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October 10, 2018

New York, NY, October 10, 2018 -- Benchmark Litigation has again named Stroock as a national leading law firm for Bankruptcy and General Commercial Litigation in its 2019 Guide. Benchmark Litigation also included Stroock in the list of top law firms for litigation in both New York and California as well as for Labor and Employment (New York) and Entertainment (California). In addition, Laura Besvinick, Daniel Fliman and Kenneth Pasquale were added to this year's guide.

Several Stroock lawyers are recognized throughout the guide, as listed below.

Benchmark Litigation 2019
Benchmark Rankings
Bankruptcy – Tier 2
General Commercial – Tier 2
New York:
Litigation – Recommended
Labor and Employment - Tier 2
Litigation – Recommended
Entertainment – Tier 2
Attorney Rankings

Attorney Ranking Practice Areas
James Bernard National Practice Area Star,
Local Litigation Star
General Commercial, Securities
Laura Besvinick Insurance
Daniel Fliman 40 & Under Hot List, Future Star Bankruptcy
Jayme Goldstein Future Star
Kristopher Hansen National Practice Area Star,
Local Litigation Star
Alan Klinger Labor & Employment Star - Northeast,
Local Litigation Star
General Commercial, Labor and Employment
Dina Kolker Future Star
Kenneth Pasquale Bankruptcy
James Sammataro Local Litigation Star,
Benchmark California Star - 2019
General Commercial, Media and Entertainment
Julia Strickland National Practice Area Star, Local Litigation Star,
Benchmark California Star - 2019
General Commercial

Benchmark Litigation identifies the leading U.S. litigation attorneys and firms at the local and national levels.  The rankings and editorials are the result of extensive interviews with private practice lawyers and in-house counsel.  The guide’s “Stars” are named based on peer and client recognition as top litigation attorneys.
Now in its 11th year of publication, Benchmark exclusively covers the litigation and disputes market in North America, spanning the U.S., Canada and Mexico.  The original publication, Benchmark Litigation—the definitive guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys—is the only publication to focus exclusively on U.S. litigation.