Brittany Atkinson

Partner

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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

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 Jersey office.

Professional Associations

Camden County Bar Association

Philadelphia Bar Association

Community Service

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

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 Jersey office.

Professional Associations

Camden County Bar Association

Philadelphia Bar Association

Community Service

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

ATTORNEY'S Resources

Event
How Will The New COVID-19 Law Impact Your Business and the Current State of NJ Workers' Compensation
How Will The New COVID-19 Law Impact Your Business and the Current State of NJ Workers' Compensation
How Will The New COVID-19 Law Impact Your Business and the Current State of NJ Workers' Compensation
September 29, 2020
October 6, 2020
Articles & Blogs
Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State
Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State
The Legal Intelligencer, Workers’ Compensation Special Section
Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State
The Legal Intelligencer, Workers’ Compensation Special Section
June 12, 2020
October 15, 2019
Articles & Blogs
VIDEO: What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers' Compensation?
VIDEO: What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers' Compensation?
VIDEO: What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers' Compensation?
April 27, 2020
April 2, 2020
Articles & Blogs
VIDEO: Work Related Injuries... From Home
VIDEO: Work Related Injuries... From Home
VIDEO: Work Related Injuries... From Home
April 27, 2020
April 24, 2020
Articles & Blogs
What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers’ Compensation?
What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers’ Compensation?
What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers’ Compensation?
April 10, 2020
March 17, 2020
Articles & Blogs
Important Update: New Jersey Workers’ Comp Courts to Open Telephonically
Important Update: New Jersey Workers’ Comp Courts to Open Telephonically
Important Update: New Jersey Workers’ Comp Courts to Open Telephonically
March 30, 2020
March 30, 2020
Articles & Blogs
New Jersey Medical Provider Claims for Out-Of-State Injuries
New Jersey Medical Provider Claims for Out-Of-State Injuries
New Jersey Medical Provider Claims for Out-Of-State Injuries
February 14, 2020
February 14, 2020
Articles & Blogs
Employer Must Reimburse For Medical Marijuana
Employer Must Reimburse For Medical Marijuana
Employer Must Reimburse For Medical Marijuana
January 16, 2020
January 16, 2020
Articles & Blogs
New Jersey Medical Provider Claims: Six-Year Statute of Limitations
New Jersey Medical Provider Claims: Six-Year Statute of Limitations
New Jersey Medical Provider Claims: Six-Year Statute of Limitations
January 9, 2020
January 24, 2019
Articles & Blogs
The Idiopathic Defense Remains as Difficult As Ever to Prove
The Idiopathic Defense Remains as Difficult As Ever to Prove
The Idiopathic Defense Remains as Difficult As Ever to Prove
January 9, 2020
March 7, 2019
Articles & Blogs
An Additional 450 Weeks on Reopener Cases That Become Total Cases
An Additional 450 Weeks on Reopener Cases That Become Total Cases
An Additional 450 Weeks on Reopener Cases That Become Total Cases
January 9, 2020
July 25, 2019
Articles & Blogs
Residency Alone is Not Enough
Residency Alone is Not Enough
Residency Alone is Not Enough
January 9, 2020
October 18, 2019
Articles & Blogs
Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State
Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State
Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State
January 9, 2020
November 7, 2019
News
Chartwell Law Partners Present at National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference
Chartwell Law Partners Present at National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference
Chartwell Law Partners Present at National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference
November 12, 2019
November 12, 2019
Articles & Blogs
Medical Provider Claims: Jurisdiction
Medical Provider Claims: Jurisdiction
Medical Provider Claims: Jurisdiction
September 12, 2019
May 4, 2018
News
Chartwell Law Names 2018 New Partners
Chartwell Law Names 2018 New Partners
Chartwell Law Names 2018 New Partners
September 12, 2019
January 19, 2018
Articles & Blogs
Best of Both Worlds – Dual Jurisdiction
Best of Both Worlds – Dual Jurisdiction
Best of Both Worlds – Dual Jurisdiction
September 12, 2019
August 22, 2018
Articles & Blogs
The End of Bona Fide Offers
The End of Bona Fide Offers
The End of Bona Fide Offers
September 12, 2019
December 13, 2018