Wilentz Shareholder and Mass Tort/Class Action Co-Chair Lynne Kizis has been named by NJBIZ to its “Law Power 50” list. Ms. Kizis is among the 50 attorneys in New Jersey named to this year’s list, in recognition of her leadership roles within the New Jersey Association for Justice. Ms. Kizis serves as the association’s Immediate Past President, and has served on its Executive Committee since 2011 and on its Board of Governors since 1999. The New Jersey Association of Justice is a statewide association dedicated to protecting New Jersey’s families by working to preserve and strengthen the laws for safer products and workplaces, a cleaner environment and quality health care.
At Wilentz, Ms. Kizis co-leads the Mass Tort/Class Action practice group and concentrates her practice on complex, mass tort and class action litigation arising from occupational and environmental illness due to hazardous substances including asbestos, silica, lead, and toxic chemicals, defective pharmaceutical products and medical devices, and defective consumer products.