Benchmark Litigation Names Seven Holwell Shuster & Goldberg Partners to 2017 Under 40 Hot List
New York—Holwell Shuster & Goldberg LLP announced today that seven partners have been named to Benchmark Litigation’s second-annual Under 40 Hot List. The list recognizes partners 40 or younger who clients and peers have identified as the most promising emerging talent in their respective litigation communities.
The following HSG partners were named to the 2017 list:
- Dorit Ungar Black
- Brendon DeMay
- Avi Israeli
- Blair Kaminsky
- Vincent Levy
- Demian Ordway
- Daniel Sullivan
Among other matters, their collective recent work has included the representation of various bank trustees in multibillion-dollar claims against the Lehman estate; Visa Inc. and its subsidiaries in various matters, including their defense against class and individual antitrust actions brought by virtually every merchant in the United States and alleging hundreds of billions in damages; bondholders in high-profile litigation surrounding Argentina’s debt default; Uzbekistan in a $1 billion U.S. forfeiture proceeding; and French industrial company Alstom in litigation and arbitration against GE.
The firm also serves as lead trial counsel on behalf of individual directors and officers in a major securities action with many millions of dollars at stake, and represents Valassis Communications, Inc., a MacAndrews & Forbes company, as plaintiff in an antitrust and unfair competition suit against News Corp. and its subsidiaries.