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Joyce Chambers Reichard

Joyce Chambers Reichard

  • Partner

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Practice Areas:

  • Mass Torts
  • Asbestos
  • Veterans Disability Benefits
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Personal Injury

Biography

Reichard joined Kelley Ferraro in 2002 where she functioned as the firm's senior litigation paralegal and litigation manager. Reichard became an Associate in 2017. She was graduated from Notre Dame College of Ohio in 2001 with a BA, majoring in paralegal studies, and the Cleveland Marshall College of Law in 2016 where she earned a Certificate in Health Law. Reichard is a member of the American Bar Association, Ohio Association of Justice, Ohio State Bar Association, and West Shore Bar Association. Reichard is licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio and Southern District of Ohio. Reichard serves as an adjunct faculty member for Ursuline College's Legal Studies Program, is a member of their Advisory Board and serves as a Member of the American Bar Association's Standing Committee on Paralegals. On February 15, 2022, U.S. District Judge Joy Flowers Conti appointed Reichard as one of twelve attorneys to serve upon the Plaintiffs Steering Committee for the Philips Recalled CPAP, BI-LEVEL PAP, and Mechanical Ventilator Products Litigation, MDL. No. 3014, in the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Education

  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. - 2016
    • Honors: Health Law Certificate program
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • Crossroads Christian Academy
    • 1993
  • Notre Dame College of Ohio, South Euclid, Ohio
    • B.A. - 2011
    • Major: Paralegal Studies

Bar Admission

  • Ohio, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • Supreme Court of Ohio, 2017

Representative Cases

  • Genet v. Union Carbide Corporation
  • Tyrrell v. Conrad Botzum Farmsted
  • Jennings v. Honeywell International, Inc.

Honors

  • Selected To Rising Stars: 2019 – 2024

Past Positions

  • Kelley & Ferraro, LLP, Senior Paralegal and Litigation Manager
  • Kahn & Associates, Senior Paralegal
  • Premier Farnell Corporation, Legal Administrative Specialist to the Vice President and General Counsel

Professional Associations

  • American Association of Justice
  • Ohio Association of Justice
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • West Shore Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Ursuline College Legal Studies Program Advisory Board
  • American Bar Association Standing Committee on Paralegals, 2021
  • American Association of Justice, Standing Committee on Paralegals, 2021

Pro Bono Activities

  • Ursuline College Legal Studies Program Advisory Board Member, 2001 to Present
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association Veterans Legal Services Clinic, 2021 to Present

Ancillary Businesses

  • Adjunct Faculty, Ursuline College Legal Studies Program