Ninety-Four Kramer Levin Lawyers Named to the 2014 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

NEW YORK--()--Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP congratulates the 94 members of the firm who were recognized in the 2014 edition of New York Super Lawyers. Twenty-six of these lawyers were selected for inclusion on the "New York Rising Stars 2014" list.

Five Kramer Levin partners appeared in the “Top 100,” which recognizes the lawyers who received the highest point totals in the New York Super Lawyers balloting. They are: Barry H. Berke, Alan R. Friedman, Thomas Moers Mayer, Gary P. Naftalis, and Harold P. Weinberger. Mr. Berke and Mr. Naftalis were also listed in the "Top 10," with Mr. Naftalis receiving the second highest points score. Kramer Levin is the only firm with two lawyers in the Top 10.

The selection process is based on a combination of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers names only five percent of New York metro area lawyers to this honor.

The 68 Kramer Levin lawyers that received the “Super Lawyer” designation are:

Peter A. Abruzzese: Intellectual Property

Arthur H. Aufses, III: Securities Litigation

Thomas D. Balliett: Business/Corporate

Philip Bentley: Bankruptcy

Barry H. Berke: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Jeffrey L. Braun: Business Litigation

Joshua Brody: Bankruptcy

Jonathan H. Canter: Real Estate

Jonathan S. Caplan: IP Litigation

Pamela M. Capps: Tax

Amy D. Caton: Bankruptcy

Kenneth Chin: Banking

Nicholas L. Coch: IP Litigation

John P. (Sean) Coffey: Business Litigation

Michael J. Dell: Business Litigation

Abbe L. Dienstag: Securities & Corporate Finance

Matthew S. Dunn: Immigration

Kenneth H. Eckstein: Bankruptcy

Aaron M. Frankel: IP Litigation

David S. Frankel: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Alan R. Friedman: Securities Litigation

Carl Frischling: Securities & Corporate Finance

James P. Godman: Real Estate

Steven M. Goldman: Mergers & Acquisitions

Cheryl E. Hader: Estate & Probate

Barry Z. Herzog: Tax

Robert N. Holtzman: Employment & Labor

Gregory A. Horowitz: Bankruptcy

Thomas T. Janover: Bankruptcy

Maria T. Jones: Tax

Philip S. Kaufman: Business Litigation

Erica D. Klein: IP

Kenneth P. Kopelman: Corporate Governance

Michael P. Korotkin: Real Estate

Shari Kahn Krouner: Mergers & Acquisitions

Kerri Ann Law: Business Litigation

Kevin B. Leblang: Employment & Labor

Randy Lipsitz: IP Litigation

Christine Lutgens: Employee Benefits

Douglas Mannal: Bankruptcy: Business

Thomas Moers Mayer: Bankruptcy: Business

Karen L. Mintzer: Environmental

Thomas E. Molner: Mergers & Acquisitions

Gary P. Naftalis: Business Litigation

Jay A. Neveloff: Real Estate

John C. Novogrod: Estate & Probate

Michael S. Oberman: Business Litigation

Paul M. Ritter: Employment & Labor

Adam C. Rogoff: Bankruptcy: Business

Scott S. Rosenblum: Business/Corporate

Howard J. Rothman: Tax

Ted Ruthizer: Immigration: Business

Paul H. Schoeman: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Paul D. Selver: Land Use/Zoning

George M. Silfen: Securities & Corporate Finance

Michael T. Sillerman: Land Use/Zoning

Norman C. Simon: Business Litigation

Howard T. Spilko: Mergers & Acquisitions

Gary R. Tarnoff: Land Use/Zoning

Eric A. Tirschwell: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Jeffrey S. Trachtman: Bankruptcy: Business

Neil R. Tucker: Real Estate

Elise Wagner: Land Use/Zoning

Jonathan M. Wagner: IP Litigation

Charles S. Warren: Environmental

Harold P. Weinberger: IP Litigation

Robin M. Wilcox: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Anupama Yerramalli: Bankruptcy: Business

The 26 Kramer Levin lawyers that received the “Rising Star” designation are:

Katrina L. Baker: Employment & Labor

Jennifer E. Batterton: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Daniel R. Berman: Real Estate

Jade A. Burns: General Litigation

Kristen A. Coleman: General Litigation

Jennifer Diana: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Samantha Ettari: Business Litigation

Rachel Feinberg: General Litigation

Samantha M. Ford: General Litigation

Allison D. Gray: Immigration: Business

Natan M. Hamerman: Business Litigation

Theodore S. Hertzberg: Criminal Defense: White Collar

William Johnson: Immigration: Business

Eliza A Kaiser: Employment & Labor

Arielle Warshall Katz: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Jason M. Moff: General Litigation

Eileen M. Patt: Civil Litigation: Defense

Melissa J. Prober: Employee Litigation: Defense

Seth F. Schinfeld: General Litigation

Steven Segal: Business/Corporate

Jennifer Sharret: Bankruptcy: Business

Joseph A. Shifer: Bankruptcy: Business

Jeremy W. Shweder: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Lynda Tricarico: Criminal Defense: White Collar

Julia L. Wachter: Real Estate

Stephen D. Zide: Creditor Debtor Rights


Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Jennifer Manton, 212-715-7612


Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Jennifer Manton, 212-715-7612