Gwyneth R. Williams

Associate
Cherry Hill, New Jersey

PRACTICE AREAS

Employment Law
Premises Liability
Products Liability

BAR ADMISSIONS

Pennsylvania, 2014

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2015

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2015

New Jersey, 2014

United States District Court for the District of  New Jersey 2015

EDUCATION

Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, J.D. 2014

University of Pittsburgh, B.A., 2010 Dean's List

ASSOCIATIONS

The National Association of Women Lawyers

Brandeis Law Society

AWARDS/RECOGNITION

Best Oral Advocate, Second Place

Gwyneth focuses her legal practice in the areas of employment law, premises liability, and products liability for corporate clients. Gwyneth handles cases involving allegations of race, sex, age, disability, and national origin discrimination under both federal and state law.  She also has handled cases alleging sexual harassment, retaliation, hostile work environment, and medical leave violations. Gwyneth’s practice encompasses issues involving vicarious liability and indemnification. She handles all aspects of her cases through arbitration and/or mediation, and she has negotiated numerous advantageous settlements for a “Fortune 500” Company. Gwyneth is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and regularly appears in state and federal court.  


Gwyneth graduated from Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, where she participated in the Moot Court Board, Labor & Employment Law Society, and the Jewish Law Students Association. Gwyneth was awarded the Best Oral Advocate, Second Place, at the Judge John R. Brown Admiralty Competition in New Orleans, Louisiana. While attending law school, Gwyneth completed a co-op program at Spector, Gadon & Rosen, P.C., where she worked on matters involving employment law, defamation, and corporate transactions. Gwyneth also interned at Uebler Law LLC and assisted individuals with matters regarding workplace discrimination. Gwyneth is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, where she was on the Dean's List. 


Gwyneth is a member and participates in events hosted by the National Association of Women Lawyers. Gwyneth is also an active member of the Brandeis Law Society. 

Defended a major retailer in a case where the plaintiff alleged that she was struck by another customer operating a motorized mobility scooter. The case involved cross-claims against the scooter manufacturer for contractual and common law indemnification. The manufacturer denied responsibility throughout the litigation and refused to indemnify her client. On the eve of trial, Gwyneth successfully obtained indemnification from the manufacturer on behalf of the client, resulting in a significant saving to her client. She also helped avoid a lengthy and costly trial for all parties.

Publications

“Reefer Madness – Navigating Conflicting Federal and State Marijuana Laws”. Darpino, A., Williams, G. National Association of Women Lawyers General Counsel Institute Materials, November 3-4, 2016.

Gwyneth R. Williams

Associate
Cherry Hill, New Jersey

PRACTICE AREAS

Employment Law
Premises Liability
Products Liability

BAR ADMISSIONS

Pennsylvania, 2014

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2015

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2015

New Jersey, 2014

United States District Court for the District of  New Jersey 2015

EDUCATION

Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, J.D. 2014

University of Pittsburgh, B.A., 2010 Dean's List

ASSOCIATIONS

The National Association of Women Lawyers

Brandeis Law Society

AWARDS/RECOGNITION

Best Oral Advocate, Second Place

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