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Labaton Sucharow LLP

Litigation

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What the team is known for

Distinguished plaintiff-side securities litigation practice fielding notable experience in bringing high-value actions on behalf of financial institutions and institutional investors. Regularly appears before the Delaware Court of Chancery, securing high-value recoveries and major corporate governance reforms on behalf of plaintiffs. Also noted for its strength in cross-border proceedings.

Strengths

Market sources consider the firm a "top-class operation" who "do top-notch work" in the securities arena.

Work highlights

Achieved a settlement of over $192 million for the West Virginia Management Board in a class action against utility company SCANA. The action arose from the defendant's attempts to conceal from investors the mismanagement of its nuclear project.

Notable practitioners

Jonathan Gardner is well versed in the prosecution of sophisticated securities cases on behalf of major institutional investors.
"An impressive, talented lawyer with good judgment. He's someone you want on the team."

Thomas Dubbs draws on longstanding experience in obtaining settlements for clients in high-profile securities class actions. He regularly leads cases against corporate issuers, as well as handling Section 11 and financial crisis-related suits against banks.
"He's a smart guy."

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Overview

Since the passage of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (PSLRA), Labaton Sucharow has provided comprehensive securities litigation services to sophisticated institutional investors, including public pension funds, multiemployer plans, and banks.

The Firm represents some of the world’s largest institutional investors with combined assets under management of more than $2 trillion. With more than 60 full-time attorneys, an in-house team of seven investigators, financial analysts, and forensic accountants, Labaton Sucharow offers one of the most advanced litigation infrastructures of any securities firm in the United States.

Members

Dubbs, Thomas A

Gardner, Jonathan

Gardner, Jonathan

Hallowell, Serena P

Hoffman, Thomas G

Johnson, James W

Rogers, Michael H

Villegas, Carol C

Litigation Department

Labaton Sucharow LLP

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Department location

140 Broadway

New York

New York

USA

NY 10005

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New York

Litigation: Securities: Plaintiffs


Jonathan Gardner
Band 3
Thomas A Dubbs
Band 3