Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Legal Services | New York, USA
tel: 212 336 2000 | fax: 212 336 2222
1133 Avenue of the Americas | New York | New York | 10036-6710 | USA

Offices

New York, New York

Overview

Founded in 1919, Patterson Belknap is a law firm of over 200 lawyers committed to providing high quality legal advice and service to clients and to maintaining a congenial and diverse workplace. We make our clients' business issues our own. At the same time, we care about our attorneys, our staff and the community we are privileged to serve. As a result of our performance and our values, the firm was included on The American Lawyer's 2015 "A-List" of 20 leading law firms in the United States.

Patterson Belknap delivers a full range of services across more than 20 practice groups in both litigation and commercial law. Our practice groups and attorneys are regularly ranked among the leaders in New York and nationally by the most respected industry guides, based on client and peer reviews. Clients include a diverse group of institutions and individuals: from pharmaceutical and medical device companies to major media and publishing empires; from consumer products companies to financial institutions; from fine art museums to famous entertainers; from foreign companies seeking to transact business on U.S. stock exchanges to U.S. companies doing business abroad.

Year this Office was Established: 1919
Lawyers Worldwide: 217

Notable

Areas of Practice

Professionals

Partners

Christopher C. Angell

Christopher C. Angell

Retired Partner
Aron  Fischer

Aron Fischer

Partner
Philip R. Forlenza

Philip R. Forlenza

Retired Partner
Antonia M. Grumbach

Antonia M. Grumbach

Retired Partner
Dana W. Hiscock

Dana W. Hiscock

Retired Partner
Rochelle  Korman

Rochelle Korman

Retired Partner
Robin  Krause

Robin Krause

Partner
Ellen M. Martin

Ellen M. Martin

Retired Partner
Jane  Metcalf

Jane Metcalf

Partner
Robert M. Pennoyer

Robert M. Pennoyer

Retired Partner
John  Sare

John Sare

Partner
John P. Schmitt

John P. Schmitt

Retired Partner
Karl E. Seib

Karl E. Seib

Retired Partner
Richard R. Upton

Richard R. Upton

Retired Partner

Associates

Charlotte   Allyn

Charlotte Allyn

Associate
Sara A. Arrow

Sara A. Arrow

Associate
Kimberly  Black

Kimberly Black

Associate
Rhick   Bose

Rhick Bose

Associate
Gargi  Chaudhuri

Gargi Chaudhuri

Associate
Jacob  Chefitz

Jacob Chefitz

Associate
Jay J. Cho

Jay J. Cho

Associate
Edward  Delman

Edward Delman

Associate
David  Erroll

David Erroll

Practice Area Associate
Amanda S. First

Amanda S. First

Associate
Michael  Fisher

Michael Fisher

Associate
Dana B. Fritz

Dana B. Fritz

Associate
Kathleen  Gardner

Kathleen Gardner

Associate General Counsel
Daniel  Graf

Daniel Graf

Associate
Sarah  Hardtke

Sarah Hardtke

Associate
Rhoda  Hassan

Rhoda Hassan

Associate
Devon  Hercher

Devon Hercher

Associate
Megha  Hoon

Megha Hoon

Associate
Ian C. Kerr

Ian C. Kerr

Associate
Irene J. Kim

Irene J. Kim

Associate
W. Scott  Kim

W. Scott Kim

Associate
Tara S. Knapp

Tara S. Knapp

Associate
Ryan J. Kurtz

Ryan J. Kurtz

Associate
Meghan  Larywon

Meghan Larywon

Associate
Janice  Lee

Janice Lee

Associate
Alvin  Li

Alvin Li

Associate
Zhiqiang  Liu

Zhiqiang Liu

Associate
Greg  Margolis

Greg Margolis

Associate
Hilarie  Meyers

Hilarie Meyers

Associate
Tara J. Norris

Tara J. Norris

Associate
Colleen  O'Leary

Colleen O'Leary

Associate
James R. Parks

James R. Parks

Associate
A. Robert   Quirk

A. Robert Quirk

Associate
Gautam  Rao

Gautam Rao

Associate
Gizele  Rubeiz

Gizele Rubeiz

Associate
Ryan J. Sheehan

Ryan J. Sheehan

Associate
Jenna  Smith

Jenna Smith

Associate
Jannon  Stein

Jannon Stein

Associate
Elana M.  Stern

Elana M. Stern

Associate
Tiffany N. Tam

Tiffany N. Tam

Associate
Peter   Vogel

Peter Vogel

Associate
Jonah  Wacholder

Jonah Wacholder

Associate
Henry   Wainhouse

Henry Wainhouse

Associate

Other

Ari K. Bental

Ari K. Bental

Law Clerk
Morgan B. Berenbaum

Morgan B. Berenbaum

Practice Area Law Clerk
Erika K. Birk

Erika K. Birk

Law Clerk
Andrew K. Bloomfield

Andrew K. Bloomfield

Litigation Staff Attorney
Shaun L. Carr

Shaun L. Carr

Staff Attorney
Warren  Chu

Warren Chu

Law Clerk
Maryann  Clemente

Maryann Clemente

Practice Area Attorney
Michelle W. Cohen

Michelle W. Cohen

Chief Talent Officer
Jenni  Dickson

Jenni Dickson

Chief Client Service Officer
Michael  Farinacci

Michael Farinacci

Staff Attorney
Sheetal   Gupta

Sheetal Gupta

Chief Information Officer
Kabir  Hashmi

Kabir Hashmi

Law Clerk
Kito K. Huggins

Kito K. Huggins

Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer
Sally  F. King

Sally F. King

Chief Operating Officer
Sean  Lau

Sean Lau

Law Clerk
David  Moosmann

David Moosmann

Law Clerk
Bharath  Palle

Bharath Palle

