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August 18, 2022

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New York – August 18, 2022 – Stroock is well-represented in 2023’s Best Lawyers®  In America and Best Lawyers® : Ones To Watch In America lists, where 57 lawyers across 35 practice areas have been honored this year.

In addition, three partners were named “2023 Lawyer of the Year” – a prestigious honor given to just one lawyer per practice area within each metropolitan region based on the highest peer ratings received:

  • Robert Lewin, Co-Chair of the firm’s Insurance and Reinsurance Group, was recognized for Insurance Law in New York City. 
  • Richard J. Morvillo, Co-Chair of the firm’s White Collar & Internal Investigations Group, was recognized for White Collar in Washington, D.C. 
  • Julia B. Strickland, Managing Partner of the Los Angeles office and head of the firm’s national Financial Services Litigation, Regulation and Enforcement Group, was recognized for Litigation - Banking and Finance in Los Angeles. 

The full list of Stroock lawyers featured by Best Lawyers includes:

Lawyer Name Specialty Award
Robert Abrams Commercial Litigation Best Lawyers
Elizabeth M. Akerman Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
Daria D. Anichkova Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Loryn Dunn Arkow Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Peter D. Ballance Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
James L. Bernard Commercial Litigation Best Lawyers
Laura E. Besvinick Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation - Securities, Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants Best Lawyers
Leonard Boxer Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Etta Brandman Litigation - Trusts and Estates Best Lawyers
Christopher R. Brewster International Trade and Finance Law Best Lawyers
Elizabeth C. Carter Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Joel Cohen Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law Best Lawyers
Kerry T. Cooperman Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Brian Diamond Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Ashley E. Doukas Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
James Z. Fang Corporate Law Ones to Watch
Thomas Firestone Criminal Defense: White-Collar Best Lawyers
Bruce D. Gallant Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Best Lawyers
Joseph B. Giminaro Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Marvin J. Goldstein Derivatives and Futures Law Best Lawyers
Arthur J. Herskowitz Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Marjorie W. Hornaday Trusts and Estates Ones to Watch
Steven Horowitz Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Michele L. Jacobson Insurance Law Best Lawyers
Jeffrey R. Keitelman Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Alan M. Klinger Litigation - Labor and Employment, Litigation - Land Use and Zoning Best Lawyers
David R. Kolker Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Ronald A. Kriss Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Howard S. Lavin Employment Law - Management, Labor Law - Management Best Lawyers
Robert Lewin Insurance Law Lawyer of the Year
Austin Lilling Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Best Lawyers
Michael J. McCarthy Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Jeffrey W. Meyers Energy Law Best Lawyers
Charles G. Moerdler Litigation - Real Estate Best Lawyers
Richard Morvillo Derivatives and Futures Law, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Administrative / Regulatory Law, Corporate Compliance Law, and Litigation – Securities Lawyer of the Year
Scott Morvillo Criminal Defense: White-Collar Best Lawyers
Ross F. Moskowitz Land Use and Zoning Law, Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Steven P. Moskowitz Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Lewis F. Murphy Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation - Banking and Finance, Litigation - Securities, Litigation - Trusts and Estates Best Lawyers
Julie Nevins Advertising Law, Insurance Law Best Lawyers
Kingsley Nwamah Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
David C. Olstein Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Best Lawyers
Kim Pagotto Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Ida Phair Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
Anita S. Rosenbloom Litigation - Trusts and Estates, Trusts and Estates Best Lawyers
Karen Scanna Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Jay J. Scharf Trusts and Estates Ones to Watch
Bruce H. Schneider Antitrust Law Best Lawyers
Steven Schneider Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Tax Law Best Lawyers
Binni N. Shah Patent Law Ones to Watch
Paul A. Shelowitz Litigation - Real Estate Best Lawyers
Hala M. Sibay Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Albert M. Singer Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
Mark A. Speiser Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/ Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Derivatives and Futures Law Best Lawyers
Julia B. Strickland Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance Lawyer of the Year
David D. Switzler Commercial Litigation, Financial Services Regulation Law Ones to Watch
Ira K. Teicher Real Estate Law Best Lawyers

 

About Stroock
Stroock provides strategic transactional, regulatory, and litigation advice to advance the business objectives of leading financial institutions, multinational corporations, and entrepreneurial businesses in the U.S. and globally. With a rich history dating back over 145 years, the firm has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, and Washington, D.C. For more, visit www.stroock.com.

PRESS CONTACT
Trish Lilley
plilley@stroock.com
212.806.1230

Professionals
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Jeffrey R. Keitelman

Co-Managing Partner

Washington, DC

202-739-2810

jkeitelman@stroock.com

Alan M. Klinger

Co-Managing Partner

New York

212-806-5818

aklinger@stroock.com

Hala M. Sibay

Special Counsel

Washington, DC

202-739-2893

hsibay@stroock.com

August 18, 2022

Press Release

New York – August 18, 2022 – Stroock is well-represented in 2023’s Best Lawyers®  In America and Best Lawyers® : Ones To Watch In America lists, where 57 lawyers across 35 practice areas have been honored this year.

