Rachel A. Ramsay-Lowe

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Rachel practices exclusively in the Workers' Compensation Department. She is admitted to practice law in both New Jersey and New York. Rachel defends insured entities such as national department stores, retail chains and various other small employers in matters relating to workers' compensation in New Jersey. Her legal career began at a plaintiff's firm, where she handled hundreds of cases representing petitioners in workers' compensation claims.

Rachel also served as an Assistant District Attorney in Brooklyn, one of the largest and busiest prosecutor’s offices in the country. During her three-year tenure, Rachel successfully prosecuted hundreds of cases in the Crimes Against Children Bureau. She tried several cases to verdict, conducted pre-trial and post-conviction hearings, and presented numerous cases to the grand jury.

Prior to joining Marshall Dennehey, Rachel defended insured and self-insured entities, such as national chain restaurants, national hotel chains, national supermarket chains, national manufacturers, health care facilities and other small businesses, against claims related to product liability, premises liability, toxic tort, construction defect, and motor vehicle accidents in New Jersey and New York.

Classes/Seminars Taught

Legal and Legislative Updates, National Business Institute New Jersey Workers' Compensation Fundamentals, December 3, 2019

Mini Med School for Attorneys, National Business Institute, October 29, 2019

How Medical Marijuana Is Impacting Workers’ Compensation, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 24, 2019

Published Works

“Idiopathic Conditions: Are These Types of Claims Compensable?,” Defense Digest, Vol. 23, No. 3, September 2017

"Proposed Changes to Guidelines for Medical Provider Claims in New Jersey," Defense Digest, Vol. 21, No. 2, June 2015

Admissions
New Jersey
2009
New York
2010
Education
Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School (J.D., 2008)
Stetson University (B.A., 2002)
Honors & awards
The Network Journal, "40 Under Forty"
2018
Associations & memberships
Justice James H. Coleman Jr. New Jersey Workers' Compensation American Inn of Court, Essex/Union
New Jersey Bar Association
New York Bar Association
Year joined
2014