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June 12, 2020

Kristopher Hansen and Alan Klinger named “Leading Lawyers”; Real Estate Group Climbs to Tier 2

New York, June 12, 2020 – The Legal 500 United States has again recognized Stroock as a leading law firm for its premier lawyers and foremost practice areas. Published for more than 25 years, the guide provides complete global coverage on legal service providers in more than 100 countries.

Kristopher Hansen and Alan Klinger were named among just a few national “Leading Lawyers” in their respective fields,  and Financial Restructuring partners Jonathan Canfield and Daniel Fliman were named “Next Generation Lawyers.”

Stroock’s Real Estate Group was listed in Tier 2, a two tier increase over the last two years. The firm also achieved a new practice ranking for Intellectual Property: Trade Secrets.

Stroock practices recommended in this year’s edition include:

Finance: Restructuring (Including Bankruptcy): Corporate (Tier 3)

Industry Focus: Energy Transactions: Conventional Power (Tier 5)

Industry Focus: Insurance: Advice to Insurers (Tier 4)

Intellectual Property: Trademarks: Litigation (Tier 4)

Intellectual Property: Trade Secrets (Tier 4)

Investment Fund Formation and Management: Private Equity Funds (Including Venture Capital) (Tier 6)

Labor and Employment: Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation and Retirement Plans: Transactional (Tier 5)

Labor and Employment: Labor-Management Relations (Tier 3)

M&A/Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Middle-Market (Sub-$500m) (Tier 4)

Real Estate: Land Use/Zoning (Tier 3)

Real Estate (Tier 2)

Tax: Financial Products (Tier 2)

Tax: Non-Contentious (Tier 5)

The Legal 500 assesses the strengths of law firms in over 150 jurisdictions. Research is based on feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide.

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 140 years, the firm has offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and Miami.