Tier 1 Securities: Nationwide, Chicago & New York - U.S. News and World Report, Best Lawyers, 2018
We are a collection of driven, high performers, who thrive on helping our clients resolve their significant challenges and issues.
When we perform, our clients can move forward and thrive.
Our Securities, Shareholder & Derivative Litigation Practice Group has exceptional depth of knowledge representing clients in high-profile matters including:
- Securities class action litigation – '33 and '34 Acts
- Shareholder derivative litigation
- M&A litigation
- Structured finance litigation
- ERISA-related litigation
We often represent both purchasers and sellers, as well as their boards of directors, in connection with challenged mergers, tender offers, appraisal actions, and leveraged buyout transactions. These include actions in both state and federal courts and proceedings involving requests for preliminary or other emergency injunctive relief, as well as damages.
Our lawyers also routinely represent clients in securities litigations that relate to investigations and enforcement actions. These lawsuits often involve allegations of violations of the federal securities laws, such as allegations of false or misleading disclosures to shareholders, insider trading and other types of financial misconduct.
Practice Group of the Year: Securities
Recognized for Securities Litigation Defense
The Legal 500, 2018
Best Law Firms: Tier 1 Securities
U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers, 2018