December 21, 2020
Cadwalader has been recognized in the 2021 edition of New York Area’s Best Lawyers, with 25 lawyers across more than 15 practice areas featured in the stand-alone guide, and two of its attorneys named as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas. In addition, several of its lawyers were included in the publication’s inaugural “Ones to Watch” list.
New York Area’s Best Lawyers is based on information excerpted from the 2021 Editions of The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: “Ones to Watch,” released this past August.
The following individual attorneys are recognized in New York City as leaders in their fields:
Fredric L. Altschuler (Real Estate Litigation, Real Estate Law); Louis J. Bevilacqua (Corporate Law); Todd Blanche (Criminal Defense: White-Collar); James S. Frazier (Employee Benefits (ERISA Law)); Michael S. Gambro (Securitization and Structured Finance Law); Anna H. Glick (Securitization and Structured Finance Law); Jason M. Halper (Commercial Litigation); Ellen Halstead (Litigation-Bankruptcy), Steven M. Herman (Real Estate Law); Jonathan M. Hoff (Securities Litigation); Christopher A. Hughes (Intellectual Property Litigation, Patent Litigation, Patent Law); Robert C. Lawrence III (Trusts and Estates); Steven D. Lofchie (Administrative / Regulatory Law, Derivatives and Futures Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation), Ivan Loncar (Derivatives and Futures Law); William P. McInerney (Real Estate Law); Dorothy Mehta (Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law); Joel Mitnick (Antitrust Law); William J. Natbony (Health Care Law); Bonnie Neuman (Real Estate Law); Gregory M. Petrick (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Bankruptcy Litigation); Patrick T. Quinn (Securitization and Structured Finance Law); Richard M. Schetman (Derivatives and Futures Law); Ray I. Shirazi (Derivatives and Futures Law); Lary Stromfeld (Derivatives and Futures Law, Securitization and Structured Finance Law); and Linda Z. Swartz (Tax Law).
Of Cadwalader’s 17 lawyers who were named to Best Lawyers’ inaugural “Ones to Watch” list, the following were recognized for their practice areas in New York City: Dante Amenta (Securities/Capital Markets Law), Sara Bussiere (Commercial Litigation), Dash Cole (Commercial Litigation), Keith Harden (Securities/Capital Markets Law), Matthew McManus (Real Estate Law), Ruth Merisier (Commercial Litigation) and Alex Owings (Commercial Litigation).
To view all the results, please click here: https://www.bestlawyers.com/publications/new-york-area.
Patrick Quinn and Ruth Merisier discuss the legal profession, working at Cadwalader, and more.