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USA New York Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation

Securities Litigation includes: insider trading; shareholder disputes; contested M&A bids; reorganisations and restructurings; corporate governance disputes; director, officer, issuer and investment dealer disclosure and; liability matters and other non-compliance matters. Corporate governance disputes arise where it is alleged that management has breached the rights and responsibilities agreed with shareholders.

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  1. Holwell Shuster & Goldberg LLP
    Holwell Shuster & Goldberg LLP
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight | 3 Years Ranked
    Strong litigation boutique that is particularly highlighted for its representation of institutional plaintiffs in major securities litigation, with in-depth experience in bringing claims against leading financial institutions, investors and government entities. Particularly well regarded for its strength in RMBS claims, calling upon an extensive track record of success in cases arising from the financial crisis. Acts for an impressive client base which includes high net worth individuals, investors, major corporates and sovereign states. Also noted for its well-regarded offering in general commercial litigation, with a strong track record of success in defending against antitrust, mass tort and cost of insurance disputes.
  2. Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
    Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight | 3 Years Ranked
    Specialized litigation firm, well regarded for its expert handling of sophisticated commercial claims. Acts on disputes such as market manipulation suits, antitrust conspiracy claims and creditors' actions brought against private equity firms. Also respected for its representation of plaintiffs in high-value securities cases, taking on a number of the most complex disputes to arise from the financial crisis. Also represents hedge fund clients in significant opt-out disputes against issuers. Acts for a diverse client base that comprises senior professionals, private equity investors, governmental entities and multinational corporations.
  3. MoloLamken LLP
    MoloLamken LLP
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight | 3 Years Ranked
    Boutique dispute resolution practice with a strong reputation for its experienced and accomplished stable of trial and appellate lawyers. Offers excellent capacity to handle commercial claims, with expertise in areas including intellectual property, trade secrets and insolvency litigation. Highly regarded for its strength in pursuing high-value RMBS and wider securities claims, securing significant successes for institutional investors and major shareholders.
  4. Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
    Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight | 3 Years Ranked
    Go-to RMBS litigation practice that remains a top choice for institutional plaintiffs. Regularly acts for monoline insurers in high-value actions brought against financial institutions, with a strong track record of securing multimillion-dollar settlements. Leverages notable expertise in corporate and real estate matters when advising on securities disputes.
  5. Selendy Gay Elsberg PLLC
    Selendy Gay Elsberg PLLC
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight | 3 Years Ranked
    Impressive boutique making significant tracks in securities and commercial litigation. Regularly acts for institutional investors and banks on the plaintiff side of RMBS and other financial product litigation, securing a series of huge settlements. Also has a strong offering in commercial disputes, achieving strong results in M&A litigation as well as in class actions and contract claims.
  6. McKool Smith
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight
  7. Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight
  8. Wollmuth Maher & Deutsch LLP
    Securities: Institutional Plaintiffs: Mainly RMBS Litigation
    USA 2022 | Spotlight