Kylie R. Bookwalter is an Associate in the Labor & Employment Practice Group in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office of Margolis Edelstein. Her practice focuses on representing both public and private employers in litigation and arbitration involving all aspects of employment law, including cases based on discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, breach of contract, unfair competition, and wage and hour claims.
Prior to joining Margolis Edelstein, Kylie served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Michael E. Erdos in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Civil Trial Division. During her time as a Judicial Law Clerk, Kylie assisted in various court proceedings and jury trials, ran the jury selection process, conducted research on complex legal matters, and drafted judicial opinions.
Kylie earned her Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Drexel University’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law, where she graduated with honors in the Health Law Concentration. During law school, Kylie was a member of the Moot Court Board and served on the executive board as Secretary. She was also a Fellow in the Marshall Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project where she taught Constitutional Law to local high school students and coached two students to compete in both a regional and national moot court competition. While in law school, Kylie worked as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable David S. Cercone in the Western District of Pennsylvania. She also worked as a Law Clerk in a mid-size commercial litigation firm in Philadelphia. There she assisted in various aspects of litigation for qui tam, employment, and white-collar criminal defense matters.
Prior to attending law school, Kylie graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Psychology.