Dara Lovitz, Esq., Joins Zarwin Baum's Personal Injury Practice Group
November 8, 2007
PHILADELPHIA , Pa. , November 8, 2007. Dara Lovitz, Esq. , has joined the Philadelphia-based law firm of Zarwin Baum DeVito Kaplan Schaer Toddy P.C. as an associate in the firm's personal injury practice group.
"Bringing in skilled and enthusiastic attorneys like Dara to provide quality support to our growing personal injury practice group benefits our clients and reflects the continuing growth of the firm," says Mitchell S. Kaplan , the firm's managing shareholder.
Lovitz specializes in personal injury litigation. Prior to joining Zarwin Baum, she was a senior associate with Schutjer Bogar LLC, and served in associate positions with the law firms of Anapol, Schwartz, Weiss, Cohan, Feldman & Smalley, P.C. of Philadelphia and Saltz Polisher P.C. of Wayne, Pa.
She received a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania , where she graduated magna cum laude majoring in French and Italian, and was a member of the National Honor Society. She received her law degree from the Temple University Beasley School of Law, where she was elected by her classmates to be the class speaker at her law school graduation, and where she is currently an adjunct professor of Animal Law.
Lovitz practices law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey .
Her numerous pro bono activities include: member of the Board of Directors for Four Feet Forward, an organization that helps small animal advocacy groups with their legal and media campaigns; legal consultant for the Humane Society and Mercy for Animals; Legal Chair of the Pennsylvania chapter of the Sierra Club; and guest lecturer for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association.
Lovitz, 29, will work out of the firm's Center City Philadelphia office. She resides in Philadelphia .
Founded 47 years ago, Zarwin Baum DeVito Kaplan Schaer Toddy P.C. is a full-service Philadelphia-based law firm with offices in Harrisburg , and Montgomery County , Pa. , and Jersey City , Linwood and Marlton , NJ .