In addition, three partners were named “2023 Lawyer of the Year” – a prestigious honor given to just one lawyer per practice area within each metropolitan region based on the highest peer ratings received:

  • Robert Lewin, Co-Chair of the firm’s Insurance and Reinsurance Group, was recognized for Insurance Law in New York City. 
  • Richard J. Morvillo, Co-Chair of the firm’s White Collar & Internal Investigations Group, was recognized for White Collar in Washington, D.C. 
  • Julia B. Strickland, Managing Partner of the Los Angeles office and head of the firm’s national Financial Services Litigation, Regulation and Enforcement Group, was recognized for Litigation - Banking and Finance in Los Angeles. 

The full list of Stroock lawyers featured by Best Lawyers includes:

Lawyer Name Specialty Award
Robert Abrams Commercial Litigation Best Lawyers
Elizabeth M. Akerman Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
Daria D. Anichkova Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Loryn Dunn Arkow Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Peter D. Ballance Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
James L. Bernard Commercial Litigation Best Lawyers
Laura E. Besvinick Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation - Securities, Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants Best Lawyers
Leonard Boxer Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Etta Brandman Litigation - Trusts and Estates Best Lawyers
Christopher R. Brewster International Trade and Finance Law Best Lawyers
Elizabeth C. Carter Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Joel Cohen Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law Best Lawyers
Kerry T. Cooperman Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Brian Diamond Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Ashley E. Doukas Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
James Z. Fang Corporate Law Ones to Watch
Thomas Firestone Criminal Defense: White-Collar Best Lawyers
Bruce D. Gallant Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Best Lawyers
Joseph B. Giminaro Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Marvin J. Goldstein Derivatives and Futures Law Best Lawyers
Arthur J. Herskowitz Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Marjorie W. Hornaday Trusts and Estates Ones to Watch
Steven Horowitz Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Michele L. Jacobson Insurance Law Best Lawyers
Jeffrey R. Keitelman Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Alan M. Klinger Litigation - Labor and Employment, Litigation - Land Use and Zoning Best Lawyers
David R. Kolker Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
Ronald A. Kriss Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Howard S. Lavin Employment Law - Management, Labor Law - Management Best Lawyers
Robert Lewin Insurance Law Lawyer of the Year
Austin Lilling Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Best Lawyers
Michael J. McCarthy Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Jeffrey W. Meyers Energy Law Best Lawyers
Charles G. Moerdler Litigation - Real Estate Best Lawyers
Richard Morvillo Derivatives and Futures Law, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Administrative / Regulatory Law, Corporate Compliance Law, and Litigation – Securities Lawyer of the Year
Scott Morvillo Criminal Defense: White-Collar Best Lawyers
Ross F. Moskowitz Land Use and Zoning Law, Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Steven P. Moskowitz Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Lewis F. Murphy Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation - Banking and Finance, Litigation - Securities, Litigation - Trusts and Estates Best Lawyers
Julie Nevins Advertising Law, Insurance Law Best Lawyers
Kingsley Nwamah Commercial Litigation Ones to Watch
David C. Olstein Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Best Lawyers
Kim Pagotto Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Ida Phair Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
Anita S. Rosenbloom Litigation - Trusts and Estates, Trusts and Estates Best Lawyers
Karen Scanna Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Jay J. Scharf Trusts and Estates Ones to Watch
Bruce H. Schneider Antitrust Law Best Lawyers
Steven Schneider Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Tax Law Best Lawyers
Binni N. Shah Patent Law Ones to Watch
Paul A. Shelowitz Litigation - Real Estate Best Lawyers
Hala M. Sibay Real Estate Law Best Lawyers
Albert M. Singer Real Estate Law Ones to Watch
Mark A. Speiser Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/ Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Derivatives and Futures Law Best Lawyers
Julia B. Strickland Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance Lawyer of the Year
David D. Switzler Commercial Litigation, Financial Services Regulation Law Ones to Watch
Ira K. Teicher Real Estate Law Best Lawyers

 

About Stroock
Stroock provides strategic transactional, regulatory, and litigation advice to advance the business objectives of leading financial institutions, multinational corporations, and entrepreneurial businesses in the U.S. and globally. With a rich history dating back over 145 years, the firm has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, and Washington, D.C. For more, visit www.stroock.com.

PRESS CONTACT
Trish Lilley
plilley@stroock.com
212.806.1230

Professionals

Jeffrey R. Keitelman

Co-Managing Partner

Washington, DC

202-739-2810

jkeitelman@stroock.com

Alan M. Klinger

Co-Managing Partner

New York

212-806-5818

aklinger@stroock.com

Hala M. Sibay

Special Counsel

Washington, DC

202-739-2893

hsibay@stroock.com