Attorney Kelly Gaertner is a Partner at Nuzzo & Roberts, LLC. She obtained her B.A. from Rutgers University in 2000 in Political Science and Spanish, and she graduated cum laude from the Seton Hall School of Law in 2006. While in law school, Attorney Gaertner was a member of the Women's Law Forum and the International Law Society. She also participated in the Gressman Moot Court Competition and worked for the Immigration and Human Rights Clinic at Seton Hall's Center for Social Justice.
Attorney Gaertner served as a Legal Research Law Clerk for the Judges of the Connecticut Superior Court from August 2006 to August 2007 prior to joining Nuzzo & Roberts. She currently practices in the area of insurance defense. Specifically, Attorney Gaertner represents defendants in motor vehicle, premises liability, product liability and construction cases. She also represents clients in appeals and has argued before the Connecticut Supreme Court.
Attorney Gaertner was admitted to practice law in Connecticut in 2006, New York in 2007 and the U.S. District Court of Connecticut in 2007. She is a member of the New Haven County Bar Association, the Connecticut Bar Association and the Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association. She was also recognized as a New England Rising Star in 2016.
Areas of Practice
Motor Vehicle Tort
Seton Hall School of Law, Newark, New Jersey, cum laude, 2006
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 2000
New York, 2007
U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 2007
Peer Review Recognition
Super Lawyers® Rising Star (Civil Litigation) 2015 - 2018
Professional Associations and Memberships
New Haven County Bar Association
New Haven Young Lawyers
Connecticut Bar Association
Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association