May 05, 2022 · MOUNT HOLLY – Burlington County’s top law enforcement officer is stepping down after a five-year term. “There’s no question I’m going to miss this," said County Prosecutor Scott Coffina, who’s...
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Jun 16, 2022 · Scott, who departed from the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office after a five-year term and returned to Montgomery McCracken earlier this month, was selected as NJNEOA’s Prosecutor of the Year based upon his enforcement efforts in prosecuting drug dealers under New Jersey’s first-degree, drug-induced-death statute in connection with fatal overdoses, and also for his leadership in initiating and spearheading Burlington County’s Straight . . . to Treatment and Operation Helping Hand ...
Jun 15, 2017 · Coffina took office March 13 at a Senate hearing, but received a formal swearing-in alongside assistant prosecutor Philip S. Aronow at Rowan College's Burlington County campus Wednesday afternoon.
Apr 23, 2022 · Prosecutor at Burlington County. Scott Coffina is a Prosecutor at Burlington County based in Mount Holly, New Jersey. Previously, Scott was an Attorney at Faegre Drinker and also held positions at Montgomery McCracken Walker Rhoads, The White House, U.S. Department of Justice, Miller , Alfano & Raspanti, Wiley, The White House. Scott received a High School Diploma degree from MMI Preparatory School, Freeland, PA and a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University.
- He's not new to public office. Two former colleagues of Coffina said there's no doubt he could have gone back into the private sector and made a lot more money than he will earn as a prosecutor.
- He's done the corporate thing, too. While Coffina has spent much of his career in public office, he has also worked defending white collar clients and other powerful parties.
- He's considered an expert in government ethics and corruption. Coffina has written on and been interviewed many times about government ethics, corruption, and the prosecution of politicians.
- His former colleagues say he's the right man for the job. "He's probably one of the most qualified candidates you could have for any prosecutor position," said Raspanti, of Pietragallo, Gordon, Alfano, Bosick & Raspanti LLP.
Jun 07, 2022 · Biography. Scott A. Coffina is a partner in Montgomery McCracken’s Litigation Department and a member of the firm’s White Collar and Government Investigations Practice. He is a trial lawyer and former federal and state prosecutor who represents corporate, university and individual clients in internal investigations, litigation, crisis management, political-legal controversies, and other enforcement actions.
Jun 23, 2022 · Scott, who departed from the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office after a five-year term and returned to Montgomery McCracken earlier this month, was selected as NJNEOA’s Prosecutor of the ...