<em>Chambers USA 2015 </em>Recognizes 44 Fried Frank Attorneys and 17 Practice Areas

Chambers USA 2015 Recognizes 44 Fried Frank Attorneys and 17 Practice Areas

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers For Business 2015, an independent and research-based survey of clients and leading practitioners, recognized Fried Frank as a leading law firm in 17 practice areas. Additionally, 44 Fried Frank lawyers were recognized.

The Firm was ranked in the following categories:

Banking & Finance – Nationwide

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity – Nationwide

Corporate/M&A: The Elite – New York 

Corporate/M&A: The Elite –  Nationwide

Corporate/M&A & Private Equity – Washington, DC

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation – New York

Government: Government Contracts – Nationwide

Investment Funds: Hedge Funds – Nationwide

Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation – Nationwide

Litigation: General Commercial: The Elite – New York

Litigation: Securities – New York

Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

Private Equity: Buyouts – Nationwide

Real Estate – Nationwide

Real Estate: Mainly Corporate & Finance – New York

Real Estate: Mainly Dirt – New York

Tax – New York

Tax – Washington, DC

Tax: Corporate & Finance – Nationwide

Additionally, the following Fried Frank lawyers were ranked in their respective practice areas:

Antitrust – Washington, DC: Barry Nigro

Banking & Finance – Nationwide: Emil Buchman, F. William Reindel

Bankruptcy/Restructuring – New York: Gary L. Kaplan, Brad Eric Scheler

Bankruptcy/Restructuring – Nationwide: Brad Eric Scheler

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity – Nationwide: Daniel J. Bursky, Stuart H. Gelfond

Capital Markets: Derivatives – Nationwide: David S. Mitchell

Corporate/M&A – New York: Steven Epstein, Arthur Fleischer  JR, Philip Richter

Corporate/M&A & Private Equity – Washington, DC: Brian Mangino, Andrew Varney

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation – Nationwide: Donald P. Carleen

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation – New York: Donald P. Carleen and Jeffery Ross

Government: Government Contracts – Nationwide: James J. McCullough

Intellectual Property: Patent – New York: Jeffrey Lewis

International Arbitration – Nationwide: Elliot E. Polebaum

International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions – Nationwide:  Mario Mancuso

Investment Funds: Hedge Funds – Nationwide: Jonathan Adler, Lawrence Barshay, Walid Khuri, Lisa Schneider, David W. Selden

Investment Funds: Private Equity; Fund Formation – Nationwide: Richard I. Ansbacher, Lawrence N. Barshay, Kenneth I. Rosh

Litigation: General Commercial – New York: William G. McGuinness

Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations – New York: Evan Barr, Larry Gerschwer

Private Equity: Buyouts – Nationwide: Christopher Ewan, Brian Mangino, Robert C. Schwenkel

Real Estate – Nationwide: Jonathan L. Mechanic, Joshua Mermelstein, Robert J. Sorin

Real Estate – New York: Jonathan L. Mechanic, Joshua Mermelstein, Ross Z. Silver, Robert J. Sorin

Real Estate – Washington, DC: Franz R. Rassman

Real Estate Zoning/Land Use – New York: Stephen A. Lefkowitz, Melanie Meyers

REIT – Nationwide: Steven G. Scheinfeld

Securities: Regulation – Nationwide: Advisory – Nationwide: Karl A. Groskaufmanis

Tax – Washington, DC: Michael Alter, Alan S. Kaden

Tax – New York: Robert Cassanos, David I. Shapiro