Kazan Law was ranked as a top bay area corporate philanthropist by San Francisco Business Times; ranked by local cash giving in 2021. The ranking was announced the morning of July 28, 2022 in a special publication in the San Francisco Business Times.
Oakland, California — August 3, 2022 – Kazan Law announced today that it has been ranked number 45 on the San Francisco Business Times’ 2022 Bay Area Top 100 Corporate Philanthropists List which will be published in a supplement in the San Francisco Business Times on July 29, 2022. Kazan Law’s 2021 cash contributions to Bay Area charities totaled $1.2 million. The Corporate Philanthropy Awards, list and supplement celebrates the Bay Area’s most generous corporate citizens and recognizes those companies that also give their time, talent, and resources. The annual list recognizes 100 top corporate philanthropists ranked by local cash giving. It includes for-profit companies and nonprofit health care organizations that made contributions to Bay Area based charitable organizations in the following counties: San Francisco, San Mateo, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma.
The attorneys at Kazan Law in Oakland, California, are nationally recognized pioneers in asbestos litigation, particularly mesothelioma.
“Kazan Law’s generosity helps to raise the bar on corporate philanthropy and inspires more giving,” said Mary Huss, Publisher of the San Francisco Business Times. “Their participation in this program helps challenge others to do more.”
“We are proud to be included on this year’s Bay Area Corporate Philanthropist List and to be the second highest ranked law firm in the Bay Area,” said Steven Kazan, Founding Partner of Kazan Law. “Giving back to the community is a core goal of our firm and we are honored to be recognized for this important part of our work.”
ABOUT KAZAN LAW:
Since its founding in 1974, Kazan Law has represented thousands of people suffering from asbestos related illnesses, particularly mesothelioma. Its principals are among the most experienced mesothelioma lawyers in the country.
ABOUT THE CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY AWARDS:
For 22 years the San Francisco Business Times has published the Corporate Philanthropists List. The list features 100 top corporate philanthropists in the Bay Area ranked by local cash giving. Each year the list is unveiled at the San Francisco Business Times’ Corporate Philanthropy Awards event. The Corporate Philanthropy Awards program was founded in partnership with Northern California Grantmakers. A portion of the proceeds goes to NCG to fund the Corporate Philanthropy Institute, with the mission to educate more companies about effective giving and best philanthropy practices. The aim is to honor those who give the most and in doing so to help raise the bar and inspire more giving.