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Litigation: Securities - New York
"Vincent Sama combines technical brilliance with a remarkable feel for the current litigation environment." "He is a true superstar, with extremely high skills coupled with common sense and humility. He is the quintessential bet-the-company litigator."
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Securities & Fiduciary Duty Litigation; Commercial Litigation
Vincent represents clients in complex commercial and financial litigation, securities and shareholder derivative litigation, internal and government investigations, international commercial disputes and domestic and international arbitrations. He is co-chair of Seyfarth's Securities & Fiduciary Duty Litigation practice.
Vincent's litigation and investigations experience includes representation of companies, financial institutions, hedge funds, Boards of Directors and Special Committees, directors and senior management in matters involving finance, accounting and federal and state securities law issues, derivative litigation, insurance/reinsurance, mergers, acquisitions, and other corporate dispositions, recapitalizations, restructurings and reorganizations of entities, intellectual property, sports, entertainment, joint ventures, long-term contractual relationships, real estate development and finance, and antitrust cases. He has handled high-profile and bet-the-company cases in the state and federal courts of New York, and federal and state courts in various parts of the country, as well as various arbitrations, including proceedings administered by the International Chamber of Commerce, American Arbitration Association, JAMS, the London Court of International Arbitration, New York Stock Exchange, Inc., FINRA and others.
Over the past decade, Vincent has handled many internal and government investigations representing both companies and individuals, including SEC, DOJ, New York Attorney General and FINRA investigations, inquiries or proceedings.