Securities: Litigation (Band 2)New York
Litigation: General Commercial (Band 1)New York
Litigation: Securities (Band 1)
Practice Areas: Securities, corporate, commercial and international litigation and arbitration. Lead Trial Counsel in DaimlerChrysler, AG victory over Kirk Kerkorian's multi-billion dollar securities action named National Law Journal's 'Top Defense Win of 2005'. Led defense of three of the largest securities class actions ever litigated: Cendant Corporation, McKesson HBOC and DaimlerChrysler Securities Litigation. Recently won dismissals in Second Circuit of both Star Gas Securities Litigation, and antitrust and RICO claims against Jakks Pacific, Inc. Has tried 'bet the company' arbitrations against major companies, including Marriott International and Johnson & Johnson.
Career: JD, St. John's University, 1973 (magna cum laude).