Thursday, July 17, 2014


Martis Alex and Christine S. Azar Named Top Women in Litigation by Benchmark Litigation

NEW YORK (July 17, 2014) — Labaton Sucharow LLP announced today partners Martis Alex and Christine S. Azar were named to Benchmark Litigation’s Top 250 Women in Litigation list.

A partner in the Firm’s New York office, Martis Alex’s practice currently focuses on residential mortgage-backed securities, particularly with an emphasis on foreign clients, seeking recoveries of more than a billion dollars in losses in their RMBS investments. She also serves as an elected member of the Firm's Executive Committee and Chair of the Firm's Women's Initiative.

Christine S. Azar, Partner in Charge of Labaton Sucharow's Wilmington, Delaware office, concentrates on advocacy of shareholders' rights, involving prosecuting complex merger and derivative litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery and throughout the United States.

The winners of Benchmark's Top 250 Women in Litigation were determined through an analysis of the markets between February and June 2014. The original publication, Benchmark Litigation, is a leading guide to America’s top litigation firms and attorneys and the only publication to focus exclusively on U.S. litigation. For more information, visit benchmarklitigation.com.