Kelly E. Adler

360 Haddon Avenue, Westmont, NJ 08108
Tel: 856-854-8900 / Fax: 856-858-4967

Labor and Employment / Litigation / Government Litigation

Kelly E. Adler is an associate with the firm and concentrates her practice in labor and employment and complex civil and government litigation.  Ms. Adler counsels employers regarding human resource issues such as hiring, discipline, and discharge.  She also assists employers in drafting policies and employee handbooks. Ms. Adler investigates claims of employment law violations on behalf of employers.  She also provides training to employers in the areas of disability accommodation, discrimination, family medical leave, and whistle-blower claims.  Ms. Adler assists employers in labor negotiations and employee grievances.  She also drafts employment and severance agreements for employers.  Ms. Adler has litigation experience in state and federal courts and state and federal administrative agencies.


The College of New Jersey (B.S. 2005)

Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2008)


United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

New Jersey


professional affiliations

New Jersey School Board Association


speaking engagements

Performance Management and Coaching Seminar, New Jersey Business & Industry Association, March 2018

Communication: The Key to a Successful Workplace, in-house seminar for clients and friends, February 2018

Social Media in the Workplace, Call Your Broker Podcast, November 2017

Best Practices for the Human Resources Professional, in-house seminar for clients and friends, October 2017

Key Issues in Employment Law for HR Professionals, co-presented with MPierson Consulting, LLC and Pain Medicine Physicians, May 2017

2017 Hot Topics in Employment Law, a breakfast seminar for clients and friends, May 2017

Interplay of Employee Benefits: ADA, FMLA & Workers’ Compensation, Sterling Education Services, Inc., April 2017

Employment Litigation Claims and Defenses, South Jersey Claims Association, April 2017

New Jersey Employment Law, National Business Institute, April 2017

Separation Agreements-Protect your Company After an Employee Leaves, Lorman Education Services, June 2016

Hot Topics in Employment Law, a monthly breakfast seminar series for clients and friends, March-May 2016

Lawfully Managing Student Records Without Violating Privacy Rights, National Business Institute, May 2016

Preventing Discrimination and Harassment in the Workplace, in-house seminar for clients and friends, 2012, 2013

Legal Update, New Jersey Association of School Business Officials – Responding to OPRA Requests, 2012

Managing Burgeoning Reasonable Accommodation Issues Arising From Workers’ Compensation Claims & Council on Education, 2010

New Jersey Issues in School Law, Millennium Seminars, LLC, 2009