Kathryn Kyle Forman

Kathryn Kyle Forman

Nutley, New Jersey

Kathryn joined the firm in 2013 following a Clerkship with the Honorable Stephan C. Hansbury, P.J.Ch. in the Civil Part of the Law Division and in the Chancery Division of the New Jersey Superior Court in Morris County. Kathryn works in a variety of civil litigation practice areas and focuses on Labor and Employment Law with a concentration on employment discrimination, whistleblower claims, sexual harassment, breach of contract, restrictive covenants, and contract negotiation. Kathryn is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, New York, the District of New Jersey, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Prior to graduating from Seton Hall Law in 2012, Kathryn worked for the firm as a Law Clerk and interned for the trial attorneys at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Newark and for the Honorable Joseph A. Dickson, U.S.M.J. in the United States District Court. Kathryn is a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association, the Sidney Reitman Employment Law American Inn of Court, and the Essex County Bar Association. Prior to attending law school, Kathryn taught Fourth and Fifth Grade as a Teacher for America Corps Member in Brooklyn, New York. She graduated from Rutgers College with honors in 2006.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Employment
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2012
  • New York, 2013
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2013
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2015


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D.
    • Law Journal: Seton Hall Legislative Journal, Business Editor, 2011 - 2012
  • Rutgers College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey
    • B.A. - 2006
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Political Science, Communication

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Contributor - Civil Litigation Clinic, Seton Hall Law Center for Social Justice, 2012
  • Regional Semi-Finalist 2012 ABA National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competition, 2012
  • Best Oral Advocate Eugene Gressman Moot Court Competition, 2011
  • Samuel J. Heyman Fellow, 2010

Past Employment Positions

  • Teach for America, Teacher, Corps Member, 2006 - 2008