From Illinois Business Journal news services
EDWARDSVILLE – Goldenberg, Heller & Antognoli, P.C. has named attorney Thomas “Tom” Lech a partner with the firm.
Lech will head the firm’s personal injury department, which focuses on medical malpractice, products liability, personal injury and pharmaceutical litigation.
Goldenberg, Heller & Antognoli has 17 attorneys and seven partners with offices in Edwardsville and St. Louis.
“Our firm is pleased to confirm Tom Lech as a partner to head our personal injury department,” founding partner Mark Goldenberg said. “Throughout his career, Tom has been consistently focused on serving injured working men and women and their families. His commitment to our clients and families in the region is a great example of what a lawyer strives to be — honest, tough and tirelessly working for the rights of those he serves.”
Lech (left) joined Goldenberg, Heller & Antognoli in 2014 with 15 years’ experience as a personal injury attorney. He is a graduate of Saint Louis University School of Law, member of American Association for Justice, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association – Board of Managers, Illinois State Bar Association and the Madison County Bar Association.
Lech is also involved in multiple philanthropies, including the Poshard Foundation for Abused Children, his wife Kristen’s family foundation.
“The opportunity to be a partner with attorneys who have the highest character and an equally insatiable desire to provide the highest level of representation is a great honor for me,” said Lech.
Goldenberg Heller & Antognoli serves clients in Illinois and Missouri. In addition to being well-known in the areas of asbestos litigation, personal injury and pharmaceutical litigation, the firm’s practice areas include class action litigation, residential and commercial real estate transactions, business and commercial litigation, estate planning and creditor’s rights.