Katrina L. Campbell
Katrina L. Campbell concentrates her practice in the Local Government, Farmland Preservation / Open Space and Real Estate. She is admitted to the Bar of the State of New Jersey, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for New Jersey and the United States Supreme Court. For the last five years, she has been named a New Jersey Super Lawyers “Rising Star,” a distinction awarded to only 2.5 percent of lawyers in New Jersey.
Ms. Campbell has extensive experience involving the Agriculture Retention and Development Act and the Green Acres Program. She has participated in the preservation of thousands of acres of farmland as Special Counsel to the County of Warren, as the attorney for municipalities and as counsel to private landowners. Ms. Campbell has become one of the only attorneys in the state with expertise in FEMA and Blue Acres flood buyout programs. After Hurricane Sandy, Ms. Campbell volunteered her time to assist victims as they tried to navigate the FEMA process.
Ms. Campbell serves as the municipal attorney for the Townships of Harmony, Kingwood and Franklin (Hunterdon) and assists in the representations of numerous other municipalities in Hunterdon and Warren County. She has special expertise involving the Open Public Records Act, Local Public Contracts Law, and property tax appeals. In 2014, Ms. Campbell was a guest lecturer at the New Jersey League of Municipalities Annual Convention in Atlantic City. She has also been the guest lecturer at several seminars hosted by the Municipal Clerks’ and Municipal Tax Collectors Associations. Her lecture on municipal and other topics have been approved for continued education credits used by municipal employees to maintain their licenses.
Ms. Campbell is a 2002 honors graduate of James Madison University in Virginia where she received her Bachelor of Science in Sociology / Criminal Justice. In 2005, Ms. Campbell earned her Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall Law School in Newark, where she earned the Best Oral Advocate award for Appellate Advocacy. After graduating from law school, Ms. Campbell served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Amy O’Connor, J.S.C. in the Civil and Family Divisions of the Superior Court of New Jersey.
Ms. Campbell is a member of the New Jersey Bar Association, the Hunterdon and Warren County Bar Associations and the Institute of Local Government Attorneys. Ms. Campbell is currently serving as President of the Warren County Bar Association and is a member of the Vicinage XIII Ethics Committee. Ms. Campbell was previously selected to serve on the Bethlehem Township Board of Education in 2006-2007. Ms. Campbell and her family have organized many fundraisers benefiting breast cancer research and awareness and she serves on a house decorating committee for the Stanton Holly Trail, an annual event whose proceeds benefit the Hunterdon Medical Center.
1001 Route 517
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Phone: (908) 852-2600
Fax: (908) 852-8225
23 Cattano Ave at Chancery Square
Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: (973) 285-1281
Fax: (908) 852-8225