Kerri Chewning Serves as Co-Editor and an Author for New Jersey Law Journal Publication

Archer partner Kerri E. Chewning served as co-editor for the recently published, New Jersey Federal Civil Procedure, an annual publication of the New Jersey Law Journal. This is the 9th year Kerri worked as a co-editor for the publication. Along with her distinction as co-editor, Kerri also authored the chapter on “Complaints” and has done so for the past 13 years.

The book, newly revised for 2023, is part of every Chambers in the District and in the Third Circuit. By highlighting key statutes, rules, and cases governing federal practice in these courts, the publication provides a reliable source to which a new attorney can turn to understand the broad scope of local federal practice, and to which an experienced attorney can turn when focusing on recent developments and a particular issue.

The 2023 edition also includes updates on the latest case law developments affecting all aspects of practice in the District of New Jersey, featuring updates on jurisdiction, motions to seal, and removal.

Kerri is a trial attorney whose practice has been devoted to the defense of class actions in both state and federal court. She has over twenty years of experience leading litigation cases from inception through to trial, including defense of complex commercial claims, civil rights claims, unfair competition and Lanham Act claims, and white collar defense. Kerri also handles commercial matters for plaintiffs and recently secured a $25 million jury verdict in a breach of contract case. *

Kerri is a past president of the Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey. She serves on the Lawyers’ Advisory Committee for the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, and is also a past Chair of the Federal Practice and Procedure Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association. Kerri is a frequent presenter for CLE programs in the areas of Federal Practice, E-Discovery, Ethics & Professionalism.

For more information and to order New Jersey Federal Civil Procedure 2023, click here.

About Archer

Founded in 1928, Archer & Greiner, P.C. (Archer) is a full-service law firm serving Fortune 100 clients, small to medium-sized businesses and individuals. The firm provides litigation and transactional services in nearly every area of law, including business counseling, labor & employment, real estate, health care, intellectual property, family and matrimonial, personal injury, public finance, tax, trusts and estates, bankruptcy, land use and environmental law. With 175 attorneys, Archer has nine offices, including Voorhees, Hackensack, Princeton and Red Bank, NJ; Philadelphia and Harrisburg, PA; Wilmington, DE; New York, NY; and Houston, TX.

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