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Heads Skadden's global Securities Litigation Practice. Experienced in federal and state court litigation, including securities, corporate and takeover litigation and general commercial matters. Defends a variety of public companies and their directors/officers in bet-the-company litigation arising under federal and state securities and corporate laws. Victories include securing unanimous U.S. Supreme Court decision in Merrill Lynch v. Dabit. Recipient of Business Trial Lawyer Award for Excellence from Chambers USA.


JD, Boston University, 1980 (cum laude; Editor, Boston University Law Review; Author, 'Minimizing Minimization: Scott v United States', Boston University Law Review); BA, Union College, 1977 (magna cum laude).