|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 14, 2017
Marc A. Landis
Mark M. Elliott
Chairman, Litigation Department
PHILLIPS NIZER ADDS NEW PARTNER, LITIGATOR CRAIG PENN,
TO NEW YORK OFFICE
New York, NY - Phillips Nizer is pleased to welcome litigator Craig Penn as a partner to the firm’s New York office.
Mr. Penn practices state and federal litigation, arbitration, corporate, real estate and licensing, where he assists clients in planning and implementing tailored litigation strategies to successfully resolve challenges the clients may face. He represents clients in a wide range of industries, including publishing, manufacturing, real estate, financial services, advertising, jewelry and construction. Mr. Penn also represents clients in probate and estate litigation in Surrogate’s Court.
He also handles transactional work representing clients in the formation, operation, purchase and sale of businesses.
Mr. Penn joins Phillips Nizer from Penn & Associates LLP. He began his career as an Assistant District Attorney in the Kings County District Attorney’s office. He received his J.D. from NYU School of Law and his B.A. from SUNY Albany.
“Our firm is always looking to bring aboard attorneys who have the ability to handle complex and challenging matters in an effective way. Craig fits this bill perfectly. He has been a great advocate for clients in court and a top notch litigator who can be trusted with every type of case,” said Phillips Nizer Managing Partner Marc Landis
About Phillips Nizer LLP:
Phillips Nizer, founded in 1926 by world-renowned trial attorney Louis Nizer, represents domestic and international clients in business, finance and real estate transactions, intellectual property matters, commercial litigation and tax and estate planning, with a particular focus on the entertainment, fashion, real estate and technology industries. The firm is a member of Ally Law, a worldwide association of independent mid-sized law firms.