Carianne P. Torrissi, a partner in Goldberg Segalla’s Philadelphia and Princeton offices, has been named to the Women in Trucking Association’s list of Top Women to Watch in Transportation for 2019. Women are named to the list after a vigorous nomination process, in which nominees must demonstrate significant career accomplishments in the past 12 to 18 months, as well as efforts to promote gender diversity.
Carianne’s trucking practice concentrates on defending trucking companies against various legal claims and providing strategic labor and employment law services to companies in the transportation industry. She has extensive knowledge of the trucking industry and significant experience managing trucking-related matters. Carianne also has unique and valuable hands-on trucking knowledge, as her family has been in the trucking business for three generations.
Carianne serves on the Leadership Committee of the firm’s Women’s Initiative, an effort designed to empower female attorneys and administrators with professional development, mentorship, and networking opportunities, and to create lasting positive change for women in the firm and beyond.
The Women in Trucking Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging the employment of women in the trucking industry, promoting their accomplishments, and minimizing obstacles faced by women working in the transportation and logistics industry. Recipients of the honor are featured in the organization’s magazine, Redefining the Road, available at its website.