For the third straight year, Charny Karpousis Altieri & Donoian, P.A. partner Karen Rose Karpousis will volunteer as a judge at this year’s William Allen Middle School (WAMS) 8th Grade Exit Assessment on Friday June 14th in Moorestown, New Jersey. She will once again join a group of professionals and peers in evaluating student presentations, providing feedback to the students on their communication skills and to the school on its goal of preparing its students to be global community citizens.
According to the school committee, each year 8th grade students at William Allen Middle School are divided into groups and tasked with creating a unique Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) with a mission statement, target country or region and awareness campaign to gain funding from potential investors. It must also meet one of the specific UN Sustainable Development Goals. The judges’ evaluations are used to adjust the WAMS curriculum and encourage students to be innovative and practical problem solvers, effective communicators, proficient researchers, self-directed learners and collaborative team members.
“Each year I am inspired more and more with the talent students show in their presentations,” says Karpousis, a now regular judge at the annual exit assessment. “The WAMS philosophy is unique and this program supports to school’s overriding The mission of the William Allen Middle School is to educate early adolescents and to internalize responsibility, value themselves and others, and become life-long learners and productive citizens.”
Ms. Karpousis has specialized in the practice of Family Law since 1992. Over the years, she has earned a reputation for providing caring yet aggressive representation with a diverse clientele including small business owners, licensed professionals, W-2 wage earners and dependent spouses. Ms. Karpousis focuses on the resolution or litigation of divorce, custody issues, child support, alimony, equitable distribution, adoption, relocation and applications to the Court for protection from domestic violence and abuse. An active member of several professional and pro bono associations, Ms. Karpousis is a regular volunteer for programs and services that support the community as a whole.
Charny Karpousis Altieri & Donoian, P.A. is a boutique family law firm with highly regarded attorneys who provide assertive and efficient representation to clients in all types of family law matters. This includes divorce, custody, alimony, child support, college contribution and equitable distribution. The firm’s attorneys are also skilled in cases involving domestic violence, prenuptial agreements, property settlement agreements and adoptions. While the attorneys are seasoned litigators, the firm also offers Alternate Dispute Resolution alternatives such as mediation and arbitration. In addition to the legal services provided to clients, the firm is strongly committed to the community. All of the firm’s attorneys participate in the region’s professional associations, provide pro bono legal services to indigent clients and support local and statewide charitable organizations. For more information, call (856) 574-4343.