Ms. Kumer is an associate in the Blue Bell office. Ms. Kumer represents clients in state and federal court in complex commercial and employment litigation. She has been involved in a variety of litigation matters, including complex business disputes involving theft of trade secrets and business opportunities, class actions, shareholder litigation, and contract and other complex commercial disputes. In addition, Ms. Kumer has worked on a variety of employment discrimination and wage claims and civil rights matters.
Ms. Kumer is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as well as the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Her professional associations include the Montgomery Bar Association and the Philadelphia Bar Association. Ms. Kumer currently serves as the Community Outreach Chair for the Young Lawyers’ Section of the Montgomery Bar Association, and as the Vice Chair of the Pro Bono Committee. Through her involvement with the Young Lawyers’ Section, Ms. Kumer initiated the Bar Association’s first annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, hosted by the YLS. Ms. Kumer also volunteers her time representing children who are the victims of crime and abuse through the Montgomery Child Advocacy Project.
Ms. Kumer was recognized as a “Rising Star” by the Pennsylvania SuperLawyers in 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Prior to joining Elliott Greenleaf, Ms. Kumer was a law clerk to the Honorable Joel H. Slomsky in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Ms. Kumer graduated magna cum laude from the Temple University Beasley School of Law, and with awards in several areas including constitutional and corporate law, and the Faculty Award for Academic Achievement. While at Temple, Ms. Kumer was a Beasley Scholar, the Senior Note/Comment Editor for the Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review, and a member of the Rubin Public Interest Law Honor Society. Ms. Kumer earned her undergraduate degree at the Pennsylvania State University and Schreyers Honors College, graduating Phi Beta Kappa and with honors. At Penn State Ms. Kumer played for the Penn State Club Water Polo Team and was a member of the Phi Sigma Pi national honors fraternity.
Ms. Kumer and her husband live in Ambler, Pennsylvania.