THE FIRM This group of talented trial lawyers is adept in handling a wide range of litigation matters, including white-collar defense, shareholder issues, antitrust cases and IP disputes. The team also has a significant appellate practice, acting for clients in both federal and state courts. Clients include JPMorgan, The Taubman Company and Target.
Sources say: "A firm with many good litigators."
KEY INDIVIDUALS Department cochair Norman Ankers is "definitely a go-to for litigation," say clients, who particularly praise his astute business sense. He is highly experienced in handling securities, shareholder and class action defense work.
Joseph Aviv is "exacting in his analysis, articulate and persuasive," according to clients. He concentrates on securities and class action cases, as well as bet-the-company matters.
Securities and corporate governance litigation group cochair Raymond Henney is well respected for his class action and securities expertise.
Richard Zuckerman has a healthy reputation for white-collar work and is skilled in representing clients in tax, securities fraud and antitrust cases. Recent highlights include acting as principal counsel in a multimillion-dollar tax case.
I W Winsten is considered an "outstanding trial lawyer" who is "always very well prepared, smart and hardworking." He is known for handling a diverse range of cases relating to the automotive, banking and real estate sectors.