NJBiz has named Stark & Stark Shareholder Denise M. Mariani, Esq. as one of the 2020 Top 50 Women in Business Award recipients. “Following an open nomination process, a panel of independent judges selected the 2020 Best 50 Women in Business winners using a points system to rate submissions in five categories: Career accomplishments, leadership, vision, community service and mentoring. The individuals recognized in NJBIZ Best 50 Women in Business program aren’t just operating in the Garden State’s enterprise environment—they’re leading it, as decision-makers, trendsetters and forward thinkers” (NJBiz).
As the Chair of the Stark & Stark Nursing Home Negligence Litigation group, Ms. Mariani specializes in representing the families of residents and patients who, through negligence or abuse, have died or been seriously injured in a long-term care facility. A native of Trenton, Ms. Mariani is committed to advocacy on behalf of women and other underserved constituencies whose causes need a voice. She is currently a Board Member on the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce’s “Women in Business Alliance,” where she has served on the subcommittee to plan the New Jersey Conference for Women.
“Denise earned this honor for her career accomplishments, community service, and substantial impact on New Jersey and its citizens,” said Stark & Stark Managing Shareholder Michael Donahue, Esq. “We congratulate her on this recognition of the great impact she has had on New Jersey. We could not be more proud of her accomplishments.” Denise’s work and dedication to the New Jersey communities has inspired many, and Stark & Stark is extremely proud to have her recognized for this award.