Richard M. Forzani Associate



Richard Forzani defends a wide variety of personal injury claims, including those arising in the context of complex tort, product liability, construction litigation, general casualty and transportation. Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Rich practiced for several years at a law firm in northern New Jersey, where he defended cases on behalf of railroad, public entity, bus operator and utility clients.

Before entering private practice, Rich served as a law clerk to the Honorable Frank J. Santoro in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia and as a law clerk to the Honorable Keith E. Lynott, J.S.C. in the Superior Court of New Jersey – Law Division (Essex Vicinage). During law school, he served both summers as a judicial intern to the Honorable Menelaos W. Toskos, J.S.C. (Ret.).