Wilentz, a NJ-Based Law Firm, Promotes Three Associates

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer promotes senior associates at the NJ-based law firm.

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Three associated promoted within the NJ-based law firm of Wilentz

Joseph Russell promoted to Shareholder, Alyson Leone and Greg Shaffer promoted to Counsel.

Joe, Alyson and Greg exemplify our firm’s high quality service which calls for recognition for their contributions and leadership.

Woodbridge, NJ (PRWEB) March 11, 2014

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A., one of New Jersey’s major law firms, is pleased to announce the promotion of three of their associates. Joseph J. Russell, Jr. of the Family Law Team has been named shareholder. Alyson M. Leone of the Business Law Team and Gregory D. Shaffer of the Mass Tort/ Class Action Team have been named counsel.

“Joe, Alyson and Greg exemplify our firm’s high quality service which calls for recognition for their contributions and leadership,” said Ron Henry, Executive Director of Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer. “They're passionate team players who consistently strive to exceed clients' expectations.”

Joseph Russell practices in the area of Family Law concentrating on issues of divorce, alimony, child custody, child support, equitable distribution, domestic violence, civil unions, same sex marriage and appeals. Mr. Russell is also a R. 1:40 Qualified Mediator. Mr. Russell is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York and maintains offices in both the firm’s Woodbridge and Eatontown, New Jersey locations.

Alyson Leone’s practice includes the representation of a variety of healthcare providers, physician practices, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and surgical practices. Ms. Leone advises on transactional matters such as the purchase and sale of healthcare entities, joint ventures, shareholder and employment agreements and licensure compliance. Ms. Leone also practices corporate law, including the formation and structure of business entities, negotiating and drafting contracts, stock and asset acquisitions and general corporate counseling.

Greg Shaffer, a certified civil trial attorney, practices in the areas of Mass Tort, Class Actions and Personal Injury concentrating on asbestos and mesothelioma, chemical exposure, consumer protection, drug and medical device litigation, lead poisoning and railroad injuries. Before attending law school, Greg Shaffer was a civil investigator for product liability and medical malpractice matters.

About Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A.
Founded in 1919 by David T. Wilentz, the New Jersey-based law firm is committed to its clients and the legal profession, and has been at the forefront of numerous landmark cases and precedent-setting decisions. Wilentz has a diverse practice, serving both individuals and businesses with their legal needs. The firm offers legal services throughout the New York Metropolitan area and Pennsylvania with offices in Woodbridge and Eatontown, New Jersey, New York City, and Philadelphia. For more information about Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, visit http://www.wilentz.com.