Kathleen Barnett Einhorn

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn

Managing Partner

keinhorn@pemlawfirm.com
908-413-3074

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn is the Managing Partner of PEM Law. Ms. Einhorn excels in all aspects of litigation having tried numerous cases and appeals in state and federal courts and handled many arbitrations, mediations and other alternative dispute proceedings. She has extensive experience in employment and other high stakes litigation.

Ms. Einhorn manages cases from their commencement to trial and oversees a team of lawyers and paraprofessionals. She and her team concentrate on general commercial litigation and counseling, with an emphasis on complex contract and business disputes; fraud and misrepresentation; divorce; insurance and employment defense; First Amendment & Constitutional rights claims; civil extortion claims; intellectual property rights; insurance coverage; defamation claims; construction disputes and procurement law, government contract compliance and bid protests.

Ms. Einhorn served as an investigator for the Supreme Court of New Jersey District Ethics Committee from 2006 to 2010.

  • The Best Lawyers in America® 2023
  • Recognized as one of the “Top 100” Attorneys by New Jersey Super Lawyers®, 2015, 2016, 2019, 2020
  • Recognized as one of the “Top 50 Women” Attorneys by New Jersey Super Lawyers®, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021
  • NJBIZ Law Power 50 Listing, 2020 – 2022
  • Recognized by Leading Women & Intrepreneurs & Corporate Leaders as one of the Top 25 of 2019
  • Recognized by New Jersey Law Journal as a Top Woman in the Law, 2018
  • Recognized by Executive Women of New Jersey as one of New Jersey’s outstanding women leaders, 2014
  • Featured by Law360® in its Female Powerbrokers Q & A, 2014
  • Listed as a New Jersey Super Lawyer®, 2013 – 2023
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, 2013 – 2022
  • Listed in NJBIZ® as one of The Best 50 Women in Business, 2012
  • Ranked AV® Preeminent™ in Complex Commercial Litigation, Public Contract Law & Bid Protest Litigation and Employment Law & Litigation by Martindale-Hubbell®

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Attorneys Named to 2024 edition of “Best Lawyers in America®” and “Best Lawyers in America®: Ones to Watch” Listings

Congratulations to Firm Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers & Rising Star Listings for 2023

Eight Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America® 2023 and Two Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch in America® 2023 Listings

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn and Rajiv Parikh Named to NJBIZ Law Power 50 Listing for 2022

Leadership Roles in the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association Taken by, Kathleen Barnett Einhorn & Maria Fruci

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn Presented “Tales from the Bench and Bar and Lessons Learned” Program at the 2022 NJSBA Annual Convention

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn to Present on How Trials and Trial Courts in New Jersey Have Been Effected by the Pandemic at NJSBA Mid-Year Meeting

Congratulations to Firm Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers & Rising Star Listings for 2022

Attorneys Named by The Best Lawyers in America® to 2022 Listing

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn and Rajiv Parikh Named to NJBIZ Law Power 50 List for 2021

Congratulations to Firm Attorneys Named to the 2021 Super Lawyers & Rising Stars Listings

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn Re-Nominated to At-Large Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association

Attorneys Named by The Best Lawyers in America® to 2021 Listing

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn Named to NJBIZ Law Power 50 List for 2020

Attorneys Named by The Best Lawyers in America® to 2020 Listing

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn to Speak at Leading Women Entrepreneurs Force for Change Conference 2019 NJSBA Mid-Year Meeting

Kathleen Barnett Einhorn Named 2018 Top Woman in the Law By New Jersey Law Journal

Leadership Roles Taken by Six Attorneys in the NJSBA’s Women in the Profession Section

Seven Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2017

Ten Attorneys Named 2016 NJ Super Lawyers and Eight Named Rising Stars; Kathleen Barnett Einhorn Receives Special Recognition

Seven Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in America, 2016 Edition

Named 2015 NJ Super Lawyers and Nine are Named Rising Stars; Ka
thleen Barnett Einhorn Receive Special Recognition

Eight Firm Attorneys Named to 2014 New Jersey Super Lawyers, and 12 Named as Rising Stars; Kathleen Barnett Einhorn Receives Special Recognitions

Congratulations to Its 2013 New Jersey Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Education

  • New York Law School, J.D., 1992
  • Villanova University, B.A., 1988

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1992
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1992
  • New York, 1993
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1994
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2004
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 2004
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2017
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York, 2018

Clerkship

  • Law Clerk to the Hon. Robert L. Penza, J.S.C., from 1992 to 1993

Professional Memberships

  • Trustee-At-Large, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member, Business & Commercial Litigation Special Committee, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Co-Chief Operating Officer, New Jersey Women Lawyers Association
  • Vice President & Treasurer, Boys and Girls Club of Newark, 2017-2019
  • Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Advisory Committee, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Essex County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Litigation Counsel of America, The Trial Lawyer Honorary Society
  • Association of Workplace Investigators