Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized as 2021 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

October 01, 2021

Cadwalader has once again been recognized in the New York Metro Edition of Super Lawyers.

The Cadwalader attorneys named to the 2021 Super Lawyers list include: Fredric Altschuler (Real Estate), Christopher Cox (Mergers & Acquisitions), Nicholas Gravante (Business Litigation), Jason Halper (Business Litigation), Steven Herman (Real Estate), Christopher Hughes (Intellectual Property Litigation), Philip Iovieno (Antitrust Litigation), Joel Mitnick (Antitrust Litigation), Ray Shirazi (Securities & Corporate Finance), Jack Stern (Business Litigation), Lary Stromfeld (Banking) and Linda Swartz (Tax).

The firm’s attorneys recognized as Rising Stars include: Conor Almquist (Securities & Corporate Finance), Cassandra Best (Banking), Gillian Groarke Burns (Securities Litigation), Ailsa Chau (Business Litigation), Thomas Curtin (Bankruptcy), Michelle Gellman (Securities & Corporate Finance), Saadia Ghazi (Securities & Corporate Finance), Jaclyn Hall (Business Litigation), Christian Larson (Criminal Defense: White Collar), Nihal Patel (Securities & Corporate Finance), Matthew Seitz (Tax), and Casey Servais (Bankruptcy).

The Super Lawyers selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research and peer reviews by practice area. The top lawyers from more than 70 practice areas are selected by Super Lawyers. To be eligible for inclusion as a Rising Star, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less. A maximum of 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are recognized in Super Lawyers; no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list.