Law Clerk
Kaiying  Wang

Kaiying Wang

Law Clerk
Andrew  Wells

Andrew Wells

Law Clerk
Theresa   Wilson

Theresa Wilson

Chief Financial Officer

Articles

New York Lifts Most Statewide COVID-19 Restrictions

New York State Lifts Restrictions. On June 7, 2021, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared that the State would lift most remaining COVID-19 restrictions when 70% of adult New Yorkers had received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. On June 15, 2021, Governor Cuomo held a press conference to announce that New York had reached the 70% first-dose threshold...

New Federal and State Guidance Regarding Vaccinated Employees

OSHA Adopts CDC Vaccine Guidance. On May 17, 2021, the federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration (“OSHA”) updated its online COVID-19 portal to announce that OSHA is revising its employer materials to reflect recent interim guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”). In the meantime, OSHA recommends that employers “refer to the CDC guidance for information on measures appropriate to protect fully vaccinated workers...

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Press

Patterson Belknap Launches Securities Litigation Insider Blog

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP today announced the launch of Securities Litigation Insider, a blog covering a wide range of topics relevant to securities litigation, including notable developments such as U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforcement, SEC rulemaking, securities class actions, and developments in blockchain and crypto-asset regulation, among other areas. Initial blog posts include analyses of the SEC Enforcement Division’s priorities for 2022, the SEC’s current approach to penalties, potential regulation of family offices, and recent developments in cybersecurity enforcement...

Patterson Belknap Announces Three New Partners and Three Counsel

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce that, effective January 1, 2022, Douglas L. Tang, Amy N. Vegari, and Timothy A. Waters will become partners of the Firm, and Susan M. Vignola, Lisa Wang, and Justin Zaremby will become counsel. Douglas L. Tang practices in the Firm’s Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation practice group, where he advises clients on a wide variety of employee benefits, employment, and executive compensation matters, both in the course of clients’ day-to-day business dealings and in connection with corporate transactions...

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Blogs

Antitrust Update

Antitrust Update Blog is a source of insights, information and analysis on criminal and civil antitrust and competition-related issues. Patterson Belknap’s antitrust lawyers represent clients in antitrust litigation and counseling matters, including those related to pricing, marketing,...

Bankruptcy Update Blog

Patterson Belknap is pleased to announce the launch of Bankruptcy Update Blog, a source of current news and analysis of key bankruptcy cases and developments in U.S. and international matters. ? Daniel A. Lowenthal, Chair of the Firm?s Business Reorganization and Creditors? Rights Practice, leads...

Biologics Blog

Biologics Blog is a source of insights, information and analysis related to biologics, including the legal developments, trends and changing regulation that impact the biotechnology industry. Patterson Belknap represents biotechnology, pharmaceutical and healthcare companies in a broad range of...

Data Security Law Blog

DataSecurityLaw.com is the firm’s resource for the latest news, analysis, and thought leadership in the critical area of privacy and cybersecurity law. Patterson Belknap’s Privacy and Data Security practice provides public and private enterprises, their leadership teams and boards with...

Misbranded

Misbranded is Patterson Belknap’s blog covering false advertising litigation—both consumer class actions and competitor suits—with a particular focus on FDA-regulated products (foods/beverages, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and dietary supplements).

NY Patent Decisions Blog

NYPatentDecisionsBlog.com is a source for the latest patent decisions from the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. The blog is authored by Patterson Belknap’s Patent Litigation practice group, whose members are highly experienced trial attorneys with extensive...

Second Circuit Criminal Law Blog

The Second Circuit Criminal Law Blog is your place to follow the criminal law decisions rendered by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. With a rich 225-year history of legendary judges like Learned Hand and Henry Friendly, the Second Circuit has long been known for writing important...

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