Velika Nespor is a litigation associate in the firm’s Philadelphia office. Her practice focuses on civil litigation matters, including asbestos, toxic torts, general liability, and insurance claims.
Prior to joining McGivney, Kluger & Cook, Ms. Nespor was an associate at another law firm with a national presence. There, she focused on commercial and healthcare litigation. She also practiced employment law, representing employers in Workers’ Compensation and Unemployment Compensation matters. She won a favorable decision for an employer after successfully cross-examining the claimant in front of an Unemployment Compensation Board of Review Referee.
Ms. Nespor obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania in 2012. She received her Juris Doctor from The George Washington University Law School in 2016. During law school, Ms. Nespor was a Dean’s Fellow, a Thurgood Marshall Scholar, and a merit scholarship recipient. She was a Notes Editor and the Technology Editor of the Public Contract Law Journal. She also received the Excellence in Oral Advocacy Award in the Dentons Government Contracts Moot Court Competition. Further, she served as a legal assistant for Professor Arthur E. Wilmarth, Jr. and was a judicial intern for The Honorable Noel L. Hillman of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.
Ms. Nespor is admitted to practice law in the State Courts of Pennsylvania.