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Walsh Announces New Partner

December 21, 2022 in Firm News, News

NEWARK, NJ, December 21, 2022 – Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP has announced Joseph Linares as the newest Partner, effective January 1, 2023.

“It’s an honor and privilege to share this well-deserved career milestone. Joe is an outstanding lawyer and individual,” said Liza M. Walsh, managing partner. “We are fortunate to have his talent, dedication, and unwavering loyalty to our clients. We are so proud of him and look forward to what we know will be a distinguished career.”

Joseph has experience from practice areas that range from intellectual property and trade secret litigation, financial services and risk management, class action defense and insurance defense.

Meet Walsh’s Newest Partner


Headshot of Joseph LinaresJoseph L. Linares concentrates his practice on commercial litigation, including intellectual property, employment, construction and torts as well corporate/business law and transactional work. Joe also provides counsel to non-profits, small businesses, and start-up ventures. Joseph has also served two secondments as corporate counsel. Prior to joining the firm, Joseph spent three years at a mid-sized regional law firm. He attended Villanova University for his bachelor’s, Seton Hall University for his MBA, and earned his J.D., cum laude, from Rutgers University School of Law, where he served as the Student Bar Association Vice President.



About Walsh.

Based in Newark, New Jersey, with additional offices located in New York City and Philadelphia, Walsh lawyers strive to provide what matters most to clients with a team of seasoned attorneys bringing together over 150 years of combined experience in a law firm poised to deliver high-quality legal services with the personal attention and responsiveness more common to smaller organizations. As a majority women-owned business, Walsh is focused on building a diverse law firm of the highest caliber with an esteemed team of professionals dedicated to resolving multifaceted legal issues for our clients efficiently and effectively.