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Anapol Weiss Promotes Miriam Benton Barish to Equity Shareholder

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this January 20, 2021 at 3:40 pm
Anapol Weiss is proud to announce that partner Miriam Benton Barish has been promoted to equity shareholder. Miriam has been with Anapol Weiss for 22 years and has established herself as a preeminent, compassionate advocate for the rights of injured victims. “Anapol Weiss is the kind of firm that really focuses on the issues and the cases that matter the...
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Anapol Weiss Extends Warm Welcome to Meghan Mills

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this December 23, 2020 at 4:10 pm
The firm is excited to welcome new associate Meghan A. Mills to Anapol Weiss. Meghan will be focusing predominantly on catastrophic injury cases, where she will work closely with Shareholder Jim Ronca. Meghan brings a valuable perspective to the firm, coming to the plaintiff side from a defense background. "Coming from the defense side, I see an opportunity now to...
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Attorney Pamela Playo Lin Discusses Ongoing Vaping Crisis in Legal Intelligencer Article

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this December 10, 2020 at 5:35 pm
Associate Pamela Playo Lin contributed the article “Can We Stop the Vaping Epidemic During this Pandemic?”, published in The Legal Intelligencer on December 10, 2020. In her article, Pamela explains that the vaping epidemic has continued unchecked during the COVID-19 pandemic. Vaping is a relatively new phenomena and new science continually emerges on injuries and illnesses tied to vaping. Additionally,...
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Partner Miriam Barish Hosts Networking Event

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this October 15, 2020 at 9:52 am
On October 15, 2020, Partner Miriam Barish hosted a Virtual Networking Luncheon for her fellow Widener University Law School Alumna called “Innovative Lawyering During Covid.” Miriam organized the event to discuss the impact that COVID 19 has had on the practice of law. The luncheon also served as an opportunity to reconnect, enjoy lively discussions, renew old friendships, make new...
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Partner Joel Feldman’s non-profit EndDD Featured in the Press

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this October 12, 2020 at 2:43 pm
The winner of the 2020 National End Distracted Driving Video Contest was covered in KTTC, an NBC affiliate in Rochester, Minnesota. The contest is meant to encourage positive driving habits in young people and spread the word to everyone on the dangers of distracted driving, which remains a leading cause of automobile accidents and injuries. Winner Hannah Brumfield created a...
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Larry Coben Files Amicus Brief with Supreme Court

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this October 7, 2020 at 3:08 pm
Shareholder Larry Coben wrote and filed in the US Supreme Court an Amicus Brief for the Center for Auto Safety in a case that was argued before the Court on Wednesday, October 7, 2020. The ruling on this appeal has significant jurisprudential implications for every consumer who purchases and uses motor vehicles throughout the United States. The issue at stake...
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Larry Coben Presents at Personal Injury Law Conference 2020

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this September 10, 2020 at 9:33 am
Anapol Weiss Shareholder Larry Coben is presenting on the topic of Crashworthiness at a leading conference for personal injury attorneys today, Thursday, September 10, 2020. The Personal Injury Law Conference is hosted annually by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute to support attorneys to “learn, compare, share, and challenge emerging developments, trends and practices in personal injury litigation.” Larry will be speaking from 2:15-3:15pm Thursday,...
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Catelyn McDonough Joins Women Leaders of Law in Philadelphia

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this August 27, 2020 at 12:24 pm
Associate Catelyn McDonough joined fellow female attorneys in Philadelphia today for a Women’s Roundtable Discussion hosted by The Legal Intelligencer. Attorneys from leading Philadelphia firms such as Cozen O’Connor, Fox Rothschild and Anapol Weiss participated in a virtual roundtable to discuss topics applicable to women in law today, with the goal of raising visibility, generating solutions, and connecting with community. Applicants...
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Anapol Weiss Best Lawyers 2021

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this August 20, 2020 at 11:11 am
Anapol Weiss is proud to announce our Best Lawyers 2021. The firm’s winners this year are Managing Partners Tom Anapol and Sol Weiss; Shareholders Larry Cohan, Jim Ronca, Tracy Finken, Larry Coben, Joel Feldman and Greg Spizer; Partners Miriam Barish, Stephen Pokiniewski, Shayna Slater and Ryan Hurd; and Associates Emily Ashe, Joshua Cohan, Adrianne Walvoord-Webb, and Pamela Playo-Lin. A very...
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Paola Pearson Discusses Hand Sanitizer Safety in The Legal Intelligencer

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this August 18, 2020 at 9:08 am
Anapol Weiss Associate Paola Pearson was recently featured in The Legal Intelligencer with her timely and informational article, “Is Your Hand Sanitizer Safe? Dangerous Products in the COVID-19 Era.” In her article, Paola discusses how shortages and rationing of once-ubiquitous household products like disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer have caused some potentially serious problems. The FDA relaxed regulations over acceptable...
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Shareholder James R. Ronca Leads CLE Webinar

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this August 5, 2020 at 4:11 pm
Anapol Weiss Shareholder James R. Ronca lead a webinar for the Bar Association of Lehigh County this week entitled, “Beyond Crashworthiness: Liability for Failure to Include Collision Avoidance Systems.” The webinar allowed attendees to earn Continuing Legal Credits as part of their participation. What is "crashworthiness?" In his presentation, Jim covered the basic tenants of crashworthiness, but the focus of...
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Jury Trials in Philadelphia Postponed to 2021

Posted By Anapol Weiss on this July 29, 2020 at 10:54 am
Jury Trials in Philadelphia are Postponed to 2021 The First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, due to ongoing concerns relating to the COVID-19 pandemic, will not schedule a civil jury trial until Monday, January 4, 2021. What does this mean for you? If you had a trial scheduled before January 4, 2021, we will make sure...
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