Cadwalader Recognized in 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

August 17, 2016


Mark Fellin
New York
+1 212 993 4600

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with 37 lawyers across 27 practice areas featured in the guide. Inclusion in the publication is based on a peer-review process in which approximately 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas.

The publication named three Cadwalader attorneys “Lawyer of the Year,” a recognition awarded to only one lawyer per practice and metropolitan area: James Carroll is the 2017 Lawyer of the Year for Banking and Finance Law in Charlotte, NC; Steven Lofchie is the 2017 Lawyer of the Year for Administrative/Regulatory Law in New York; and Brian McGovern is the 2017 Lawyer of the Year for Health Care Law in New York.

The following individual attorneys are also recognized as leaders in their fields:

Charlotte: Scott Cammarn (Banking and Finance, Financial Services Regulation), James Carroll (Banking and Finance, Real Estate, Securitization and Structured Finance), Stuart Goldstein (Securitization and Structured Finance), Francisco Linares (Derivatives and Futures) and Anne Tompkins (Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Regulatory Enforcement, Securities Litigation).

Houston: Chad Mills (Derivatives and Futures).

New York: Frederic Altschuler (Real Estate, Real Estate Litigation), Louis Bevilacqua (Corporate), Kathy Hirata Chin (Health Care), James Frazier (Employee Benefits (ERISA)), Michael Gambro (Securitization and Structured Finance), Anna Glick (Securitization and Structured Finance), Steven Herman (Real Estate), Jonathan Hoff (Securities Litigation), Christopher Hughes (Intellectual Property Litigation, Patent, Patent Litigation), Robert Lawrence (Trusts and Estates), Steven Lofchie (Administrative/Regulatory, Derivatives and Futures, Securities/Capital Markets, Securities Regulation), Gregory Markel (Antitrust Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Mergers and Acquisitions Litigation, Securities Litigation), Brian McGovern (Health Care), William McInerney (Real Estate), Paul Mourning (Health Care), William Natbony (Health Care), Gregory Petrick (Bankruptcy Litigation, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization), Patrick Quinn (Securitization and Structured Finance), Richard Schetman (Derivatives and Futures), Jordan Schwartz (Securitization and Structured Finance), Ray Shirazi (Derivatives and Futures), Lary Stromfeld (Derivatives and Futures, Securitization and Structured Finance) and Linda Swartz (Tax).

Washington, D.C.: Raymond Banoun (Criminal Defense: White-Collar), Robert Davis (Employee Benefits (ERISA)), Mark Ellenberg (Bankruptcy Litigation, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization), Mark Haskell (Energy, Natural Resources), Anthony Mansfield (Derivatives and Futures), Gregory Mocek (Derivatives and Futures), Paul Pantano (Derivatives and Futures) and Kenneth Wainstein (Criminal Defense: White-Collar).