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MoloLamken LLP

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United States: Dispute resolution

Appellate
Appellate: courts of appeals - ranked: tier 3

MoloLamken LLP

Appellate: supreme courts (states and federal) - ranked: tier 2

MoloLamken LLP

MoloLamken LLP’s ‘superlative’ boutique is ‘excellent for crystallizing the important issues for any appellate court’ and comes recommended for constitutional, statutory and regulatory appeals at all levels. The group’s US Supreme Court highlight was Ziglar v Abbasi, stemming from alleged violations of the Fourth and Fifth Amendments in the course of detentions forming part of the post-9/11 terrorism investigation; Jeffrey Lamken successfully argued for one of the petitioners. At the Federal Circuit, Lamken and Michael Pattillo represented Merck & Co in a dispute filed by Gilead Sciences and concerning patents for Hepatitis C treatment. Meanwhile, Robert Kry is acting for Christine Asia Co in the Second Circuit appeal from an order dismissing a securities fraud class action against Alibaba. In another Second Circuit case, United States v Silver, Steven Molo is representing Sheldon Silver. Jessica Ortiz and Justin Weiner are also recommended.

Leading lawyers

Jeffrey Lamken - MoloLamken LLP

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Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense
Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense: advice to individuals - ranked: tier 4

MoloLamken LLP

MoloLamken LLP is a litigation boutique with particular expertise in white-collar defense and investigations. The practice is led from the New York office by ‘competent, engaging and personable’ founding partner Steven Molo; he acted alongside Washington DC-based Justin Shur and Robert Kry for the former Speaker of the New York State Assembly, Sheldon Silver, on charges of public corruption. Molo and Shur are also representing Martin Winterkorn, the former CEO of Volkswagen, in connection with investigations into the widely publicized allegations that the company misrepresented vehicle emissions information. New York’s Jessica Ortiz is also recommended.

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General commercial disputes
General commercial disputes - ranked: tier 5

MoloLamken LLP

Top-notch’ litigation firm MoloLamken LLP has seen significant growth since its establishment in 2009, driven by expanding demands from clients, which include major corporations and high-profile individuals. In recent developments, former federal prosecutor Megan Cunniff Church joined the Chicago office and international arbitration expert Rémy Gerbay joined in New York from London’s Enyo Law LLP. The highly regarded Steven Molo led a New York team that included Robert Kry and Jessica Ortiz in representing two Teva subsidiaries in a fraud and breach of contract case concerning a $2.3bn acquisition of a Mexican pharmaceutical company. Co-founding partner Jeffrey Lamken is based in Washington DC.

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International arbitration
Next generation lawyers

Rémy Gerbay - MoloLamken LLP

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Leading trial lawyers
Leading trial lawyers

Steven Molo - MoloLamken LLP

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Securities litigation: plaintiff
Securities litigation: plaintiff - ranked: tier 2

MoloLamken LLP

Complex litigation boutique MoloLamken LLP is ‘a top-notch firm - very thorough and strategic’, according to one client, who also praises the firm’s ‘smart lawyers with excellent knowledge of the courts, the judges, the law and the facts’. The firm has a strong reputation in MBS cases and is currently acting for investors in 10 pending matters against mortgage originators. Steven Molo in New York is a respected trial lawyer and his recent highlights include representing hedge funds Prosiris and Tilden Park in contested proceedings concerning the distribution of the proceeds of the $9bn settlement between RMBS investors and Bank of America/Countrywide. Along with Justin Weiner, Thomas Wiegand, former federal prosecutor Justin Shur and Robert Kry, Molo is also acting for US Bank as trustee of RMBS trusts in state court against sponsors who allegedly breached representations and warranties concerning the quality of the mortgage loans.

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