Expert Guides Names Six Kasowitz Attorneys as Rising Stars

Expert Guides Names Six Kasowitz Attorneys as Rising Stars

Expert Guides has named Kasowitz Benson Torres partners Thomas J. Amburgy, Uri A. Itkin and Ryan P. Montefusco as Litigation Rising Stars, Nefertiti J. Alexander as a Litigation and White-Collar Rising Star, and Jennifer McDougall and Darwin Huang as Real Estate Rising Stars.

Expert Guides, published by Legal Media Group, is a leading guide to the world’s top legal practitioners. Its annual Rising Stars guide spotlights the world’s brightest and most talented upcoming lawyers.

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Nefertiti J. Alexander, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents plaintiffs and defendants in high-stakes disputes involving business tort, breach of contract, antitrust, securities fraud, and other matters. 

Thomas J. Amburgy, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents public and private companies in litigation and disputes in complex commercial, securities, and antitrust matters.

Darwin Huang, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents developers, investors, owners, and lenders in transactional real estate matters, including acquisitions/dispositions and financings of commercial, condominium, hotel and mixed-use properties.  He also represents landlords and tenants in leasing office and retail space.

Uri A. Itkin, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents hedge funds and private equity firms in litigation and disputes relating to their investments, including in asset-backed securities, structured products, and real estate. 

Jennifer McDougall, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents major hotel owners and developers, real estate developers, and high-net-worth individuals in high-stakes, complex disputes related to commercial and hotel properties around the country. 

Ryan P. Montefusco, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents public and private companies, private equity and other investment firms, partnerships and individuals in complex commercial litigation and white collar defense matters.