The <em>Legal 500 United States </em>2009 Edition Recognizes Thirty-Nine Fried Frank Lawyers and Seventeen Practice Areas

The Legal 500 United States 2009 Edition Recognizes Thirty-Nine Fried Frank Lawyers and Seventeen Practice Areas

Fried Frank was ranked in 19 categories in the Legal 500 United States 2009 edition, a guide to leading commercial law firms in the US. Thirty-Nine Fried Frank partners garnered 50 recognitions; in addition, Fried Frank partners were cited as "Leading Lawyers" in seven practice areas. The full results are below:
Finance: Bank Lending: National
Arthur Kaufman; F. William Reindel
Finance: Capital Markets: Debt Offerings - Advice to Managers
Daniel Bursky
Finance: Capital Markets: Equity Offerings - Advice to Managers
Stuart Gelfond
Finance: Capital Markets: High-Yield Debt Offerings - Advice to Managers
Stuart Gelfond
Finance: Corporate Restructuring
Gary Kaplan; Brad Eric Scheler
Finance: Structured Finance: Derivatives and Structured Products
Jessica Forbes; Walid Khuri; David Mitchell (Leading Lawyer)
Investment Fund Formation and Management: Alternative/Hedge Funds
Lawrence Barshay (Leading Lawyer); Jonathan Adler; Robert Cassanos; Walid Khuri; David Shapiro
Investment Fund Formation and Management: Private Equity Funds
Lawrence Barshay; Kenneth Rosh; David Shapiro; Richard Ansbacher
Labor and Employment: Executive Compensation
Donald Carleen; Laraine Rothenberg
Litigation: International Arbitration
Elliot Polebaum (Leading Lawyer)
Litigation: Securities: Shareholder Litigation
William McGuinness; David Morris
Litigation: White-Collar Criminal Defense: Full Service
Audrey Strauss (Leading Lawyer); Dixie Johnson; Kevin Harnisch; Michael de Leeuw
Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: Antitrust -- New York
Michael de Leeuw
Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A: Mega Deals
Arthur Fleischer (Leading Lawyer); Robert Schwenkel
Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: Private Equity Buyouts
Jonathan Adler; Christopher Ewan; Brian Mangino; Robert Schwenkel
Real Estate and Construction: New York: Corporate and Private Equity Acquisitions
Lee Parks; Steven Scheinfeld; Joshua Mermelstein
Real Estate and Construction: New York: Transactions
Jonathan Mechanic (Leading Lawyer); Robert Sorin
Real Estate and Construction: New York: Land Use and Zoning
Stephen Lefkowitz (Leading Lawyer); Melanie Meyers; Carol Rosenthal
Tax: Domestic Tax: East Coast
Michelle Gold; Alan Kaden; Joel Scharfstein; Robert Cassanos; Lisa Levy; David Shapiro (Leading Lawyer)
Legal 500 United States is a guide to commercial law firms in the United States. The editorial team bases its research on the combined opinions of the lawyers interviewed for each practice area, commentary from corporate clients and an analysis of deals or contentious issues reported. For more information on Legal 500, please visit: www.legal500.com
 

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