Expert Guides Names Uri A. Itkin, Jennifer McDougall and Ryan P. Montefusco as Litigation Rising Stars
Expert Guides has named Kasowitz Benson Torres partners Uri A. Itkin, Jennifer McDougall and Ryan P. Montefusco as Rising Stars in the area of Litigation.
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.
Uri A. Itkin, a partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents hedge funds and private equity firms in litigation and potential disputes relating to their investments, including in asset-backed securities, structured products, and real estate. He has been recognized by Law360 as a Rising Star in the Asset Management category and by Legal 500 as a Next Generation Lawyer in securities.
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 in federal and state courts.
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 in federal and state courts.