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Ryan Kooi

Ryan Kooi

Practice areas:

Defense Litigation, Defective and Dangerous Products, Land Use & Zoning, Criminal Defense

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About Me

Ryan Kooi has been an associate with the firm since 2005.  He concentrates his practice in complex/environmental/toxic tort defense, as well as, construction defect litigation, products liability, Land Use and Zoning, and Local Government Law.  During law school, Mr. Kooi served as a New Developments Editor for the Rutgers Journal of Law & Religion, and a teaching assistant for first-year property law classes.  He received a Pro Bono Award for Significant Service in 2004.  During the 2004-2005 court term, Mr. Kooi served as the law clerk to the Honorable Louise DiRenzo Donaldson of the Superior Court of New Jersey working in both the Civil and Criminal Divisions in Camden, New Jersey.  In addition to his duties as a clerk, Mr. Kooi mediated numerous matters in the Special Civil, Small Claims, and Landlord/Tenant Parts.  Outside of the firm, Mr. Kooi Chairs the Combined Planning/Zoning Board of the Borough of Oaklyn, is an active member of the Oaklyn Civic Association having served as its past President and Secretary, and is a former trustee of the Oaklyn Memorial Library.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Defective and Dangerous Products: 35%
    5 years
  2. Defense Litigation: 35%
    5 years
  3. Land Use & Zoning: 20%
    5 years
  4. Criminal Defense: 10%
    5 years

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Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Margolis Edelstein

100 Century Parkway, Suite 200
Mount Laurel, NJ, 08054-1182

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive200405/29/2015
PAActive200405/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Significant Public ServiceRutgers University School of Law - Camden2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyMargolis Edelstein2005 - Present
Law Clerk to Louise Direnzo Donaldson, J.S.C.Superior Court of New Jersey - Camden2004 - 2005
Law ClerkMargolis Edelstein2002 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Camden County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Oaklyn Borough Civic AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Margolis Edelstein Property Tax & Zoning UpdateThe Holder of an Unexercised Option Has Standing to Challenge Municipal Zoning Decision2009
Margolis EdelsteinHistory of Legislation in Asbestos Litigation2006
Rutgers Journal of Law and ReligionReligious Groups in Public Schools: The Equal Access Act and Donovan v. The Punxsatawney Area School Board2004
Rutgers Journal of Law and ReligionThird Circuit Holds Jury Members May Be Peremptorily Challenged For Religious Beliefs2004
Rutgers Journal of Law and ReligionFrederick, Maryland Joins the Ten Commandments Fray2004

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Richard Stockton College of New JerseyCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts1999