NEW YORK, New York – New York City attorney Edgar N. Romano of Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP, was installed Thursday, May 17th as the new President of the Society of New York Workers’ Compensation Bar Association. Prior to being President, Romano served as the 1st Vice President of the organization.
“I am deeply honored to be named the new President of this well-respected organization dedicated to being the voice of workers’ compensation attorneys throughout the State of New York,” Romano said. “I pledge to advocate for the workers’ compensation community in New York and improve the workers’ compensation system for the bar and the citizens of the great State of New York.”
Founded in 1945, the Society of New York Workers’ Compensation Bar Association, Inc. is a “bipartisan organization comprised of attorneys representing all parties to workers’ compensation claims,” according to the organization’s website. The organization’s purpose “is to identify issues that affect the administration of the Workers’ Compensation Law and attempt to offer suggestions for the remediation of these issues in a fair and impartial manner.”
Attorney Romano is a managing partner at Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP. Romano primarily handles workers’ compensation cases for the law firm. A graduate of Brandeis University (cum laude) and the John Marshall Law School, Romano frequently litigates workers’ compensation claims and lectures extensively to labor unions and medical providers about this area of law. He is a member of numerous legal organizations and has been selected a “Super Lawyer” in the area of workers’ compensation every year since 2010.
About Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP
With 80 years of experience hearing over 100,000 cases, Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP has obtained settlements totaling over a billion dollars for New Yorkers. With 100 legal professionals on staff and 11 office locations, the law firm has won numerous accolades for providing its clients with strong, reliable legal representation and has a well-earned reputation as one of the top law firms for cases involving workplace accidents, workers’ compensation and Social Security disability.