Eileen P. Kelly

Eileen P. Kelly

Of Counsel
Location:
Trenton, New Jersey
Phone:
609-503-7016
866-640-3271
Fax:
609-656-1399
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Environmental Land Use Permitting
  • Environmental Penalty Defense
  • General Administrative Practice
  • Agriculture, Farmland Preservation and Right to Farm Act
  • State Government Contracting
  • National Environmental Policy Act (“NEPA”)
  • Clean Air Act and NJ Air Pollution Control Act
  • Environmental Contamination and Site Remediation Issues

Litigation Percentage

  • 40% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1982
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1982
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1984
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 1997

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1982
    • Honors: Cum Laude
  • Monmouth University, West Long Branch, New Jersey
    • B.A. - 1979
    • Honors: Summa Cum Laude
    • Honors: Schlaeffer Award for Highest GPA, Class of 1979
    • Major: English

Honors and Awards

  • Formal Commendation from Attorney General (awarded for complex cost recovery litigation), 1993
  • Governor's Teamwork Award 2006, or New Jersey v. Delaware, US Supreme Court, 2005

Past Employment Positions

  • NJ Dept. of Law and Public Safety, Div. of Law, Sr. Deputy Attorney General, 1988 - 2011
  • Fox Rothschild O'Brien and Frankel, Associate, 1988
  • New Jersey Attorney General’s Office, Deputy Attorney General, 1983 - 1987
  • Hon. Robert A. Matthews, A.J.S.C., New Jersey Appellate Division, Judicial Clerk, 1982 - 1983