Skip to main content

Jennifer C. Bell

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment & Labor Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Bell & Bell LLP
1617 JFK Blvd, Suite 1254
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-569-2500
Fax: 215-569-2220
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2007 - 2008, 2010 - 2012
Licensed in Pennsylvania Since: 1998
Practice Areas: Employment & Labor: Employee (20%), Employee Benefits (20%), Employment & Labor: Employer (20%), Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (20%), Employment Litigation: Defense (20%)
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Attorney Profile

Jennifer C. Bell is an attorney and co-founder of Bell & Bell LLP in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ms. Bell serves clients throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She litigates employment-related matters involving age discrimination, disability discrimination, gender discrimination, race discrimination, retaliation, overtime, sexual harassment, whistleblowers and wrongful termination. She also negotiates employment-related agreements and contracts and advises executives regarding a wide variety of issues.

Ms. Bell earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh and obtained her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center, graduating magna cum laude. She has been admitted to practice in Pennsylvania since 1998 and is also licensed before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit.

While attending law school, Ms. Bell was managing articles editor of the Georgetown Law Journal. Following law school graduation, she gained legal experience by clerking for a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit. She went on to practice employment law at a private Pennsylvania-based firm representing employers in matters such as harassment and discrimination.

Ms. Bell subsequently joined a pharmaceutical company as counsel in employment and labor law. Her role involved training management on various employment matters and handling employment litigation issues.

In addition to her law practice, Ms. Bell enjoys sharing her wealth of legal knowledge with others. She has co-authored articles on subjects such as employment related litigation and continues to regularly speak to organizations on employment law topics.

Practice Areas
  • 20%Employment & Labor: Employee
  • 20%Employee Benefits
  • 20%Employment & Labor: Employer
  • 20%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 20%Employment Litigation: Defense
Focus Areas

Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer

Selections

10 Years Super Lawyers
5 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2007 - 2008, 2010 - 2012

About Jennifer C. Bell

First Admitted: 1998, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: https://www.bellandbelllaw.com/attorneys/jennifer-bell

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Introduction of Remedies Available in Employment Law Cases in Pennsylvania, Co-Author
  • The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, One Year Later, Co-Author
  • Legal Background for Deposition of the HR Professional, Co-Author
  • Ready, Willing and Iqbal: Preparing and Arguing Motions in Employment Litigation, Co-Author
  • Title VII Update: Yes, There Are New Interpretations and Applications of Title VII, Co-Author

Honors/Awards

  • Rising Star, Philadelphia Magazine, 2007-2011
  • Super Lawyer, 2012-2017

Bar/Professional Activity

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania

Educational Background

  • University of Pittsburgh, B.A.
Show More
Office Location for Jennifer C. Bell

1617 JFK Blvd
Suite 1254
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-569-2500

Fax: 215-569-2220

Last Updated: 11/4/2021

Page Generated: 0.59227681159973 sec