Attorney Anthony Ambrosio Appointed to Board of Trustees
Teaneck, NJ (December 13, 2005)—Anthony Ambrosio of Verona, NJ, has been appointed to the Board of Trustees of Fairleigh Dickinson University for a three-year term.
University President J. Michael Adams said, “Anthony’s commitment to his community, his family and his profession speaks to his priorities and determination. It also explains his many achievements. His intelligence, energy and enthusiasm are recognized and appreciated. The Board of Trustees looks forward to his skillful voice and presence. “
An attorney with more than 39 years of law practice experience, Ambrosio earned his law degree at Catholic University of America. He has served on the faculty of both the Seton Hall University and Rutgers University Law Schools and has extensive experience in the areas of commercial litigation, malpractice, matrimony and bankruptcy, as well as federal and state litigation.
During his legal career, he has served the Passaic County Legal Aid Society, Ocean County Legal Services, Newark Legal Services and the City of Newark.
As a resident of Verona, NJ, he has dedicated time to serving as a public defender and planning board attorney for the township.
Ambrosio has been a consistent supporter of his alma mater, Fairleigh Dickinson University. In 2003, he established the Anthony P. Ambrosio Awards in FDU’s Silberman College of Business. These awards provide monetary recognition to faculty in the areas of teaching and research. Ambrosio is a member of the Silberman College Board of Advisors and works with the Office of University Advancement in its alumni cultivation efforts.