Brittany Atkinson

Partner

batkinson@chartwelllaw.com
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(856) 437-6633
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(856) 206-9856
Moorestown, NJ
302 Harper Drive
Suite 205
Moorestown
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NJ
08057
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PRACTICE AREAS

Premises Liability

Workers' Compensation

In-House Counsel Assistance Including Claims & Underwriting File Analysis and Privilege Determination for Non-Party Subpoenas

Admissions

New Jersey

Pennsylvania

Education

Widener University School of Law

J.D., cum laude, 2013

Temple University

B.A., 2009

Brittany Atkinson focuses her practice on workers’ compensation matters in New Jersey. She defends insurance carriers against work-related injuries and issues arising therefrom. Ms. Atkinson has defended clients in cases involving chemical exposure, jurisdictional questions and employment issues and has argued such issues up to the New Jersey Supreme Court.

Before joining Chartwell Law, Ms. Atkinson served as a judicial fellow for the Hon. Karen Shreeves-Johns in the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Prior to this, she served as a law clerk for the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission in Harrisburg, Pa. and as a legal intern for the Department of Environmental Protection in Trenton, NJ.

Ms. Atkinson graduated cum laude from Widener Law in 2013.  During her time in law school, she was a clerk for the Environmental Law Clinic handling environmental law issues and a member of the Environmental Law & Policy Society.  She also received certificates of achievement in Legislative Drafting, Environmental Law and Criminal Procedure. Ms. Atkinson is a partner in Chartwell's Moorestown, New Jersy office.

Professional Associations

Camden County Bar Association

Philadelphia Bar Association

Community Service

American Legion, Post 371, Gibbsboro, NJ: Ladies Auxiliary

Articles

“Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State,” The Legal Intelligencer, Workers’ Compensation Special Section, October 15, 2019, page 6.

Presentations

“Cross-Jurisdictional Workers’ Compensation Issues,” National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV, November 8, 2019

Brittany Atkinson focuses her practice on workers’ compensation matters in New Jersey. She defends insurance carriers against work-related injuries and issues arising therefrom. Ms. Atkinson has defended clients in cases involving chemical exposure, jurisdictional questions and employment issues and has argued such issues up to the New Jersey Supreme Court.

Before joining Chartwell Law, Ms. Atkinson served as a judicial fellow for the Hon. Karen Shreeves-Johns in the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Prior to this, she served as a law clerk for the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission in Harrisburg, Pa. and as a legal intern for the Department of Environmental Protection in Trenton, NJ.

Ms. Atkinson graduated cum laude from Widener Law in 2013.  During her time in law school, she was a clerk for the Environmental Law Clinic handling environmental law issues and a member of the Environmental Law & Policy Society.  She also received certificates of achievement in Legislative Drafting, Environmental Law and Criminal Procedure. Ms. Atkinson is a partner in Chartwell's Moorestown, New Jersy office.

Professional Associations

Camden County Bar Association

Philadelphia Bar Association

Community Service

American Legion, Post 371, Gibbsboro, NJ: Ladies Auxiliary

Articles

“Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State,” The Legal Intelligencer, Workers’ Compensation Special Section, October 15, 2019, page 6.

Resources

Articles & Blogs
Residency Alone is Not Enough
October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019