For almost thirty years Kathleen M. Reilly has been handling serious personal injury claims in the courts of New Jersey. Her recent successes include a $6 million verdict in a construction accident case, a $1.2 million settlement in an automobile accident case and a $1.2 million verdict in an accident involving a bicycle and a limousine. Ms. Reilly is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has been certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney.
Kathleen Reilly is a graduate of Rosemont College in Rosemont, Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science. She received her Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1982. She began her legal career as an associate at the Budd Larner Law Firm in Short Hills, NJ where she worked on the Agent Orange litigation and represented various manufacturers in product liability defense matters as well as representing both plaintiff and defendants in medical malpractice litigation. Ms. Reilly has been in private practice in Hudson County since 1990 representing plaintiffs in a variety of different types of litigation, specializing in Personal Injury. She is a past President of the West Hudson Bar Association, is a member of the American Association for Justice, the American Association for Justice Top 100 Trial Lawyers and the Hudson County Bar Association.
Founded in the late 1940s and incorporated in 1976, the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ) is headquartered in Trenton, New Jersey. NJAJ is a statewide association of over 2,700 members in private practice and public service, paralegals, law clerks, law students and law school graduates not yet admitted to the bar. NJAJ is dedicated to protecting New Jersey’s families by working to preserve and strengthen the laws for safer products and workplaces, a cleaner environment and quality health care.