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Mary K. Bessemer

Mary K. Bessemer

Associate, Commercial & Criminal Litigation

Ms. Bessemer most recently served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Lee A. Solomon, Associate Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court. In this role, she authored extensive memoranda preparing the Court for oral argument and discussing petitions for certification. She also aided in drafting and editing the Court’s opinions.



Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D., cum laude)

  • Chancellor Scholar
  • Managing Editor, Seton Hall Legislative Journal
  • Member, Interscholastic Moot Court Board
  • Best Oralist, Eugene Gressman Moot Court Competition
  • Member, Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Board
  • Member, Leadership Fellow Program

The College of New Jersey (B.A.)

  • Dean’s List

Professional Admissions

State of New Jersey

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Judicial law clerk to the Honorable Lee A. Solomon, New Jersey Supreme Court, Cherry Hill, NJ, 2018-2019

Legal extern to the Honorable John Michael Vazquez, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, Spring 2017

Legal intern to the Honorable Richard English, Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, Criminal Part, Freehold, NJ, Summer 2016

Legal Employment

Legal intern at the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General, Trenton, NJ, Summer 2016