JESSICA RELYEA

Partner

Jessica joined KPM LAW in 2011.  Her practice focuses primarily on representing restaurants and retail establishments in premises liability matters in both federal and state court in Virginia.  She also oversees local counsel and manages cases for her clients in Maryland, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Kentucky, West Virginia and North Carolina.  Jessica is an active member of the National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association and The Gavel.

Prior to joining KPM LAW, Jessica spent . . . Read more

Jessica joined KPM LAW in 2011.  Her practice focuses primarily on representing restaurants and retail establishments in premises liability matters in both federal and state court in Virginia.  She also oversees local counsel and manages cases for her clients in Maryland, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Kentucky, West Virginia and North Carolina.  Jessica is an active member of the National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association and The Gavel.
Prior to joining KPM LAW, Jessica spent three years practicing law in Northern Virginia.  She earned her Juris Doctor from Wake Forest University School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Journalism from the Pennsylvania State University, Schreyer Honors College. Originally from Yardley, Pennsylvania, Jessica is an avid Philadelphia sports fan.  She lives in Glen Allen, Virginia with her husband Steve and dog Maggie, whom they adopted from the Richmond SPCA.

 

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  • The Pennsylvania State University, Schreyer Honors College B.A. in Journalism & Sociology, with distinction, 2005
  • Wake Forest University, School of Law J.D., 2008, The National Trial Team (Captain), Student Bar Association (President)
  • Virginia State Bar
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • United States District Court, Western District of Virginia
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance