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Lisa Szymanski is a partner in Reed Smith’s Insurance Recovery Group, representing insurance policyholders across a range of industries, including pharmaceutical companies, financial institutions, municipalities and family-owned businesses, in litigation and arbitration proceedings with their insurance companies. Lisa is licensed in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and handles insurance coverage litigation in jurisdictions across the United States and the world.


  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law, Camden, 2009, J.D., cum laude, Lead Articles Editor, Rutgers Law Journal
  • Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, 2004, M.A., European Studies
  • Columbia University, 2001, B.A., cum laude, Barnard College

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

  • Law360 Insurance Authority Specialty Lines Editorial Advisory Board (2023)

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© "Ones to Watch" list for Insurance Law, 2021-2024. The Best Lawyers in America is issued by Best Lawyers. A description of the selection methodology can be found at No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.