Wednesday, June 25, 2014  

The Legal 500 Names Labaton Sucharow a Leading Litigation Firm

Guide reports Firm is at the "top of its game"

NEW YORK (June 25, 2014) — For the eighth consecutive year, The Legal 500 U.S. annual guide ranked Labaton Sucharow as one of the top litigation plaintiffs' firms in the Mass Torts and Class Action: Plaintiff Representation – Securities category.

According to The Legal 500, Labaton Sucharow is "superb" and "at the top of its game." The Firm's team of "hard-working lawyers, who push themselves to thoroughly investigate the facts" and conduct "very diligent research," is also praised.

Earning the guide's Leading Lawyers distinction, chairman Lawrence A. Sucharow and partner Thomas A. Dubbs are noted as "strong and passionate advocates with a desire to win" and "valued for their long-term thinking." Partners Joel H. Bernstein, Christopher J. Keller and Jonathan M. Plasse are recommended.

For the fifth year in a row, The Legal 500 also recognizes Labaton Sucharow's Antitrust & Competition Litigation practice in the Mass Torts and Class Action: Plaintiff Representation – Antitrust. The Firm's "very effective plaintiffs' counsel" are said to "always act with a good degree of professionalism." Partners Jay L. Himes and Gregory Asciolla are recommended.

The Legal 500 ranked Labaton Sucharow's Mergers & Acquisitions Litigation practice for the second consecutive year in the M&A Litigation category. Partner-in-charge of the Firm's Delaware office Christine S. Azar is recommended.

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