& Criminal Defense Attorney
Areas of Practice
District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
2023 New Jersey Super Lawyer
2022 New Jersey Super Lawyer
2021 New Jersey Super Lawyer
2018 Rising Star with New Jersey Super Lawyers
2017 40 Alumni Under 40 Arcadia University
2017 Rising Star with New Jersey Super Lawyers
2016 Rising Star with New Jersey Super Lawyers
2015 Rising Star with New Jersey Super Lawyers
2015 Avvo Top Contributor
2014 Rising Star with New Jersey Super Lawyers
2014 Avvo Top Contributor
2014 Paul Harris Fellow Recipient
2013 Rising Star with New Jersey Super Lawyers
2012 Rising Star with New Jersey Super Lawyers
Mercer County Bar Association
New Jersey Association for Justice
Bucks County Bar Association
Pennsylvania Association for Justice
Trenton Rotary Club 2011-2020
Board Member of Trenton Rotary Club 2013-2020
Wills for Heroes Foundation 2009-2020
Kristy L. Bruce is the co-author of New Jersey Personal Injury Law. It is a comprehensive treatise discussing personal injury law in New Jersey.
Book: Personal Injury Law, 2021-2022 ed. (Vol. 56, New Jersey Practice Series)BUY IT HERE
Born and raised in Pennsylvania, she graduated from Arcadia University in 2000 where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. She obtained a paralegal certificate from Villanova University in 2001. In 2004 she entered law school while continuing to work full-time as a paralegal. In May 2008, she obtained her Juris Doctorate degree from Rutgers University (Camden). During law school, she was a staff Editor and a Notes and Comment Editor for the Rutgers University (Camden) Law Journal.
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