Wilentz Shareholder Satish V. Poondi has been named a Diverse Attorney of the Year by the New Jersey Law Journal. Mr. Poondi is among the 15 honorees named to this year’s list for “advancing the cause of diversity” and “advancing the legal profession,” according to the New Jersey Law Journal.
Co-leader of the Pharmacy Law practice group at Wilentz and a registered pharmacist, Mr. Poondi represents hundreds of community pharmacies across New Jersey. He also serves as legal advisor to hundreds of plaintiffs in litigation arising from debilitating injury caused by defective drugs and devices and toxic exposures. Beyond his professional achievements, Mr. Poondi devotes substantial time to advocating for the South Asian and the Indo American communities, to expand their influence in New Jersey and their impact on public policy.