Kelly Ann Bird - Gibbons  P.C.

Kelly Ann Bird

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2016

Ms. Bird counsels employers on employment and human resources issues, and litigates as necessary in these areas. Her clients range from small, family-owned businesses to regional based companies with thousands of employees. Her experience involves proceedings in federal and state courts, and state and federal civil rights agencies, as well as arbitrations and mediations.

Additional Information

Other Court Admissions
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • Experience

    In the past year, Ms. Bird has worked with clients ranging from small start-up businesses to well-established medical device companies, to craft and implement policies that comply with federal and state laws, including the NLRB's recent decisions concerning protected activity. She has conducted multiple investigations into allegations of improper and unlawful workplace conduct.

    Ms. Bird's experience is enhanced by her work on the State of New Jersey Committee on Character, in which she evaluates candidates for the New Jersey State Bar and was recently appointed a Statewide Part Chair. She actively works to support the growth of women in the legal profession, by serving as co-chair of the Gibbons Women's Initiative Events Committee and in her work for two terms as Chair of committees for New Jersey Women Lawyers Association.

    College of the Holy CrossBA University of VirginiaSeton Hall Law SchoolJ.D.
    American Bar Association- Litigation SectionWoman Advocate Committee- Labor and Employment Law SectionEmployment Law Development Committee EEO Committee and State Labor New Jersey State Bar Association-Labor and Employment Law Section Task Force on Diversity in the Legal Profession

    Office Location

    One Gateway Center
    Newark, NJ 07102-5310
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Litigation - Labor and Employment