Forty Lowenstein Sandler Attorneys Named To 2009 New Jersey Super Lawyers

Monday, May 4, 2009 - 01:00

Forty Lowenstein Sandler attorneys have been named to New Jersey Super Lawyers, a listing of the state's top five percent of leading lawyers in more than 70 practice areas.

The firm's 2009 honorees and the areas in which they practice are: John L. Berger - Tax; Steven E. Brawer - Construction/Surety; Bruce D. Buechler - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights; Robert D. Chesler - Insurance Coverage; Michael Dore - Class Action/Mass Torts; Douglas S. Eakeley - Business Litigation; Peter H. Ehrenberg - Mergers & Acquisitions; Michael S. Etkin - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights; David W. Field - Class Action/Mass Torts; Michael N. Gooen - Tax; Andrew E. Graw - Employee Benefits/ERISA; David L. Harris - Business Litigation; Michael B. Himmel - Criminal Defense: White Collar; Robert J. Kipnees - Criminal Defense: White Collar; Paul Kizel - Bankruptcy & Creditor/ Debtor Rights; Sharon L. Levine - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights; Allen B. Levithan - Securities & Corporate Finance; Robert G. Minion - Securities & Corporate Finance; Christopher S. Porrino - Criminal Defense: White Collar; Jeffrey D. Prol - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights; Gregory B. Reilly - General Litigation; Richard F. Ricci - Environmental; Michael Rodburg - Environmental; Lawrence M. Rolnick - Securities Litigation; Gavin J. Rooney - Class Action/Mass Torts; Maureen A. Ruane - Criminal Defense: White Collar; John K. Sherwood - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights; Peter L. Skolnik - First Amendment/Media/Advertising; Kenneth J. Slutsky - Tax; Norman W. Spindel - Environmental; Joseph LeVow Steinberg - Land Use/Zoning; Ashley Steinhart - Trust & Estate Litigation; James Stewart - Environmental; Raymond P. Thek - Business/Corporate; R. Scott Thompson - Criminal Defense: White Collar; Robert D. Towey - Business Litigation; Jeffrey J. Wild - Business Litigation; Richard D. Wilkinson - Business Litigation; Alan Wovsaniker - Securities & Corporate Finance; Edward M. Zimmerman - Mergers & Acquisitions.

Fifteen Lowenstein Sandler attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2009 edition of New Jersey Rising Stars, an annual list that recognizes the state's top up-and-coming lawyers.

The firm's 2009 Rising Star honorees are: Nicole Bearce Albano, Member of the Firm; Michael J. Hahn, Counsel; Jason Halper, Counsel; Eric H. Horn, Associate; Vanessa A. Ignacio, Senior Counsel; David E. Leit, Member of the Firm; Matthew M. Oliver, Member of the Firm; Anthony O. Pergola, Member of the Firm; Nicholas San Filippo, IV, Member of the Firm; Gina M. Sarracino, Counsel; Khizar A. Sheikh, Associate; John S. Stolz, Member of the Firm; S. Jason Teele, Counsel; Katherine Varker, Associate; Michael P. Vito, Member of the Firm.