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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

1285 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK, NY 10019-6064, USA
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Lewis R. Clayton

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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

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Litigation, Antitrust, IP Litigation: Copyright & Trademark, IP Litigation: Patent & Other Scientific, M&A Litigation, ERISA, Pension & Benefits Litigation

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J.D., Harvard Law School, 1978 cum laude A.B., Harvard College, 1975 magna cum laude


United States: Labor and employment

ERISA litigation

Within: ERISA litigation

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP routinely intervenes in high-profile cases for heavyweight clients across a vast array of industry sectors, including Citigroup, Merck and JPMorgan Chase. Key name include Lewis Clayton and Brad Karp, who jointly lead the practice from New York and recently teamed up to defend a global bank in stock-drop litigation filed by retirement plan participants. JPMorgan Chase appointed the group to resolve a series of proceedings brought by various state and federal regulators as well as to handle derivative fund litigation, an ERISA class action and a securities case. Other highlights included a breach of fiduciary duties claim, which was assisted by benefits and compensation specialist Robert Fleder. All named individuals are based in New York.

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