Mr. Romano, a senior partner at Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP, handles workers compensation cases for the firm.
He received his undergraduate degree cum laude from Brandeis University and his Juris Doctorate degree from The John Marshall Law School. Mr. Romano litigates workers compensation claims, including cases involving occupational exposure, asbestos and industrial irritants. He has lectured extensively to labor unions and medical providers. Mr. Romano is a Past President of the Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group and is on the Board of Directors of the New York State Workers Compensation Bar Association. He is a member of the Leader's Forum of the American Association for Justice and Past Chair of the workers compensation section. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Jewish Lawyer's Guild, and New York Committee for Occupational Safety & Health (NYCOSH). Mr. Romano serves on the Advisory Committee of the World Trade Center Medical Monitoring Program at Mt. Sinai Hospital and on the Advisory Board of the I.J. Selikoff Center for Occupational and Environmental Medicine. He is listed in Who's Who in American Law.
Mr. Romano was selected Super Lawyer for 2013 in the area of workers compensation by Super Lawyers magazine. He received this award in 2010, 2011 and 2012 as well.
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
He has been included in the 2013 Top 100 Trial Lawyers in N.Y.S. by the National Trial Lawyers, a national organization composed of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state. Membership is obtained through special invitation only to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications, reputation, influence, stature, and profile as trial lawyers, both civil plaintiff and criminal defense. This is the third year that Mr. Romano has achieved this honor.
Mr. Romano was selected as one of the "Workers Compensation Notable People for 2008". These selections are made by the LexisNexis Workers Compensation Law Center, which states that "These exceptional people have worked tirelessly on behalf of their clients and others and have made significant contributions to the workers compensation system and/or the workplace." For the complete story, visit LexisNexis Workers Compensation.
Areas of Practice
The John Marshall Law School, Chicago
Professional Associations and Memberships
Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group -Past President
New York State Workers Compensation Bar Association -Member of the Board of Directors
American Association for Justice -Past Chair of the Workers Compensation Section and Member of the Leader's Forum
New York State Bar Association
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Jewish Lawyer's Guild
New York Committee for Occupational Safety & Health (NYCOSH)
World Trade Center Medical Monitoring Program at Mt. Sinai Hospital -Member of the Advisory Board
Who's Who in American Law
2013 Top 100 Trial Lawyers in N.Y.
Super Lawyer in Workers Compensation, 2010-2013
Top 100 Trial Lawyer's in New York, 2011, 2012, 2013
A/V Preeminent Rating from Lexis/Nexus
AVVO Rating 10.0, Superb, Top Attorney Workers Compensation
Workers Compensation Notable Person 2008