FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 21, 2016

Contact:
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
716-847-5444

PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER LISA L. SMITH NAMED TO BUFFALO BUSINESS FIRST 2016 WOMEN OF INFLUENCE

Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle Partner Lisa L. Smith will receive a Women of Influence award from Buffalo Business First. The honorees include women from a multitude of arenas with their fingers on the pulse of success. Business First will present awards to area women who have made contributions to the community in eight categories. The event will be held on September 22 at the Millennium Buffalo Hotel.

Ms. Smith will be honored as a Community Supporter. This award recognizes women who go beyond the call to devote time, energy and resources to support their community.

Ms. Smith is an experienced litigator and leader of Phillips Lytle’s Personal Injury – Products Liability/ Health Effects Practice Team who concentrates in the areas of litigating products liability, toxic tort, and premises liability cases. Ms. Smith handles complex litigation across multiple jurisdictions with a focus on the national defense of pharmaceutical and medical device products liability cases.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices in New York State, Washington, D.C., and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base including FORTUNE 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit www.phillipslytle.com.

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