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Cohen & Gresser LLP

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New York, Paris, Seoul, Washington DC

United States: Dispute resolution

Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense
Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense: advice to corporates - ranked: tier 5

Cohen & Gresser LLP

Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense: advice to individuals - ranked: tier 2

Cohen & Gresser LLP

First-rate litigation boutiqueCohen & Gresser LLP fields ‘an excellent group of sophisticated lawyers’ with a particular strength in the financial industry, including recent representations in rate setting and OFAC cases. The ‘bright and highly skilledMark Cohen in New York is representing a former analyst for Och-Ziff Capital Management’s European subsidiary in a high-profile FCPA case brought by the SEC. Also recommended are ‘effective trial lawyer’ Stephen Sinaiko, Jonathan Abernethy, and Melissa Maxman, who is the managing partner of the Washington DC office and has significant expertise in environmental criminal law and white-collar defense.

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General commercial disputes
General commercial disputes - ranked: tier 5

Cohen & Gresser LLP

Excellent commercial litigation boutiqueCohen & Gresser LLP is ‘easily a match for the big firms’ and has a ‘business model which enables it to take on a variety of matters in a cost-effective manner’. Nathaniel Read ‘rolls his sleeves up and gets fully involved while keeping his eye firmly on the bigger picture’; Daniel Tabak is ‘a tenacious advocate but also an able negotiator’. The ‘superb’ Melissa Maxman is highly recommended; Maxman is the managing partner of the Washington DC office, which handles a range of antitrust and commercial litigation. Lawrence Gresser and Mark Cohen are the co-founders of the firm. Named attorneys are based in New York except where otherwise indicated.

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Securities litigation: defense
Securities litigation: defense - ranked: tier 3

Cohen & Gresser LLP

Cohen & Gresser LLP in New York is ‘one of the top small firms in this area’ and ‘has a very strong practice that grasps both the financial details and the complex legal issues, and has the ability to explain complex structures in plain English’. The ‘extremely smartMark Cohen has ‘excellent judgment’ and leads the practice. Stephen Sinaiko, who is ‘excellent in every respect, very responsive and attentive’, Lawrence Gresser and Daniel Tabak are highly recommended by clients. Also noteworthy are Nathaniel Read, who focuses on matters involving structured finance and other complex financial products; C. Evan Stewart, who has expertise in the financial services industry; and Gale Dick, who with Cohen and Gresser advised a former analyst for Och-Ziff Capital Management on an SEC civil suit. Gresser and Sinaiko represented Airplanes Limited and Airplanes US Trust in matters arising from aircraft securitization deals.

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