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Kevin M. Costello

Costello & Mains, P.C.
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Attorney Kevin Costello is Member of Costello & Mains, P.C., a law firm in Mount Laurel, NJ. As a lawyer in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, attorney Costello serves Burlington County, as well as clients throughout New Jersey.

Contact Information
Phone
: 8567279700
Fax : 8567279797
Areas of Practice
  • Birth Injury
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Sexual Harassment
Admitted to Practice Law
  • 1991, New Jersey
Education
College
: Brandies University, 1988
Law School : Suffolk University Law School
Graduated : 1991
Professional Memberships
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Chairman Of The Boardwalk Seminar Employment Litigation Education Program
  • Chairman Of The Employment And Labor Section Of The NJAJ
  • Chairman Of The Meadowlands Employment Litigation Educational Program
  • Former Chair Of The Employment And Labor Committee of The Camden County Bar Association
  • Former Chair Of The Personal Injury Committee of The Camden County Bar Association
  • Former Vice Chair Of The LGBT Rights Committee Of The New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member Of The Bar Of The United States Court Of Appeals For The Third Circuit
  • Member Of The Bar Of The United States District Court For The District Of New Jersey
  • Member Of The Board Of Governors Of New Jersey Association For Justice
  • Member Of The National Association For Justice
Biographical Information

KEVIN M. COSTELLO put himself through college (Brandies University, 1988) and law school (Suffolk University, 1991) working as a tennis pro, truck loader, bouncer, bartender, personal trainer and aide in the New York Department of Health and Human Services.

After serving a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Barry M. Weinberg in Camden, New Jersey, Kevin began a jury litigation practice in 1992 which continues to the present, concentrating in employment and civil rights, personal injury, consumer protection and criminal defense. He has been representing individuals, their families and their small businesses for his entire career.

Kevin is Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney, a designation given to less than four percent of New Jersey lawyers.

He is a member of the Board of Governors of the American Trial Lawyers Association of New Jersey, and, for ATLA, Chairs the " Meadowlands Seminar" and "Boardwalk Seminar" Employment Programs., The Labor and Employment Section of ATLA-NJ, and the Listserve Committee for the Board of Governors.

He serves as an instructor for the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education, has been published in the area of employment and civil rights law, is a 2008-2009 Vice Chair for the LGBTI rights section of the New Jersey State Bar Association, has served as a faculty member teaching other lawyers trial law, and has served as a Chairman of both the Camden County Bar Association's Labor and Employment Law Committee and Personal Injury Committees.

Kevin has been named a "Champion of Equality" by the Garden State Equality Advocacy Organization. He has been named a 2005 "Super Lawyer", a 2006 "Top Lawyer Under Forty" a "Top 5% of New Jersey Lawyers" for 2007 and a 2008 Super Lawyer by New Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine.

He has been named to the Board of the Garden State Equality Organization in recognition of his service to the GLBT community.

Kevin has appeared in print for numerous causes and cases, most recently for the Toga Bartenders litigation against Harrah's Casino in Atlantic City. He has appeared on, among other broadcasts, the "Morning Show with Mike and Juliet", on the Fox network, a nationally televised morning program.

Kevin has served as a Board Member for the South Jersey Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, has volunteered for, and has consistently supported, a number of South Jersey charities and public interest organizations, and remains committed to the community and constituency he serves.

He lives with his wife and son in South Jersey.

Note: The Super Lawyer designation is independent of, and not approved by, the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey, nor by the Bar of the State of New Jersey. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court.

Costello & Mains, P.C.
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Contact Information
Phone
: 856-727-9700
Fax : 856-727-9797
Office Location

18000 Horizon Way
Mount Laurel, New Jersey 08054

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Firm Overview

The mission of the labor lawyers at Costello & Mains is to try employment cases. It's what we are known for, and we are proud of our work. Our employment attorneys handle all aspects of the law, protecting the labor and civil rights of New Jersey residents. If your employment rights have been violated, if you have experienced sexual harassment, if you have been discriminated against, we can help. Contact Costello & Mains today for help with your New Jersey employment rights claim.

