Alfred L. Fatale III is a Partner in the New York office of Labaton Sucharow LLP and currently leads a team of attorneys focused on litigating securities claims arising from initial public offerings, secondary offerings, and stock-for-stock mergers.
Alfred's success in moving the needle in the legal industry has earned him recognition from Chambers & Partners USA, the National Law Journal as a "Plaintiffs’ Lawyer Trailblazer," and The American Lawyer as a "Northeast Trailblazer." Lawdragon has recognized him as one of the country’s “500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers” and Benchmark Litigation also named him to their “40 & Under List.”
Alfred represents individual and institutional investors in cases related to the protection of the financial markets and public securities offerings in trial and appellate courts throughout the country. In particular, he is leading the Firm’s efforts to litigate securities claims against several companies in state courts following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Cyan, Inc. v. Beaver County Employees Retirement Fund.
Alfred is also overseeing the firm’s efforts in litigating several cases in federal courts. This includes a securities class action against Uber Technologies Inc. arising from the company’s $8 billion IPO.
Since joining the Firm in 2016, Alfred has lead the investigation and prosecution of several successful cases, including In re ADT Inc. Securities Litigation, resulting in a $30 million recovery; In re CPI Card Group Inc. Securities Litigation, resulting in a $11 million recovery; In re BrightView Holdings, Inc. Securities Litigation, resulting in a $11.5 million recovery; Plymouth County Retirement Association v. Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc., resulting in a $9 million recovery; In re SciPlay Corp. Securities Litigation, resulting in an $8.275 million recovery; and In re Livent Corp. Securities Litigation, resulting in a $7.4 million recovery.
Prior to joining Labaton Sucharow, Alfred was an Associate at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, where he advised and represented financial institutions, investors, officers, and directors in a broad range of complex disputes and litigations including cases involving violations of federal securities law and business torts.
Alfred is an active member of the American Bar Association and the New York City Bar Association.
Alfred earned his Juris Doctor from Cornell Law School, where he was a member of the Cornell Law Review as well as the Moot Court Board. He also served as a Judicial Extern under the Honorable Robert C. Mulvey. He received his bachelor's degree, summa cum laude, from Montclair State University.
2008, New York
U.S. Court of Appeals
2011, Second Circuit
U.S. District Court
2009, Southern District of New York
2009, Eastern District of New York
2019, Western District of New York