Litigation: General Commercial: Highly Regarded - New York
What the team is known for
Boutique litigation practice with a respected bench of esteemed civil litigators. Takes on an array of sophisticated mandates ranging from contractual disputes to bankruptcy litigation to consumer protection cases. Attracts a varied client base, including major corporates, universities, ratings agencies and financial institutions.
Sources highlight: "They are doing phenomenal things and have a whole stable of great lawyers. They have accomplished so much as a boutique litigation firm."
Represented Columbia University against a putative class action suit seeking tuition reimbursements in connection with classes being moved online amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Roberta Kaplan has a strong track record in landmark constitutional and human rights cases. She also has an impressive commercial practice, acting on corporate governance, data privacy and financial product litigation. "She is an incredible leader and advocate. She has an impressive ability to take control of a situation, a meeting or a hearing, and take the lead and have everyone follow her." "Roberta is an incredible advocate in the courtroom."
Gabrielle Tenzer is noted for her ability to handle a wide array of commercial litigation matters and acts for a diverse client base, including those from the healthcare, finance and telecoms sectors. "She is very diligent, very smart and good at balancing all the different factors that need to be considered." "She is like the calm in the middle of a storm, she's really solid even in challenging negotiations."