Kyle Allen is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Life Sciences, General Liability, Products Liability, Medical Malpractice, and Labor & Employment Practices.
Kyle represents corporate and institutional clients in a range of litigation matters in state and federal courts, with an emphasis on products and general liability matters, including claims against commercial motor vehicle operators, and employment-related litigation. He also focuses on the representation of doctors, nurses, hospitals, chiropractors, nursing homes, long-term care facilities, and healthcare entities in medical malpractice matters.
Kyle has significant experience defending educational institutions during investigations by the U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of Justice, in administrative proceedings before the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and New Jersey Division on Civil Rights, and in state and federal courts in cases involving a wide array of discrimination claims. He has also represented government employers facing complaints alleging civil rights violations under Section 1983 and in litigation involving an array of First Amendment claims.
In 2010, Kyle was awarded the distinguished Fulbright Scholarship from the U.S. Department of State. He spent the next year in Egypt and the United Arab Emirates learning Arabic and Persian Farsi, studying comparative constitutionalism, and working with the Emirati government on practical issues regarding federalism and jurisdictional issues in local and federal courts. During law school, Mr. Allen served as a two-term judicial intern to the Honorable James J. Fitzgerald III of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania.
Primary Area(s) of Practice
- Life Sciences
- Products Liability
- General Liability
- Labor & Employment
- Medical Malpractice
- Long-Term Care
- COVID-19: Healthcare/Long-Term Care/Regulatory
- COVID-19: Labor & Employment
United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
USDC for District of New Jersey
- Philadelphia Bar Association
- Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- New Jersey Bar Association
Villanova School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2009
William Paterson University of New Jersey
Bachelor of Arts, English Writing/History, 2005
Business Torts, A Fifty-State Guide, 2017 Edition, Pennsylvania Contributing Editor, Wolters Kluwer
ALS Association - Greater Philadelphia Chapter