Wednesday, August 8, 2012  

Firm Receives First Tier Ranking in the Second Annual Edition of Benchmark Plaintiff

NEW YORK (August 8, 2012) — Labaton Sucharow LLP was once again ranked as "Highly Recommended," the publication's top ranking, in the second annual edition of Benchmark Plaintiff for litigation in New York. The Firm is also ranked nationally in the areas of Antitrust and Securities. Benchmark recognizes six Labaton Sucharow attorneys as "litigation stars."

After significant independent national research and reference checking, Benchmark Plaintiff: The Definitive Guide to America's Leading Plaintiff Firms & Attorneys identifies those firms and attorneys who have displayed the ability to consistently handle complex, high-stakes cases in multiple jurisdictions. The results of the national research are then broken down into rankings for eight separate specialized legal practice areas for antitrust, civil rights/human rights, employment/labor, insurance, intellectual property, mass torts/products liability, personal injury and securities.

Benchmark credits Labaton Sucharow for "clearly living up to its stated mission 'reputation matters', consistently earning mention as a respected litigation-focused firm fighting for the rights of institutional investors" and recognizes that "the firm is also well known for bringing a full arsenal of resources to bear in order to obtain the best possible results for clients."

National and local litigation stars at Labaton Sucharow identified by Benchmark include:


  • Lawrence A. Sucharow – Antitrust, Securities 
  • Joel H. Bernstein – Securities 

New York

  • Lawrence A. Sucharow – Antitrust, Products Liability, Securities 
  • Mark S. Arisohn – Securities 
  • Joel H. Bernstein – Securities
  • Thomas A. Dubbs – Securities
  • Michael W. Stocker – Securities


  • Christine S. Azar – Securities

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