Gelber Schachter & Greenberg

Litigation Department

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What the team is known for Well-regarded litigation shop with expertise across the full range of civil and criminal disputes. Routinely called upon to represent both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts. Adept at handling cases relating to healthcare fraud and public corruption, as well as consumer claims and class actions.

Strengths A source reports: "They're all really terrific lawyers."

"They work very hard and they are fantastically communicative," notes one interviewee.

Another comments: "They know the landscape very well and they are excellent lawyers - very practical, thoughtful, and creative."

Work highlights Represented TD Ameritrade in a putative class action filed under the Commodity Exchange Act, alleging that the client had unlawfully liquidated the plaintiffs' futures options in an after-hours market.

Notable practitioners

Adam Schachter is a skilled appellate and trial lawyer, with a wealth of experience across a broad range of commercial disputes. "Adam is a great lawyer, who is intelligent, practical and efficient," comments an interviewee, adding: "He knows the law and the major players in the area."

Former federal prosecutor Dan Gelber wins marketwide recognition for his impressive white-collar practice. "He's an exceptional practitioner," notes a market source, adding: "He's well prepared and he has a tremendous personality." He is also the current Mayor of Miami Beach.

Gerald Greenberg "is professional in the extreme, transmits trust, speaks plainly and always gives a fair opinion based on pragmatism and experience," reports one interviewee. Another notes that "he always has an encyclopedic command of the evidence." He is a well-liked figure in the market with vast experience in both white-collar litigation and complex commercial disputes.