Cheri Finz is the Managing Attorney of Finz & Finz, P.C. Ms. Finz oversees all of the firm’s operations, including payroll, employee benefits, bookkeeping, calendaring, staff assignments and workflow. She is a highly experienced team leader who plays an essential role in the development and implementation of the firm’s long-term strategic objectives.
Ms. Finz works closely with the firm’s medical malpractice and negligence teams to ensure that cases move swiftly through the New York court system. She is recognized throughout the firm as a problem solver, who is called into action when a team member requires assistance in resolving an issue with the court or defense counsel.
Ms. Finz believes that strong interpersonal relationships among Finz & Finz, P.C., team members provide an important foundation for a highly productive and efficient work environment while also fostering deep and long-lasting friendships throughout the firm. In furtherance of that philosophy, and to acknowledge and express her appreciation for the hard work conducted by Finz & Finz, P.C., team, she is known for regularly giving gifts and specialty items to the firm’s staff throughout the year.
Prior to her tenure at Finz & Finz, P.C., Ms. Finz was a licensed real estate and advertising agent in Maryland and California. She was later promoted to Vice President and Head of Advertising for Amerland Development Company, a San Diego, California-based real estate investment and development firm.
Ms. Finz was born in Washington, D.C. and earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland. Upon graduation, Ms. Finz moved to San Diego and attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law while working full-time to self-fund her education. She was a member of moot court and an active participant in the student bar association. Ms. Finz was also recognized in Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities and achieved top honors as the recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award for excellence in Trusts and Estates.
In her spare time, Ms. Finz enjoys studying financial markets and current events, cooking, reading, exercising, boating and other outdoor activities. Her greatest joy, however, is spending quality time with her family and wonderful granddaughter, Madison.
- Thomas Jefferson School of Law
- Juris Doctor
- University of Maryland
- Bachelor of Science, Marketing
Honors and Awards
- American Jurisprudence Award for excellence in Trusts and Estates