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Katie Ann Pilgren

Employment and labor Attorney at Bensalem, PA

5.0   1 review

also known as Katie Pilgren-Beatty, Katie Beatty

  • State Years
    Pennsylvania - PA 12 years
    New Jersey - NJ 12 years
  • Licensed for 12 years
    State PA
    Acquired 2011
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 12 years
    State NJ
    Acquired 2011
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Katie

Learn Katie’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Employment and labor
    40%
    Employment Law; Employment Discrimination; Employer Liability; Sexual Harassment; Wrongful Termination; Race Discrimination; Disability Discrimination; Sex Discrimination; Religious Discrimination; Pregnancy Discrimination; Whistle Blowing; Family and Medical Leave; and Restrictive Covenants.

  2. Wrongful termination
    30%

  3. Discrimination
    20%

  4. Sexual harassment
    10%

Mrs. Pilgren-Beatty is a skilled attorney focusing on employment and labor law. She has litigated claims under a number of federal and state statutes, including Title VII, 1981, the FMLA, ADEA, and ADA, the NJ LAD and the PHRA. She has also litigated wage and hour claims under both state and federal stautes. To date, Mrs. Pilgren-Beatty has been lead and co-counsel on a wide range of employment discrimination cases, taking multiple cases to jury verdict. Mrs. Pilgren-Beatty has also represented clients at the PHRC and EEOC level and in unemployment compensation hearings. She is licensed to practice in the highest courts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

While Mrs. Pilgren-Beatty still performs litigation work, she has primarily transitioned to overseeing the intake process firm-wide at Karpf, Karpf, and Cerutti. She is responsible currently for evaluating cases, filings, and coordination of case assignments with lead trial attorneys in their firm (as well as with their supporting associate counsel).

Prior to her career at Karpf, Karpf, and Cerutti, P.C., Mrs. Pilgren-Beatty graduated Cum Laude from Widener University School of Law. During her time at Widener Law, she was a member of the Trial Advocacy Honor Society and placed 1st in the Hugh B. Pearce trial competition. Mrs. Pilgren-Beatty was also the Head of the Issues Committee of the Widener Women's Law Caucus. She gained a wide variety of experience working as an associate intern during and after law school prior to joining Karpf, Karpf & Cerutti, P.C. and as an legal support staff intern with the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Widener Pennsylvania Civil Law Clinic and at A Woman's Place.

Prior to law school, Mrs. Pilgren-Beatty graduated Magna Cum Laude from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelors Degree in Liberal Arts. 

Location

Karpf, Karpf & Cerutti, P.C.
3331street Rd Ste 128
Two Greenwood Sq
Bensalem, PA, 19020-2046

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Reviews

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Posted by Nicholas | May 20, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Experience
I had a very good experience with Katie from Karpf, Karpf & Cerutti, P.C. I hired Katie for a Family Law issue I was having and was able to achieve the outcome I wanted with her help. I would definitely recommend Katie and the firm to others in the future.

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Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Karpf, Karpf, & Cerutti, P.C.
  • 2012 - Present

Education

  • Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg PA
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2011
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2008

Attorney endorsements

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Endorse Katie
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 10
Relationship: Co-worker
"Katie is a well-respected and experienced Partner who has valuable knowledge in various areas of law including employment, civil rights, and wrongful termination. I endorse her."
Discrimination Attorney | Jan 10
Relationship: Co-worker
"Katie is an excellent and thoughtful attorney. She genuinely cares for her clients. I would not hesitate to recommend her services."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 10
Relationship: Co-worker
"I have had the pleasure of working with Katie for approximately two years and she is a tremendous lawyer and mentor. With extensive knowledge regarding all aspects of employment law, I recommend her with the highest regard."
Employment and labor Attorney | Feb 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Pilgren is a great litigator. I would strongly recommend her for any employment related needs."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 18
Relationship: Co-worker
"Katie is a strong advocate for client's with an excellent knowledge of employment issues."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 18
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer. Excellent and thorough attorney."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 18
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"I have worked with Katie for more than seven years. Since day one, she has been an extremely hard-working, diligent and compassionate attorney who zealously represents her clients. She is a great employment attorney."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 18
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Jan 18
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Bensalem Employment and labor Lawyer Katie Ann Pilgren
Katie Ann Pilgren
Employment and labor Attorney
Bensalem, PA
Licensed for 12 years