Ms. Briddell currently represents corporate clients in asbestos-related litigation in Pennsylvania and New Jersey state court actions. She has assisted agency clients with compliance under the New Jersey Local Public Contracts Law and private clients with construction matters from contract preparation through litigation. She has represented municipalities, county authorities and school districts as counsel and special counsel in connection with public contracts bid solicitation and compliance and local governance.
Ms. Briddell is currently serving the District IV Ethics Committee for Camden and Gloucester Counties as an investigatory member and hearing panel chair. She formerly served as a member of Committee between 2009 and 2014, where she represented the Committee as the Chair for the 2012-2014 Terms, Vice Chair for the 2011-2012 Term, and Investigator for the 2009-2011 Terms.
Ms. Briddell is a 1986 graduate of the Rutgers University School of Law-Camden and a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Maryland, European Division.
•Duane Morris LLP
- Associate, 2009-present
•Wolf Block LLP
- Associate, 2006-2009
-- Appointed to 2008 WolfBlock Diversity Committee
-- Selected to participate in the 2009 New Jersey Law Firm Mentor-Mentee Program
•Harvey C. Johnson, P.C.
- Associate, August 2005-December 2005
•Office of the DeKalb County, Georgia, District Attorney
- Assistant District Attorney, Interstate Child Support Enforcement Division, 2003-May 2005
•Office of the DeKalb County Solicitor-General
- Special Domestic Violence Prosecutor, 2002-2003
- Senior Trial Attorney, 1998-2003
•Harvey C. Johnson, P.C.
- Associate, 1991-1995
•Lewis & Wood, P.C.
- Associate, 1990-1991
•Caplan & Luber, P.C.
- Associate, 1989-1990
•Defenders' Association of Philadelphia
-Trial Attorney, 1987-1989
•Camden Regional Legal Services, Inc.
- Staff Attorney, 1986-1987
Civic and Charitable Activities
•Board Member of the Camden County Historical Society, Camden, New Jersey, 2016 - present
•Board of Trustees Member, Food Bank of South Jersey, 2010-2014
•Spokesperson, Concerned Parishioners of St. Bart's, 2008-2007
- Successfully Challenged Diocese of Camden Church Closing Decision
Publications and Speaking Engagements
•Author, " Pa. Superior Court Confirms Statutory Right of Repose for Improvements to Real Estate in Asbestos Cases, " Duane Morris Alert, July 8, 2014
Selected Speaking Engagements
•Presenter, "Taking & Defending Depositions," Tavistock Country Club, Haddonfield, New Jersey, January 25, 2018
•Speaker, "Diverse Voices," NJSBA Diversity Committee, New Brunswick, New Jersey, October 22, 2015
•Presenter, "Comparative Legal Ethics-PA, NJ & Model Rules," Camden County Bar Association CLE Program, Haddonfield, New Jersey, April 8, 2014
•Presenter, "Drafting Arbitration Clauses: Tread Carefully," Duane Morris LLP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Trial Practice Group Meeting, December 9, 2011
•Presenter, "Drafting Arbitration Clauses: Tread Carefully," Duane Morris LLP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, CSAL Meeting, September 28, 2011
•Speaker, Pennsylvania Bar Institute's Primer on Mechanics' Liens and Bond Claims, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 30, 2011
•Speaker, "Shaking the Money Tree: Funding Our Way Out of the Infrastructure Crisis," ABA Forum on the Construction Industry 2010 Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, April 22, 2010
•Board of Trustees Secretary, Camden County Bar Association, 2016 - present
•New Jersey State Bar Association
•Board of Trustees Member, Camden County Bar Association, 2014-2016
•American Bar Association
•Georgia Bar Association
•Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, 1999-2005
•Member/Investigator, District IV Ethics Committee, Camden/Gloucester Counties, State of New Jersey, Appointed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2009-2013, extended for 2013-2014 Term, 2016-2020 Term
•Chair, District IV Ethics Committee, Camden/Gloucester Counties, State of New Jersey 2012-2014 Terms
•Vice Chair, District IV Ethics Committee, Camden/Gloucester Counties, State of New Jersey, 2011-2012 Term
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