An experienced litigator and strategic advisor, Ms. Nardone helps regional and national employers face the everyday challenges associated with the employment relationship. She provides strategic, preventive and compliance advice and counseling to her clients in all areas such as employee hiring, discipline and termination, and accommodation and leave. She also conducts employee training and workplace investigations. She meticulously defends companies in state and federal employment litigation matters and before government agencies. She also brings and defends restrictive covenant claims.

As a complement to her litigation and counseling practice, Ms. Nardone is an experienced mediator, where her substantive knowledge of employment law offers the parties an objective analysis of the case to facilitate resolution. She is listed on the roster of court-approved mediators for the Superior Court of New Jersey and has been appointed to the Certified Mediator List for the District Court for the District of New Jersey.

In addition to her employment law experience, Ms. Nardone has also defended a variety of clients in personal injury and medical device litigation during her career.


Ms. Nardone is also a member of the Gibbons E-Discovery Task Force. By staying abreast of developments in this rapidly changing environment, she advises clients with regard to the proper preservation, collection, and production of electronically stored information (ESI).


  • Villanova University School of Law (J.D.)
  • Villanova University (B.S., cum laude)

Professional Activities

New Jersey State Bar Association
Labor & Employment Section Executive Committee
New Jersey Lawyer magazine Editorial Board

Essex County Bar Association
Chair, Labor & Employment Law Committee

Gibbons Employment & Labor Law Alert blog
Editor, (www.employmentlawalert.com)

Professional Admissions

  • State of New Jersey
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Publications & Features


Listed in Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Labor & Employment

Selected to the New Jersey Super Lawyers list, Employment Litigation: Defense 
Top 50 Female Attorney in New Jersey, 2012-2013, 2015-2017 

Selected to the New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, Employment Litigation, 2006-2008

Listed as a "Labor & Employment Star - Northeast" by Benchmark Litigation, 2019

AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Named to Profiles in Diversity Journal's "Women Worth Watching" list, 2017

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