Capehart Scatchard’s Workers’ Compensation Department Continues To Grow

Capehart Scatchard is pleased to announce that Joseph A. Acosta, Esq., Caitlin C. Harney, Esq., and Linda M. Payne, Esq. have recently joined the Firm’s Workers’ Compensation Department in its Mount Laurel office.

Mr. Acosta, a Voorhees resident, Ms. Harney, a Philadelphia resident, and Ms. Payne, a Cherry Hill resident, represent insurance carriers and employers in the defense of workers’ compensation claims at all stages of litigation.

Mr. Acosta received his law degree from Rutgers University School of Law in Camden and his B.A. degrees in English and Philosophy from Rutgers University in New Brunswick. Upon law school graduation, he worked as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard J. Geiger, J.S.C. in the New Jersey Superior Court, Cumberland County.  He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Ms. Harney received her law degree from Rutgers University School of Law in Camden and her B.S. degree in Finance from Lehigh University. Upon law school graduation, she worked as a law clerk to the Honorable Timothy W. Chell, in the New Jersey Superior Court, Gloucester County. She is admitted to practice in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Ms. Payne received her law degree from Rutgers University School of Law in Camden and her B.A. degree in History from Rutgers University in New Brunswick.  Upon law school graduation, she worked as a law clerk to the Honorable Harold U. Johnson, Jr., P.J.F.P. in the New Jersey Superior Court, Cumberland County.  Ms. Payne was an associate with Smedley & Lis, LLC prior to joining Capehart Scatchard. She is admitted to practice in New Jersey.