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Proskauer’s Litigation Department comprises more than 200 lawyers who work across the firm’s 13 offices. We represent defendants and plaintiffs, multinationals, middle-market and small-cap businesses, financial institutions, partnerships and individuals.

Clients turn to us for our formidable experience across a broad range of commercial litigation areas, including:

  • Antitrust and trade regulation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Corporate investigations
  • Criminal and regulatory defense
  • Entertainment
  • False advertising and trademark
  • Fiduciary issues
  • Insurance coverage
  • Intellectual property, including copyright and patents
  • Labor and employment
  • Life sciences
  • Privacy and cybersecurity
  • Professional liability and malpractice
  • Real estate
  • Securities
  • Sports
  • Technology, media and telecommunications

We also maintain an active appellate practice that handles appeals and advises on trial issues.

Department lawyers have held positions as:

  • U.S. Attorney for New Jersey
  • Chiefs and Deputy Chiefs of divisions of the U.S. Attorney’s offices in New York and the District of Columbia
  • General Counsel of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
  • Corporation Counsel of the City of New York
  • Supervisors in the SEC and the New York Attorney General’s Office

Our litigators are recognized for innovation and excellence. Crain’s New York Business, for example, has described us as a “litigation powerhouse,” and Chambers USA has cited us as a “premier litigation group populated by fantastic trial attorneys.”