Robin Rathmell and Jason Short Named to Law.com’s 2024 Private Client Global Elite Directory
Kasowitz Benson Torres partners Robin Rathmell and Jason Short have been listed in Law.com’s 2024 Private Client Global Elite Directory. Mr. Rathmell is ranked as Tier 1 - Private Client Global Elite and Mr. Short is ranked as Tier 2 - Private Client Global Excellence. The directory lists the world’s top private client and trust and estates litigators who have been recommended by their peers in the private wealth industry.
Robin Rathmell, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, is an international litigator representing high net worth individuals and institutions in litigation involving allegations of fraud, money laundering and other forms of misconduct. His engagements span multiple jurisdictions, legal systems and asset-holding structures. Dual-qualified as an English barrister and U.S. lawyer, Mr. Rathmell formulates offensive and defensive global litigation strategies for international clients, including in relation to civil and criminal asset forfeiture, trusts, commercial and insolvency litigation, INTERPOL, and international sanctions regimes. He is ranked Band 1 for Financial Crime: High Net Worth Individuals in Chambers’ High Net Worth Guide, and as a leading lawyer in The Legal 500, Law.com’s Private Client Global Elite, Citywealth and Spear’s 500.
Jason Short, partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres, represents high net worth individuals with global business interests in matters related to cross-border government investigations, sanctions designations, regulatory enforcement actions and related civil litigation spanning the Americas, Asia, Europe and major offshore financial centers. He focuses on matters involving asset forfeiture and confiscation proceedings, where he regularly performs asset tracing and recovery initiatives, often with hundreds of millions of U.S. dollars at stake. Mr. Short is recognized in The Legal 500, Benchmark Litigation and Law.com’s Private Client Global Elite.