Avi Israeli and Blair Kaminsky Recognized on Euromoney Legal Media Group’s Inaugural Rising Stars Shortlist
New York—Holwell Shuster & Goldberg LLP partners Avi Israeli and Blair Kaminsky have been named to the first-ever Euromoney Legal Media Group Rising Stars shortlist. The national award recognizes attorneys under the age of 40 for their professional accomplishments, advocacy, and influence within their fields.
Avi, recognized in the Best in Litigation: Securities category, frequently represents corporate, financial, and individual clients in complex commercial disputes concerning contracts, securities, financial instruments, business torts, and bankruptcy in federal and state court litigation and arbitrations. Avi, who was HSG’s first elected partner in 2014, has been named to Benchmark Litigation’s Under 40 Hot List each year since the award debuted.
Blair, honored in the Best in Litigation: General Commercial category, has a wide-ranging practice focused on complex commercial litigation. She represents both individuals and corporations in litigation and investigatory matters frequently touching on large-scale transactions and the financial services industry. She dedicates significant time to pro bono matters as well, and is the firm’s corporate representative to the NYC nonprofit Her Justice. She has been recognized as a Woman Worth Watching by Profiles in Diversity Journal and a top litigator under 40 by Benchmark Litigation.
The complete Euromoney shortlist is available here. Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony in New York on September 27.