OUR PEOPLE

“If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.” – Ray Kroc

CATHLEEN KELLY REBAR
Managing Partner   

Cathleen is a partner and shareholder at Rebar Kelly. She has been advising and counseling clients in complex litigation matters for over two decades. She defends clients in claims pertaining to professional liability and errors and omissions, products liability, toxic tort, premise liability, security, health care, social services... FULL BIOGRAPHY


VICTORIA BENALCAZAR
Associate   

Victoria graduated summa cum laude from St. Joseph’s College, and received her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Criminal Justice. While attending law school at St. John’s University School of Law, she served as Externals Director of the Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute and as a Senior Staff Member of... FULL BIOGRAPHY


STEPHEN BISSELL
Partner    

Stephen is a partner at Rebar Kelly. He concentrates his legal practice defending insureds and insurers in the areas of premises liability, medical malpractice, professional liability, property matters, construction liability, commercial transportation, employment, workers’ compensation and products liability. His practice includes representation of clients from inception through trial in state and federal courts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. FULL BIOGRAPHY


JAYNE L. BRAYER
Partner   

Jayne L. Brayer is a partner and special trial counsel at Rebar Kelly. She has extensive experience in commercial litigation, civil litigation, having handled cases of medical malpractice, automobile, construction defect, construction bodily injury, employment, premises liability and toxic tort matters. FULL BIOGRAPHY


MICHAEL DEWITT
Of Counsel    

Michael DeWitt counsels and defends clients in a diverse range of insurance related issues with an emphasis on ERISA litigation and life, health and disability claims consulting. His experience includes representing clients in claims regarding breach of contract and bad faith as well as the pursuit of punitive damages involving both ERISA-governed and individual plans. FULL BIOGRAPHY


CHLOE GARTSIDE
Associate    

Chloe is an associate with Rebar Kelly. Chloe has a proven track record of defending carriers and effectively managing large complex caseloads. Chloe advances her clients’ defense by adopting a comprehensive strategy premised on a deep understanding of the law and aggressive strategies. She handles all aspects of pre-litigation claims and litigation in state and federal courts... FULL BIOGRAPHY


PATRICK J. HEALEY
Partner   

Patrick J. Healey is a partner at Rebar Kelly. He has extensive experience in the civil litigation area, having handled cases of medical malpractice, automobile and premises liability, municipal liability, civil rights, products liability, employment litigation, insurance coverage, ERISA, and employment law. Patrick has conducted cases from initial pleading to discovery phases, through trial and appeal. FULL BIOGRAPHY


CHRISTOPHER P. KELLY
Partner   

Christopher Kelly is a partner at Rebar Kelly. His practice area's include general liability, civil rights, professional liability, insurance coverage, insurance bad faith, construction litigation, trucking litigation, employment law, commercial litigation, and insurance fraud... FULL BIOGRAPHY


FRANK V. KELLY
Special Trial Counsel   

Frank is special trial counsel and the managing attorney of the Connecticut office at Rebar Kelly. He has deep and broad experience in liability practice. He has been advising and counseling clients in complex litigation matters for more than two decades. He defends clients in claims pertaining to complex high exposure cases including personal injury... FULL BIOGRAPHY


SCOTT E. LEVENS
Of Counsel   

Scott is of counsel with the firm. Scott has over twenty years of experience as a litigator with the majority of his career being dedicated to the representation of insurance carriers and their insureds. Scott has represented insurance carriers in complex insurance coverage matters involving environmental sites, asbestos, mold and silica in New Jersey and a variety... FULL BIOGRAPHY


KAREN T. MUROLO
Of Counsel   

Attorney Murolo has twenty-nine years of experience representing insureds and insurers in civil litigation, including auto torts, uninsured motorist, trucking claims, premises liability and professional malpractice; preparing CGL, Professional Liability, Personal Auto and Personal Homeowners’ Insurance Coverage Opinion and Reservation of Rights letters, as well as... FULL BIOGRAPHY


JENIKA PARSON
Director of Diversity  

Jenika is the Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Rebar Kelly, and an Administrative Assistant for the New Jersey and New York offices. She graduated from Smith College and received her Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Leading with a collaborative mindset, Jenika focuses on acting as a catalyst for change to aid in the enhancement of organizations... FULL BIOGRAPHY


KIMBERLY PARSON
Partner  

Kimberly Parson is the managing partner of the firm’s New Jersey office. She has experience representing clients in complex commercial litigation, focusing on insurance coverage litigation, focusing on insurance coverage litigation general commercial litigation, personal injury liability, products liability, environmental liability, mass torts, professional negligence... FULL BIOGRAPHY


JULIA SHMILOVICH
Associate   

Julia Shmilovich is an associate in Rebar Kelly’s Blue Bell, Pennsylvania and New Jersey office. She concentrates her practice on representing insurance carriers and their insureds in civil litigation matters and advising insurers on coverage. Julia started her career as a judicial law clerk... FULL BIOGRAPHY


NAOMI SINGH
Associate   

Naomi is an associate in the New York office of Rebar Kelly. She focuses on civil litigation at the state and federal levels and concentrates her practice on insurance defense litigation. Naomi has an array of experience in defending personal injury, medical malpractice, professional negligence, and employer’s liability claims. FULL BIOGRAPHY


RACHEL SORRENTINO
Associate   

Rachel Sorrentino is an Associate in our Blue Bell, Pennsylvania office. Rachel graduated magna cum laude from Neumann University and received her Bachelor's degree in Political Science. She earned her juris doctor from Widener University, where she also graduated magna cum laude. FULL BIOGRAPHY


EDWARD STOLARSKI
Partner   

Ed Stolarski is a partner at Rebar Kelly. He has extensive experience in the defense of complex litigation cases in the Federal and state courts in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. He has been lead trial counsel in defending health care facilities, physicians and nurses in medical negligence cases. FULL BIOGRAPHY