Jessica L. VanderKam, Esquire

Jessica L. VanderKam is a partner with Stuckert & Yates, and has been with us since 2010. She received her law degree from Penn State Dickinson School of Law in 2008, and her B.A. from Michigan State University in 2005.

Jessica has served as the Law Clerk to three Bucks County Court of Common Pleas Judges: the Honorable David W. Heckler, the Honorable Wallace H. Bateman, Jr., and the Honorable Robert O. Baldi. During her time as a Law Clerk, she assisted the bench in all aspects of a variety of issues before the Court, including those that arise from family law, civil litigation, dependency court, and criminal court.

Ms. VanderKam has been awarded the Pennsylvania Super Lawyer's Rising Star Award, an award that is only given to 2.5% of attorneys here in Pennsylvania. She is also an active member of the Pennsylvania and Bucks County Bar Associations and serves her legal and local community in the following positions:



  • Executive Board, Bucks County American Inn of Court
  • Executive Board, Newtown Rotary Foundation
  • Panel Member, Pennridge Youth Aid Panel
  • Former Director, Bucks County Bar Association
  • Former Chair, Bucks County Young Lawyers' Division
  • Member, Newtown Rotary Club 

Jessica is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court of the United States, Third Circuit Court of Appeals, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and our Pennsylvanian courts. She has litigated cases and argued appellate cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Pennsylvania Superior Court, Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and practices primarily in Bucks County and Montgomery County in the areas of family law, orphan's court litigation, election law, business/commercial litigation, real estate litigation and transactions, partition litigation, juvenile court, and estate planning and administration.