- Appellate Advocacy
- Premises Liability
- Toxic Tort
- General Liability
- Product Liability
|University ||California State University, B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude, 1997|
|Law School||American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, J.D., cum laude, 2001 Legal Methods Deans Fellow, American University Law Review|
|Admitted||2002, New Jersey; 2005, Pennsylvania; 2005, U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania|
Associations & Memberships
Pennsylvania Bar Association
•Philadelphia Bar Association
Carol dedicates her practice to legal research and writing for the firm's Appellate and Post-Trial Advocacy Practice Group. Her areas of practice include product liability, premises liability, personal injury defense and toxic tort. Carol's practice focuses on conducting research and drafting substantive motions and briefs for senior attorney's throughout the firm on a variety of legal issues at various stages of litigation.
Prior to joining Marshall Dennehey, Carol worked as a staff attorney for the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, where she drafted memoranda of law and opinions on legal issues including habeas corpus, civil rights, employment, bankruptcy, securities and tax law.
Carol graduated from California State University, San Marcos, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Arts in political science. She subsequently attended American University, Washington College of Law, where she obtained her juris doctor, cum laude, in 2001. While attending law school, she taught legal research and writing and served as a member of the American University Law Review.
Year Joined Organization: 2005
|Reported Cases||Published Works: Addressing Malfunction Theory for First Time in 20 Years: Pennsylvania Supreme Court Clarifies Burden of Proof in Product Liability Case Based Upon Malfunction Theory, Defense Digest, Vol. 16, No. 1, March 2010|
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