For more than 30 years, Nancy Abrams has concentrated her legal practice in the areas of labor and employment law. She has significant experience in traditional labor and employment related issues involving private industry and the nursing home industry and has worked with many management teams in the manufacturing, health care and service industries.
Ms. Abrams has authored numerous articles on employment-related topics for industry publications such as Personnel, Rental Management, Personnel Administration, Journal of Commerce & Finance, and Honeywell Monthly. She has also applied her workplace-related legal experience as a past adjunct professor at Drexel University, as a participant in Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s CLE seminars on employment law, several of which were broadcast state-wide via satellite, and as an instructor for numerous seminars for Sterling and Lorman Education Services. She holds an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale Hubbell™.
Before joining Spector Gadon & Rosen, she practiced with several Philadelphia law firms including Jablon Epstein, well-regarded for its successful representation of high-profile cases that involve a wide range of workplace-related issues; Blank, Rome, Comisky & McCauley; Pechner, Dorfman, Wolffe, Rounick & Cabot; and the Scranton firm of Rosenberg & Ufberg.
A member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Arbitration Association, Ms. Abrams served as co-chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Theatre Wing and is the present chair of the Board of Directors of Fever Dream Repertory, a professional theater group in Philadelphia.
Ms. Abrams is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the State of Florida.
She graduated from Harvard University, cum laude, and earned her law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
- Harvard University A.B. 1976, cum laude
- University of Pittsburgh School of Law J.D. 1979
- Commercial Litigation
- Employment Law
- Corporate Law
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Philadelphia Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Society for Human Resource Management
- Pennsylvania, 1979
- Florida, 1980
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit