Four Walsh Partners, One Associate Recognized by Best Lawyers®

August 18, 2022 in Firm News, News, Press Release

NEWARK, N.J., August 18, 2022 –Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP announced today that Best Lawyers® has selected four Walsh partners for inclusion in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, and one attorney for “Ones to Watch.” Attorneys are selected based upon rigorous peer review and the annual list recognizes those who exemplify the highest standards of outstanding work in their respective practice areas.

Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP would like to congratulate the following partners named to 2023 The Best Lawyers in America list:

  • Stephen V. Falanga – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Trevor Lyons – Labor Law – Management and Litigation – Labor and Employment
  • Tricia B. O’Reilly – Commercial Litigation and Employment Law – Management
  • Liza M. Walsh – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – ERISA, and Litigation – Patent


Partners Liza Walsh, Stephen Falanga, M. Trevor Lyons, and Tricia O’Reilly were previously named as Best Lawyers®.

Associate Jessica Formichella was recognized for the second year in a row by Best Lawyers® as “Ones to Watch” for her work in Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, and Professional Malpractice Law.

Recognition by Best Lawyers® is based entirely on peer review, a consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. The Best Lawyers in America® was first published in 1983 and publishes top legal talent in more than 70 countries around the world.