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American Lawyer Ranks Kasowitz as One of the Top 20 Most Diverse Law Firms

The American Lawyer has ranked Kasowitz as one of the twenty most diverse law firms.

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Kasowitz Defeats Motion to Dismiss in Heiress Juliana Pfister’s Lawsuit against Trustee of Grandparents’ Estate

Representing Juliana Pfister, the sole heir of Nancy Pfister and the granddaughter of Art and Betty Pfister, who were among the founders of Aspen, Colorado and the developers of Buttermilk Ski Area and the Maroon Creek Club in Aspen, Kasowitz Benson Torres defeated motions to dismiss Juliana’s claims against, among others, the trustee of her grandparents’ estate, his son, law partner and law firm for defrauding her out of millions of dollars in cash and real estate assets in Aspen.

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Kasowitz’s Real Estate Transactions Practice Group Wins Award for Handling Top Real Estate Deals in 2018

Kasowitz Benson Torres’ real estate transactions team in Florida has won a Professional Excellence Award from the Daily Business Review in the “Real Estate Transactions” category for handling some of the most significant real estate deals closed by lawyers based in Florida in 2018.

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Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Co-Author “How to Handle Job Loss During Your Divorce”

Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock have co-authored, “How to Handle Job Loss During Your Divorce,” published in Forbes.

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Kasowitz Secures Dismissal of Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims against Ronald F. Hartenbaum, Hartenbaum Family LLC & Crossover Media

Kasowitz Benson Torres has secured the dismissal, in a ruling from the bench by Justice Barry Ostrager of the New York County Supreme Court, Commercial Division, of all claims alleged against Ronald F. Hartenbaum, Hartenbaum Family LLC and Crossover Media in an action commenced by David Landau and Flushing LLC relating to their investment in Cadence13, a leading creator of audio entertainment.

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Stephen W. Tountas Speaks at IMN Litigation Finance Conference

Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Stephen W. Tountas participated in the 2nd Annual Financing, Structuring & Investing in Litigation Finance Conference hosted by Information Management Network on June 4, 2019 in New York City.

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Kasowitz Represents JDS Development in $664 Million Loan to Build Tallest Tower in Brooklyn

Kasowitz Benson Torres represented JDS Development Group in the closing of a $664 million construction loan to build a 1,066-foot tower in downtown Brooklyn located at 9 DeKalb Avenue, Brooklyn, New York.

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Legal 500 US 2019 Recommends Kasowitz as a Leading Law Firm

The Legal 500 US has once again recommended Kasowitz Benson Torres as a leading law firm in the 2019 edition of The Legal 500 US guide; 28 of the firm's lawyers are also highlighted in the publication.