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James Bernard featured in "Litigator of the Week: Playing the Long Game for Victims of Terrorism"

James Bernard, a partner in Stroock’s Litigation Group, was featured as American Lawyer’s Litigator of the Week for leading a team that won what is considered to be the largest civil forfeiture in history against companies with ties to the Iranian government.
James led a team, which also included Curt Mechling, Patrick Petrocelli and Pam Takefman, representing a group of judgment creditors that Southern District of New York Judge Katherine Forrest said last week are entitled to more than $1 billion in assets from two entities that are controlled by the Iranian government.  To read more, please click here.