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Sills Cummis & Gross Attorneys Recognized in the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America

August 19, 2021

Sills Cummis is pleased to announce 49 lawyers have been included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 edition, including four named “Lawyer of the Year.” In addition, 14 lawyers are listed in the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America.

The following attorneys are listed in The Best Lawyers in America®:

Ivette P. Alvarado  Real Estate Law

Allan C. Bell – Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Joseph L. Buckley  Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance, Banking and Finance Law

David L. Cook  Commercial Litigation

R. Max Crane  Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Trent S. Dickey  Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Labor and Employment

Mark E. Duckstein  Commercial Litigation

Richard H. Epstein  Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance

Charles J. Falletta  Commercial Litigation

Meryl A.G. Gonchar  Land Use and Zoning Law, Litigation - Land Use and Zoning, Litigation - Real Estate, Real Estate Law

Hervé Gouraige  Commercial Litigation

Jeffrey J. Greenbaum  Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance, Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions, Litigation - Real Estate, Litigation -Securities, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants

Jason K. Gross  Corporate Law

Steven E. Gross  Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law, International Trade and Finance Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Harvey T. Haber – Corporate Law

Mitchell Haddad – Commercial Litigation

Robert R. Hempstead  Real Estate Law

George R. Hirsch  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

James M. Hirschhorn  Commercial Litigation

Lawrence S. Horn  Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Joshua N. Howley – Commercial Litigation

Steven R. Kamen – Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Cecilia I. Lassiter – Real Estate Law

Michael R. Leighton  Real Estate Law

Mark S. Levenson  Real Estate Law

Simon Levin  Tax Law

Boris I. Mankovetskiy  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation - Bankruptcy

Kevin J. Moore  Land Use and Zoning Law, Real Estate Law

Jeffrey Hugh Newman – Real Estate Law

Thomas S. Novak  Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Insurance Law

Kenneth F. Oettle  Gaming Law

Mark S. Olinsky – Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Thomas H. Prol  Environmental Law

Andrew B. Robins  Environmental Law, Litigation - Environmental

Beth S. Rose  Product Liability Litigation - Defendants, Commercial Litigation, Electronic Discovery and Information Management Law, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

David I. Rosen  Employment Law - Management, Labor Law - Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment

Ira A. Rosenberg  Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Richard J. Sapinski  Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Alan E. Sherman  Tax Law

Andrew H. Sherman  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation - Bankruptcy

Joseph B. Shumofsky  Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: White-Collar

S. Jason Teele  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

James E. Tyrrell, Jr.  Commercial Litigation

Peter G. Verniero  Appellate Practice, Bet-the-Company Litigation,
Commercial Litigation, Corporate Compliance Law, Corporate Governance Law, Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Lori M. Waldron  Corporate Law

Edwin W. Weinberg  Real Estate Law

Morris Yamner  Real Estate Law

Ted Zangari – Real Estate Law

Jerold L. Zaro  Corporate Law, Real Estate Law

 

The following attorneys are “Lawyer of the Year” Recipients:

Meryl A.G. Gonchar – Land Use and Zoning Law in Newark

Jeffrey J. Greenbaum – Litigation - Securities in Newark

Mark S. Olinsky – Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) in Newark

Beth S. Rose – Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Newark

 

The following attorneys are included in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America:

Rachel E. Brennan – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Grace A. Byrd – Labor and Employment Law - Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment

Marshall O. Dworkin  Commercial Litigation

Adam J. Faiella  Real Estate Law

Daniel J. Harris – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Laura M. Kessler  Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance

Stephen M. Klein  Commercial Litigation

Matthew L. Lippert  Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance

Matthew P. Posada  Land Use and Zoning Law

Gregory E. Reid  Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance

Laura E. Sedlak  Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property Law, Litigation - Antitrust

Kyle E. Vellutato  Commercial Litigation

Lauren C. Watson  Commercial Litigation

William L. Wilkins  Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America® list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing. For additional information about methodology, please visit: https://www.bestlawyers.com/methodology.

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