Practice Areas:

Sexual harassment claims, employment discrimination claims, GLBT rights claims, gender discrimination claims, race discrimination claims, whistleblower claims, retaliation claims, failure to accommodate disability claims, age discrimination claims, prevailing wage claims, wage and hour class actions (overtime pay, minimum wage), national origin discrimination claims and more.

NJ School Discrimination: Facts and Information
NJ School Discrimination: Facts and Information
Ethnic and Racial Workplace Harassment
Ethnic and Racial Workplace Harassment
Definition of Sexual Harassment
Definition of Sexual Harassment
What is a Whistleblower
What is a Whistleblower
Problems with EEOC and Civil Rights Lawsuits
Problems with EEOC and Civil Rights Lawsuits
New Jersey LAD and CEPA Laws
New Jersey LAD and CEPA Laws
NJ Misperception about Discrimination Laws
NJ Misperception about Discrimination Laws
NJ Workplace Harassment Rights: Protection
NJ Workplace Harassment Rights: Protection
Punitive Damages in Employment Lawsuits
Punitive Damages in Employment Lawsuits
Protection from Workplace Retaliation: Employment Law
Protection from Workplace Retaliation: Employment Law
Lost Wages Damages
Lost Wages Damages
Workplace Harassment Examples
Workplace Harassment Examples
Fees for Employment Lawsuits
Fees for Employment Lawsuits
Workplace Harassment Rights in NJ
Workplace Harassment Rights in NJ
Transgender Discrimination in NJ
Transgender Discrimination in NJ
Fees for Employment Lawyers
Fees for Employment Lawyers
Wrongful Discharge: Employment Law
Wrongful Discharge: Employment Law
NJ Rights: Independent Contractors
NJ Rights: Independent Contractors
Employment Lawsuit Compensation
Employment Lawsuit Compensation
Types of Workplace Retaliation
Types of Workplace Retaliation
Handling Workplace Harassment
Handling Workplace Harassment
Civil Rights Lawsuits and Attorney Fees
Civil Rights Lawsuits and Attorney Fees
Settlement vs. Trial in Employment Lawsuits
Settlement vs. Trial in Employment Lawsuits
New Jersey Disability Law
New Jersey Disability Law
Discrimination Cases: Employer Obligations
Discrimination Cases: Employer Obligations
New Jersey Workplace Harassment: Pain and Suffering
New Jersey Workplace Harassment: Pain and Suffering
Proving Harassment Lawyer
Proving Harassment Lawyer
Disability Discrimination in the Workplace
Disability Discrimination in the Workplace
NJ Religion Discrimination Law
NJ Religion Discrimination Law
Sexual Orientation Discrimination Laws
Sexual Orientation Discrimination Laws
Mediating Employment Disputes
Mediating Employment Disputes
NJ Employment Lawyer: State Federal Court
NJ Employment Lawyer: State Federal Court
Types of Employment Lawsuits
Types of Employment Lawsuits
New Jersey Law Against Discrimination (LAD)
New Jersey Law Against Discrimination (LAD)
NJ Law: What is a Whistleblower CEPA
NJ Law: What is a Whistleblower CEPA
Pain and Suffering Damages and Psychiatric Treatment
Pain and Suffering Damages and Psychiatric Treatment
Disability Accommodations in the Workplace
Disability Accommodations in the Workplace
Suing for Discrimination and Harassment
Suing for Discrimination and Harassment
Attorney Fees in Civil Rights Cases
Attorney Fees in Civil Rights Cases
Workplace Bullying Law
Workplace Bullying Law
Workplace Harassment False Perception
Workplace Harassment False Perception
Class Action Employment Lawsuits
Class Action Employment Lawsuits
Nondisclosure Agreements Explained
Nondisclosure Agreements Explained
How To File A Whistleblower Complaint
How To File A Whistleblower Complaint
About Attorney Kevin Costello
About Attorney Kevin Costello
Press Releases and Achievements

Employment and Civil Rights Attorney Speaks at Autism Seminar in New Jersey
May 15, 2012 — The employment and civil rights attorneys at Costello & Mains are pleased to announce that founding partner Kevin M. Costello served as a panelist in a presentation on "Autism and the Law.”


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