PHILADELPHIA, PA – May 9, 2017: Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt & Flores, LLC (WGP) is pleased to announce that Roxanne Zhilo, Esq. has joined the firm as an Associate.
Ms. Zhilo practices in the firm’s Civil Litigation department. Much of her practice focuses on complex civil litigation matters, particularly in the areas of consumer fraud, personal injury, employment law, civil rights, and small contract matters. Ms. Zhilo works closely with Partner Harry J. Kane, Jr. in connection with the investigation of civil claims, legal research, aiding clients in navigation through the legal system, preparing discovery, and organizing evidence in anticipation of trial. Ms. Zhilo also functions as a liaison between the firm and digital forensics companies in matters involving large data sets, electronic discovery, and various forms of litigation technology.
Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Ms. Zhilo graduated from Villanova University School of Law in 2014. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Zhilo graduated with a degree in Strategic and Organizational Communications from Temple University (cum laude, 2011). She obtained concentrations in Public Relations and Rhetorical Studies. As a bilingual daughter of political refugees who fled the former USSR to escape religious persecution, Ms. Zhilo makes it a point to give back and be an active member of her community. She participates in various charitable organizations and sits on the Alumni Board of the Chabad at Temple University. A product of the Philadelphia Public Schools, Ms. Zhilo understands the valuable role her art and music education played in her development. As such, Ms. Zhilo is a big supporter of the Arts in Philadelphia. She is a Young Member of the Philadelphia Art Museum, as well as a member of several theaters.
Ms. Zhilo’s diverse background provides her with a unique perspective. Her extensive experience brought her to Greenblatt Pierce Funt & Flores in February 2015, when she began working as our Civil Litigation Case Manager. As an Associate, in addition to her legal work, Ms. Zhilo continues to work with Senior Partners and Management to create and implement more efficient ways of managing client files and streamlining litigation processes by incorporating new technologies where applicable.
Founded over 20 years ago as an aggressive criminal defense law practice, Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt & Flores is an established, full-service law firm with experienced attorneys skilled in all areas of criminal, employment, personal injury, civil rights, and family law. The firm has offices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. For more information on the firm or its attorneys, please see gpffstaging.wpengine.com or contact Ronald Greenblatt at 215.735.1600.