Managing Partner: Gary M Wingens
Number of partners: 116
Number of other lawyers: 181
Lowenstein Sandler is a leading provider of transactional, litigation and bankruptcy and creditors’ rights legal services to many of the country’s top companies and funds. Close to 300 lawyers in New York, New Jersey and California offices immerse themselves in clients’ industries in order to deeply understand their businesses. The firm is characterized by its passion for clients’ success, its commitment to its people, and its pro bono and public interest work in the communities that it serves.
Main Areas of Practice:
Corporate: Lowenstein Sandler’s Corporate Practice has extensive experience in corporate counseling and transactional work as well as business reorganizations. The Corporate Practice provides a full range of services to clients in connection with the organization and structuring of business entities, initial public offerings and subsequent offerings, general business counseling, mergers and acquisitions, financing transactions and investment management and derivatives. Lowenstein Sandler also provides a full range of tax and employee benefits/executive compensation services to the business community as well as tax and estate planning for individuals.
Litigation: Lowenstein Sandler’s Litigation Practice represents clients in all stages of litigation (both trial and appellate) in both state and federal courts as well as before administrative and governmental agencies. Lowenstein Sandler has developed several prominent, nationally recognized niche practices in areas such as complex litigation, class action defense litigation, environmental litigation and toxic tort defense, insurance coverage litigation, capital markets and securities.
Bankruptcy, Financial Reorganization & Creditors’ Rights: Lowenstein Sandler’s Bankruptcy Practice has extensive experience representing debtors, trustees, secured and unsecured creditors and investors in high-profile Chapter 11 reorganizations, out-of-court workouts, financial restructurings and litigation. The group also frequently provides bankruptcy advice on corporate and structured finance matters and on the acquisition of assets out of bankruptcy.
Employment: Lowenstein Sandler’s Employment Practice works with clients ranging from dynamic start-ups to multinational corporations, developing employee relations strategies that address clients’ challenges and leverage their opportunities while helping management comply with the growing array of employment laws that regulate the workplace. The firm’s attorneys focus on preventing claims and on pursuing litigation strategies that enhance the ability of clients to manage their employees in an effective manner that strengthens their organizations and promotes productivity.
Environmental: Lowenstein Sandler’s Environmental Law and Litigation Practice assists clients with virtually every type of lawsuit involving environmental matters in federal and state courts throughout the country. The firm counsels clients on a variety of matters, including compliance and auditing, acquisitions and divestitures, site remediation, natural resource damages, toxic tort cases, occupational health and safety, and insurance coverage.
Insurance: Lowenstein Sandler’s Insurance Practice is one of a handful of nationally known firms that pioneered the development of insurance coverage litigation. Lowenstein Sandler attorneys have litigated coverage cases in more than 20 states, appeared for the policyholder in more than 30 reported decisions, and collected more than $500 million in settlements and judgments. Lawyers in the practice advise and litigate in insurance matters involving directors and officers coverage, professional liability, employment practices liability, construction defect liability, cyber liability, consumer product liability, fiduciary liability, broker liability and first-party property losses.
Real Estate: Lowenstein Sandler’s Real Estate Practice covers transactions and disputes involving investments in all types of commercial real estate. Developers and landlords, leading financial institutions (including investment advisers, private equity firms, and commercial and investment banking institutions), Fortune 100 companies, national and regional retailers, and closely held businesses all turn to Lowenstein Sandler’s Real Estate Practice for legal counsel on a wide range of sophisticated transactions involving real properties located throughout the United States.
Technology, IP & Venture Capital: Lowenstein Sandler’s Tech Group counsels techdriven businesses and their investors at all stages of growth and has earned a reputation for excellence in venture capital, growth equity and other financing transactions. The Tech Group closed more than 1,000 private company venture, growth, private equity and angel transactions in the last two years. The Tech Group covers all aspects of transactional work so that in addition to the venture and growth deals described above, the group represents tech companies and their investors in mergers and acquisitions, venture debt, venture/PE fund formation and IPOs. The Tech Group also houses Lowenstein Sandler’s intellectual property practice, which covers patent prosecution, licensing, privacy, trademarks, copyrights, outsourcing, procurement, joint ventures, the protection, acquisition and disposition of intellectual property and litigation involving IP.
Trusts & Estates: Lowenstein Sandler’s Trusts and Estates Practice helps clients preserve and pass on their families’ wealth while minimizing taxes and assisting fiduciaries in fulfilling their duties. The group also advises clients on prenuptial agreements, charitable planning, business counseling and fiduciary litigation, thus providing a broad range of services to high-net-worth individuals and their businesses.
White-Collar Defense: Lowenstein Sandler’s White-Collar Defense Practice has decades of experience defending corporate and individual clients in state and federal prosecutions as well as conducting internal investigations for private and public corporations. The group regularly defends clients in all phases of criminal proceedings, including grand jury investigations, trials and appeals.
- 65 Livingston Avenue,
- New Jersey
- NJ 07068
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- Website : www.lowenstein.com
- 390 Lytton Avenue,
- Palo Alto,
- CA 94301
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- 1251 Avenue of the Americas,
- New York,
- NY 10020
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