual sports, with the support of 1,000 coaches, 10,000 volunteers and 70,000 family, friends and spectators. The 2014 USA Games will celebrate the Special Olympics movement, promote the ideals of acceptance and inclusion through sport and showcase athletes from throughout the U.S. and the abilities of people with intellectual disabilities. The Special Olympics USA Games will also highlight Special Olympics’ work in sport, education, health and communities. Learn more about the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games at www.2014specialolympics.org and follow the Games on Facebook at Facebook.com/SpecialOlympicsUSAGames and Twitter @2014USAGames.