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Stroock Attorneys and Practices Recommended by The Legal 500 United States 2016

New York, NY, June 15, 2016 -- Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Washington, DC, announced The Legal 500 United States has recommended 47 attorneys across 15 practice categories and honored two attorneys as "Leading Lawyers."
The two attorneys named in The Legal 500's elite "Leading Lawyers" list are:

  • Stuart Coleman, Investment Fund Formation and Management - Mutual/Registered Funds
  • Steven Rabitz, Labor and Employment - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
The following 47 Stroock attorneys were recommended across 15 practice categories:

Dispute Resolution - General Commercial Disputes
James Bernard
Alan Klinger
Finance - Restructuring (Bankruptcy) – Corporate
Erez Gilad
Jayme Goldstein
Kristopher Hansen
Brett Lawrence
Frank Merola
Finance - Structured Finance
Marvin Goldstein
Richard Fried
Mark Rae
Industry Focus - Energy Transactions - Conventional Power
Richard Madris
Jeffrey Meyers
Armando Ramirez
Daniel Simon

Industry Focus - Energy Transactions - Oil and Gas
Richard Madris
Jeffrey Meyers
Armando Ramirez

Industry Focus - Insurance - Non-Contentious
William Latza
Bernhardt Nadell

Intellectual Property - Trademarks - Litigation
Charles Cantine
Laura Goldbard George
Steven Pokotilow
Investment Fund Formation and Management - Alternative/Hedge Funds
Yousuf Dhamee
Amanda Moore
Tram Nguyen
Lior Ohayon

Investment Fund Formation and Management - Mutual/Registered Funds
Stuart Coleman
Janna Manes
Robert Plaze
Nicole Runyan
David Stephens

Labor and Employment - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
Marissa Holob
Steven Rabitz
M&A/Corporate and Commercial - M&A - Middle-Market (sub-$500m)
Christopher Doyle
Bradley Kulman
Ray LaSoya
Todd Lenson
Jordan Rosenbaum
Matthew Schwartz

Real Estate and Construction - Land Use/Zoning
Ross Moskowitz
Real Estate and Construction - Real Estate
Brian Diamond
Marc Hurel 
Jeffrey Keitelman
Steven Moskowitz
Kim Pagotto
Ira Teicher

Tax - Financial Products
Jeffrey Uffner
Tax - US Taxes - Non-Contentious
Micah Bloomfield
Mayer Greenberg
Jonathan Kusko
Jeffrey Uffner

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, regulatory and litigation guidance to leading financial institutions, multinational corporations, investment funds and entrepreneurs in the U.S. and abroad.  Our emphasis on excellence and innovation has enabled us to maintain long-term relationships with our clients and made us one of the nation's leading law firms for 140 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/CFIUS, personal client services, real estate, structured finance and tax. 
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