Roberto Rivera-Soto, whose term on the Supreme Court of New Jersey ended on September 1, has joined Ballard Spahr as a litigation partner in Ballard Spahr's New Jersey office. His practice will focus on complex commercial litigation, appellate work, construction dispute resolution, and gaming. Before joining the NJ Supreme Court, Justice Rivera-Soto was a litigation partner in private practice. He is the former general counsel at the Sands Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City and Caesar's World Inc. in Las Vegas. Justice Rivera-Soto also has served in the criminal division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

"I'll try to do whatever I can," said Justice Rivera-Soto.