Robyn D. Kazatsky

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Robyn D. Kazatsky is an accomplished and experienced trial attorney who is licensed to practice law in the State and Federal Courts of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York.  She specializes in defending self-insured transportation and insurance companies in various matters, including but not limited to, motor vehicle accidents, negligent entrustment/training/hiring, downtime claims, premises liability, subrogation, and property damage.

Ms. Kazatsky received her undergraduate degree in criminal justice and psychology with honors from the University of Delaware in 2000.   Thereafter, Ms. Kazatsky attended the Villanova University School of Law, receiving her Juris Doctorate degree in 2003. Ms. Kazatsky launched her legal career as an Assistant Defender with the Defender Association of Philadelphia, affording her the opportunity to develop effective courtroom skills early on.  

The Defender Association of Philadelphia is a very prestigious, independent, non-profit organization whose attorneys represent about 70% of those arrested in Philadelphia.  The Defender’s Association received The Clara Shortridge Foltz Award, recognizing the office as the most outstanding Defender’s Office in the country, most notably for its success in developing knowledgeable and effective trial litigators.  Throughout her five years with the Defender’s Association, Ms. Kazatsky tried hundreds of cases to verdict including many major felony jury trials. Prior to joining Salmon Ricchezza, Ms. Kazatsky worked at three other prominent Center City law firms.    

Since entering private practice in 2009, Ms. Kazatsky continues to refine her litigation skills on a daily basis.  She strives to achieve the best outcome for every case, acting as a skilled advocate continuously fighting to protect the rights of her clients.

Areas of Practice

Transportation
Trucking

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania, 2004
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
New York, 2014
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
New Jersey, 2017
U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2017

Education

Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania
J.D. - 2003

University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware
B.A. - 2000
Honors: With Honors
Major: Criminal Justice
Major: Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association
New York Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

Defender Association of Philadelphia, Trial Attorney