Valerie R. Roche
Paralegal of the Firm
Ms. Roche is a litigation paralegal with twenty years of experience. She joined the Firm in 2018, and currently works as a Paralegal supporting the Firm’s Civil Litigation, Criminal Defense, Regulatory Defense, and Risk Management practices.
Ms. Roche’s paralegal experience began in 1997 at a healthcare litigation firm and she has worked alongside several prominent members of the New Jersey health law bar during her career. She is highly experienced in all phases of litigation including preparing pleadings, calendar and docket management, document control and analysis, database and e-discovery management, drafting discovery requests and responses, assisting with deposition, arbitration, and trial preparation, and providing trial support.
In addition to her substantive workload, Ms. Roche also serves a primary point of contact for many of the Firm’s litigation clients, and routinely engages with the Firm’s consultants and experts, as well as representatives from the various courts and ADR forums where the Firm has cases pending.
Ms. Roche lives in Branchburg, NJ and has three children, Bradley, Matthew and Victoria. She is enjoys spending time outdoors, reading, and exercising.