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Litigation: Securities - New York
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This content is provided by Daphne Morduchowitz
Securities & Fiduciary Duty Litigation; Commercial Litigation
Daphne focuses on financial services litigation, white collar defense, and complex commercial litigation. Daphne has successfully advised on many significant and high profile matters over the past decade. She has extensive experience representing public companies, special committees and individual officers and directors of large publicly traded corporations in both federal and state courts, as well as in connection with regulatory investigations. She regularly defends clients against shareholder class action lawsuits, derivative actions and enforcement actions and is experienced with M&A Litigation, including defending clients against challenges to going private transactions, proxy statement challenges and earn-out disputes. Daphne also represents clients in breach of contract disputes and bankruptcy related litigation. Daphne has been recognized by The Legal 500 US (Legalese Ltd.) for Securities Litigation Defense and Financial Services Litigation and was listed on Benchmark Litigation’s "Under 40" Hot List for 2016. She regularly writes and speaks on securities litigation developments and issues. Most recently, she presented on M&A securities filing statistics at the New Yok City Bar’s 9th Annual Securities Litigation & Enforcement Institute. Daphne maintains an active pro bono practice and serves on the Board of New York Lawyers for the public interest.