Cooper Levenson is pleased to announce that Kasi M. Gifford has joined the firm. Gifford will work in the firm’s Atlantic City office, in the Education Law Practice Group.
Gifford’s practice previously included a focus on all areas of plaintiffs’ personal injury work. Gifford served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable James P. Savio, J.S.C., in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Civil Division, Atlantic County. She also served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Allen Littlefield as well as to the Honorable James Savio. Gifford is a state trained mediator for the State of New Jersey.
While in law school, Gifford served a legal internship with the Delaware Civil Law Clinic, where she represented victims of domestic violence and handled custody and visitation matters. Gifford participated in an Intensive Trial Advocacy Program and earned a Specialized Legal Studies in Trial Advocacy Law Certificate. She was a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Society.
“We are thrilled to welcome Kasi to the Cooper Levenson team. She will be a great addition to the Education Law Practice Group,” said Kenneth J. Calemmo, chief operating officer of Cooper Levenson.
Gifford is an Executive Board Member and Secretary to the Young Lawyers Division, Atlantic County Bar Association. She has also served as that group’s Director of Events and Director of Community Outreach. Gifford is a Member of the, Vincent S. Haneman Inn of Court.
Gifford graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a minor in Psychology. She earned a Juris Doctor from the Widener University Delaware Law School.