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Stroock Attorneys and Practices Ranked by The Legal 500 United States 2014

New York, NY, June 25, 2014-- Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Washington, DC, announced that it has once again been recognized in The Legal 500 United States with 27 attorney and 8 practice area rankings. 

In the 2014 edition, Stroock was ranked for its national strength in the following areas: 

  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Domestic Tax: East Coast
  • Investment Fund Formation and Management: Alternative/Hedge Funds
  • Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds
  • Insurance: Non-Contentious
  • Labor and Employment: Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
  • Real Estate and Construction: Real Estate
  • Structured Finance 

The following 27 Stroock attorneys were ranked as well: 

  • Eugene Balshem (Real Estate)
  • Micah Bloomfield (Domestic Tax: East Coast)
  • Leonard Boxer (Real Estate)
  • Diana Brummer (Real Estate)
  • Stuart Coleman (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds)
  • Brian Diamond (Real Estate)
  • Michel Evanusa (Real Estate)
  • Richard Fried (Structured Finance)
  • Joel Goldberg (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds)
  • Marvin Goldstein (Structured Finance)
  • Stuart Graiwer (Real Estate)
  • Gary Granik (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds)
  • Mayer Greenberg (Tax)
  • Kristopher Hansen (Corporate Restructuring)
  • Jonathan Kusko (Domestic Tax: East Coast; Investment Fund Formation and Management: Alternative/Hedge Funds)
  • William Latza (Insurance: Non-Contentious)
  • Burton Leibert (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds)
  • Steven Moskowitz (Real Estate)
  • Bernhardt Nadell (Insurance: Non-Contentious)
  • Tram Nguyen (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Alternative/Hedge Funds)
  • Robert Plaze (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds)
  • Steven Rabitz (Labor and Employment - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation)
  • Karen Scanna (Real Estate)
  • David Stephens (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds)
  • Chauncey Swalwell (Real Estate)
  • Jeffrey Uffner (Investment Fund Formation and Management: Alternative/Hedge Funds; Domestic Tax: East Coast)
  • Boris Ziser (Structured Finance) 

The Legal 500 series of guides reviews the strengths and strategies of law firms in more than 90 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, North and South America and the Caribbean. Annually, researchers speak to thousands of law firm clients and commercial lawyers, with firm and attorney recommendations largely based on these conversations.  

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is a law firm providing transactional and litigation guidance to leading multinational corporations, investment banks and private equity firms in the U.S. and abroad.  Stroock's emphasis on client service and innovation has made it one of the nation's leading law firms for 138 years.  Stroock's practice areas include capital markets/securities, commercial finance, mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, private equity, private funds, commodities and derivatives, employment law and benefits, energy and project finance, entertainment, environmental law, financial restructuring, financial services litigation, government relations, insurance, intellectual property, investment management, litigation, national security, personal client services, real estate, structured finance and tax.  For more information, please visit Stroock's website at www.stroock.com

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