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Posted: November 6, 2018

Vera Kachnowski

Vera Kachnowski joined the firm of counsel in 2018. Ms. Kachnowski’s practice focuses on white-collar criminal and regulatory enforcement actions, internal investigations, and complex civil litigation. Her clients have included senior executives and employees of prominent public companies, multinational banks, and financial services institutions, as well as small business owners. She has represented clients in… Read more »

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Posted: April 16, 2016

Joan G. Wexler

Joan G. Wexler joined the firm as Of Counsel in 2016. She was President of Brooklyn Law School from 1994 to 2013, and Dean of the Law School from 1994 to 2010. Before becoming Dean, she was Brooklyn Law School’s Associate Dean for Academic Affairs as well as a Professor of Law. She previously served… Read more »

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Posted: November 19, 2014

Michael C. Marcus

Michael C. Marcus joined the firm of counsel 2008.  Mr. Marcus’s practice focuses on appellate litigation based upon more than thirty years’ experience working at the Appellate Division, First Department. HIS APPEALS HAVE INCLUDED: Successfully defending against application of collateral estoppel on equitable grounds (Jeffreys v. Griffin, 1 N.Y.3d 34 (2003)); Reversing a trial court’s… Read more »

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Posted: November 19, 2014

Ronald G. Russo

Ronald G. Russo joined the firm of counsel in 2008.  He focuses on White-Collar Criminal Defense, Criminal Defense and Governmental Investigations, representing individuals and business entities who are the subject of investigations and/or prosecutions by a variety of governmental authorities, including the United States Attorney’s Offices, the New York State Attorney General’s Office as well… Read more »

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Posted: November 5, 2014

Mary W. Anderson

Mary W. Anderson joined the firm of counsel in 2007. Her corporate practice is concentrated on advising clients on merger and acquisition matters. Before becoming Of Counsel to the firm, Ms. Anderson held a number of business and in-house legal positions, principally in the broadcast, satellite, cable and Internet industries. Ms. Anderson has negotiated many… Read more »

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Posted: November 4, 2014

Niall D. O’Murchadha

Niall D. O’Murchadha joined the firm in 2008 and became Of Counsel in 2016. Mr. O’Murchadha’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and white-collar criminal defense. His clients have ranged from large international corporations, to individual plaintiffs and defendants, to small and medium-sized businesses in the New York area. He has litigated a wide variety… Read more »

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Posted: November 4, 2014

Hillary S. Zilz

Hillary S. Zilz joined the firm of counsel in 2008. Ms. Zilz focuses on transactional and corporate counseling, and also represents clients in negotiating and drafting agreements in a wide variety of commercial contexts. She regularly counsels business and not-for-profit corporations (both charitable and non-charitable) on operational matters, governance issues and governmental matters. Ms. Zilz… Read more »

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Posted: November 4, 2014

Samuel L. Butt

Samuel L. Butt joined the firm in 2008 and became Of Counsel in 2016. Mr. Butt’s areas of practice include complex commercial litigation and securities litigation. HIS COMMERCIAL REPRESENTATIONS HAVE INCLUDED: A well-known real estate developer in a $400 million action for tortious interference; One of Mexico’s largest sugar companies and a banking and financial… Read more »

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