Zulima Farber may be frontrunner for A.G.

Several Democratic sources are saying that Jon Corzine has settled on Zulima Farber for Attorney General. The 61-year-old Farber would become the first Latina to serve as the state’s top law enforcement official.Farber served as an Assistant Bergen County Prosecutor and Assistant Counsel to Governor Brendan Byrne, and in Governor Jim Florio’s cabinet as Public Advocate.She was considered a leading candidate for Associate Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court in 2003, but Governor James E. McGreevey made a last minute switch and nominated John Wallace to the post.(01/03/06)

Zulima Farber may be frontrunner for A.G.