ROSELAND, N.J./February 10, 2012 -- Connell Foley is pleased to announce that Karen P. Randall, Certified Civil Trial Attorney and partner, is being recognized and named by NJBIZ as one of the “New Jersey’s 2012 Best 50 Women in Business” women in business that have been making headlines in their field. An independent panel of judges selected the top 50 winners based on their dedication to business growth, professional and personal accomplishments, community involvement, and advocacy for women. Partner sponsors of this award include Wells Fargo, WithumSmith+Brown, PC and Wolff & Samson PC.
Managing Partner, Michael X. McBride, recognizes Karen’s achievement and proudly states, “We are extremely honored and pleased to announce this prestigious award earned by Karen Randall. She is respected and recognized for her work at Connell Foley for over 25 years. This award is well deserved and all of us at Connell Foley are pleased to congratulate Karen for this highly significant accomplishment."
Ms. Randall’s accomplishments will be recognized at a special awards dinner taking place on March 27th at The Palace at Somerset Park. The honorees will also be highlighted in a special supplement to NJBIZ on April 2, 2012. “We are truly fortunate to have the opportunity to recognize this outstanding group of women” said Thomas Curtin, publisher of NJBIZ. “As business and community leaders they are constantly redefining success within and outside the business arena. On behalf of NJBIZ, we would like to thank and congratulate these fifty outstanding women for their dedication to New Jersey’s future.”
Ms. Randall is a pivotal force at Connell Foley, one of the top law firms in New Jersey, and widely recognized for its achievements in trial advocacy, corporate law, real estate law, and a broad range of specialty areas. The breadth and depth of the cases and transactions the firm handles are indicative of its outstanding reputation. The firm has been instrumental in several landmark cases and in the rebirth of the Jersey City waterfront and downtown Atlantic City. Connell Foley’s continued reputation is built upon its undeniable ability to deliver the highest levels of client satisfaction, a tradition which Karen certainly carries forward.
Ms. Randall has also received the following awards:
- Selected as New Jersey Top 50 Female Super Lawyer
- Selected by the New Jersey Law Journal as Prominent Leader Among Women and Minority Attorneys in NJ
- Selected NJ State Chair by Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
- Selected by USLAW Network, Inc., as Chair, Professional Liability Leadership Committee, Women's Steering Committee, and Diversity Committee
- Selected by Defense Research Institute (DRI) for Advisory Board and Steering Committee for Professional Liability Committee
- Selected, American Bar Association Section of Litigation/Insurance Coverage, Chair, Emerging Issues
- Selected, New Jersey State Bar Association, Chair, Insurance Benefits Committee
- Selected, National Association of Women Lawyers, National Mentor for female associates
About Connell Foley
Established in 1938, Connell Foley LLP has achieved success in litigation, corporate law, and a broad range of specialty areas. Comprising more than 110 lawyers, who are organized into 21 distinct practice areas, Connell Foley is proud of its continued ability to deliver the highest levels of legal representation and satisfaction for its clients. Although Connell Foley has the resources of a large law firm, its attorneys view the practice of law to be a personal service, whether the client is a multinational corporation or an entrepreneur embarking on a new venture. Connell Foley has locations in Roseland, New York, Philadelphia, Jersey City, Cherry Hill, and Spring Lake. For more information, visit www.connellfoley.com.