Los Angeles, CA(Law Firm Newswire) August 1, 2016 - Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman, LLP is pleased to announce the opening of its newest regional office at One Liberty Place, 1650 Market Street, 36th Floor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103. Elizabeth Chalik, a highly regarded litigator with more than 15 years of trial experience, takes the lead at the Philadelphia office as Managing Partner. Chalik has focused her practice on products liability, casualty, toxic tort and transportation litigation.
“It is fitting that as we celebrate WSHB’s 19th year, we are opening our 19th office,” said Daniel Berman, Firm Chairman and Co-founder. “With this expansion we continue our pattern of strategic long term growth. That, coupled with Liz’s proven track record and many years in Philadelphia, further expands our ability to better serve our clients in the Northeast.”
In addition to being a celebrated trial lawyer in courtrooms throughout Pennsylvania, Chalik handles many matters on appeal and for three years in a row was recognized on the Super Lawyers list of Rising Stars®. Chalik is admitted to practice in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
“I am thrilled to be joining Wood Smith Henning & Berman. Wood Smith’s longstanding reputation and dedication to their clients drew me to them and I knew that this would be the right place for me,” said Chalik. “I could not be more excited about the opportunity to manage Wood Smith’s new Philadelphia office.”
Other regional offices include locations in Connecticut, Denver, Fresno, Glendale, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New Jersey, New York, Northern California, Orange County, Phoenix, Portland, Rancho Cucamonga, Riverside, San Diego, Seattle and Tampa.
About Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP
Founded in 1997 by David Wood, Kevin Smith, Stephen Henning and Daniel Berman, WSHB is one of the fastest growing law firms in the United States. WSHB currently employs almost 200 attorneys in 19 offices in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, and Washington. With active practices in professional liability, employment, commercial, medical malpractice and healthcare, construction, environmental, real estate, transportation, subrogation, toxic tort and intellectual property litigation. WSHB has tried over 900 cases to verdict and is internationally recognized for an exceptionally high rate of success.
One Liberty Place
1650 Market Street, 36th Floor
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103