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90 Stroock Attorneys Recognized as 2016 Super Lawyers and “Rising Stars”

New York, NY, September 22, 2016 – 90 Stroock attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers for 2016. Among those listed are several first-time Super Lawyers, including Partner Jordan M. Rosenbaum and Of Counsel Ronald A. Kriss. First-time “Rising Stars” include Partners Alex Cota and Amanda K. Moore; and Associates Julia F. Casteleiro, Lauren V. DiLeonardo, Amrita K. Nangiana and Margot J. Wainger.
Here is the complete list of Stroock Super Lawyers for 2016:

Attorney Category
Loryn Dunn Arkow Real Estate: Business
Steven D. Atlee Business Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, Securities Litigation
Jacob Bart Real Estate: Business
James L. Bernard Securities Litigation, Business Litigation, Criminal Defense: White Collar
Laura Besvinick Insurance Coverage, Professional Liability: Defense, Business Litigation
Micah W. Bloomfield Tax: Business
Leonard Boxer Real Estate: Business
Melvin A. Brosterman Securities Litigation, Business Litigation
William Campbell Real Estate: Business
Charles E. Cantine Intellectual Property Litigation, Intellectual Property
Joel Cohen Criminal Defense: White Collar, Professional Liability: Defense
Stuart H. Coleman Securities & Corporate Finance
Dale J. Degenshein Real Estate: Business
Andrew P. DeNatale Bankruptcy: Business
Joseph Diamante Intellectual Property Litigation
Brian Diamond Real Estate: Business
Ian G. DiBernardo Intellectual Property Litigation, Technology Transactions, Intellectual Property
Richard L. Fried Securities & Corporate Finance
Laura Goldbard George Intellectual Property
Joel H. Goldberg Securities & Corporate Finance
Jayme T. Goldstein Bankruptcy: Business
Mayer Greenberg Tax: Business
Chris Griner International, Government Contracts, Technology Transactions, Aviation and Aerospace, Government Relations
Kristopher Hansen Bankruptcy: Business
Steven Horowitz Real Estate: Business
Michele L. Jacobson Insurance Coverage, Business Litigation, General Litigation
Jeff Keitelman Real Estate: Business
Alan M. Klinger Employment & Labor, Government Relations, Business Litigation
Ronald A. Kriss Real Estate: Business
Bradley Kulman Securities & Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
William D. Latza Business/Corporate, Administrative Law, Insurance Coverage
Burton M. Leibert Securities & Corporate Finance, Employee Benefits
Todd E. Lenson Mergers & Acquisitions
Robert Lewin Insurance Coverage, Business Litigation
Burton N. Lipshie General Litigation, Appellate, Business Litigation
Jeffrey S. Lowenthal Securities & Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Bankruptcy
Janna Manes Securities & Corporate Finance
Curtis C. Mechling Bankruptcy: Business, Business Litigation
Frank A. Merola                     Bankruptcy: Business
Jeffrey W. Meyers Energy & Natural Resources
Martin Minkowitz Insurance Coverage, Workers' Compensation
Schuyler M. Moore                 Entertainment & Sports, Securities & Corporate Finance, Tax
Ross F. Moskowitz Land Use/Zoning, Real Estate: Business, Government Relations
Steven P. Moskowitz Real Estate: Business
Lewis F. Murphy Securities Litigation, Business Litigation, International
Kenneth Pasquale Bankruptcy: Business, Business Litigation
Steven B. Pokotilow Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Litigation
Steven W. Rabitz Employee Benefits
Mark N. Rae Securities & Corporate Finance
Jordan M. Rosenbaum Business/Corporate, Securities & Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Ernst H. Rosenberger General Litigation, Appellate
Anita S. Rosenbloom Estate Planning & Probate
James G. Sammataro Entertainment & Sports, Intellectual Property Litigation
Karen Scanna Real Estate: Business
Bruce H. Schneider Antitrust Litigation, Securities Litigation
Matthew W. Siegal Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Litigation
Seth D. Slotkin Estate Planning & Probate
Kevin L. Smith Real Estate: Business
Mark A. Speiser Bankruptcy: Business
Kenneth L. Stein Intellectual Property Litigation
Julia B. Strickland                   Banking, Business Litigation
E. Gail Suchman Environmental, Energy & Natural Resources
Claude Szyfer Real Estate: Business, Antitrust Litigation, Securities Litigation
Eva C. Talel Real Estate: Business, General Litigation
Jeffrey D. Uffner Tax: Business
Pierre R. Yanney Intellectual Property Litigation

Rising Stars
Attorney Category
Sayan Bhattacharyya Creditor Debtor Rights: Business, Bankruptcy: Business, Business/Corporate
Jonathan D. Canfield Bankruptcy: Business
Julia F. Casteleiro Real Estate: Business, Real Estate: Consumer
Lucas T. Charleston Securities & Corporate Finance
David M. Cheifetz Business Litigation
Alex Cota Banking, Bankruptcy: Business, Creditor Debtor Rights: Business
Lauren V. DiLeonardo Business Litigation
Brendan Everman Banking, Business Litigation, Consumer Law, Creditor Debtor Rights: Business
Matthew G. Garofalo Bankruptcy: Business
Brian I. Greene Securities & Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Business/Corporate
Crystal Y. Jonelis Entertainment & Sports, Civil Litigation: Defense
Shaina Kamen Estate Planning & Probate
Dina Kolker Employment & Labor, Business Litigation
Andrew S. Lewner Insurance Coverage, Business Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution
Jeffrey Mann Intellectual Property, Technology Transactions, Intellectual Property Litigation
Daniel E. Martinez Tax: Business, International
Amanda K. Moore Business/Corporate, Securities & Corporate Finance
Quinlan D. Murphy Securities Litigation, Business Litigation, International
Amrita K. Nangiana Mergers & Acquisitions
Nicole M. Runyan Securities & Corporate Finance, Business/Corporate
Jason M. Sobel Intellectual Property Litigation, Intellectual Property
Alisa M. Taormina Civil Litigation: Defense
Stephen E. Underwood Intellectual Property
Margot J. Wainger Real Estate: Business
Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The state- or region-specific Super Lawyers magazine features the annual list of selected attorneys.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is a law firm providing transactional, regulatory and litigation guidance to leading financial institutions, multinational corporations, investment funds and entrepreneurs in the U.S. and abroad. With a rich history dating back 140 years, the firm has offices in New York, Washington, DC, Los Angeles and Miami.