Six Walsh Partners, One Associate Recognized by Best Lawyers®

August 17, 2023 in Firm News, News, Press Release

NEWARK, N.J., August 17, 2023 – Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP is proud to announce that Best Lawyers® has selected six Walsh Partners for inclusion in the 2024 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.

Walsh Partners named as Best Lawyers® include:

  • Liza M. Walsh – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – ERISA, and Litigation – Patent
  • Stephen V. Falanga – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Marc D. Haefner – Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
  • M. Trevor Lyons – Labor Law – Management and Litigation – Labor and Employment
  • Tricia B. O’Reilly – Commercial Litigation and Employment Law – Management
  • Peter J. Pizzi – Commercial Litigation


For the second consecutive year, Associate Jessica K. Formichella has been included in the 2024 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America 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.