Anna Masilela is a dedicated advocate for individuals who have sustained workplace injuries in New York. Her practice focuses on representing workers who have suffered from a range of accidents, illnesses, and injuries, including but not limited to hearing loss, chemical exposure, miscarriages, and PTSD.
As a member of several professional organizations, including the Injured Workers Bar Association, the New York City Bar Association, and the Metropolitan Black Bar Association, Ms. Masilela is committed to staying up-to-date with the latest legal developments and best practices in the field of workers' compensation. She is also a distinguished member of the New York State Bar Association, where she serves as Vice-Chair of the Life Insurance and Employee Benefits Committee of the Trusts and Estates Law Section.
Ms. Masilela's dedication to her clients is matched only by her passion for making a positive impact on the legal community. She is currently working on proposed legislation to better protect surviving spouses of New York government employees, demonstrating her commitment to improving the lives of those who have been affected by workplace injuries. In addition, she has spoken at the Spring 2022 meeting of NYSBA's Labor and Employment Law Section on employee benefits after the Dobbs decision.
Ms. Masilela received her J.D. from NYU School of Law and her B.A. from Swarthmore College. Her education and experience have prepared her well to handle even the most complex workers' compensation cases, and her clients can rest assured that they are in capable hands.