log in
Print | Back

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP  

Legal Services | New York, USA

www.pbwt.com
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

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP's 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
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Anti-Counterfeiting
  • Antitrust
  • Appellate
  • Art and Museum Law
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Reorganization and Creditors' Rights
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Actions
  • Corporate
  • Cross-Border Transactions
  • Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
  • Employment Law
  • False Advertising
  • False Claims Act & Whistleblower Defense
  • Insurance Coverage Practice
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Transactions
  • Law Firm Defense
  • Litigation
  • Media, Entertainment and Sports
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Patent Litigation
  • Privacy and Data Security
  • Private Equity
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Securities and Derivatives Litigation
  • Structured Finance Litigation
  • Tax
  • Tax-Exempt and Copyright Litigation
  • Trusts and Estates
  • White Collar Defense and Investigations
Professionals

Partners

Associates

Sara Arrow

Sara A. ArrowAssociate

Amir Badat

Amir BadatAssociate



Jacob Chefitz

Jacob ChefitzAssociate


Jay Cho

Jay J. ChoAssociate

Gerald DeSantis

Gerald F. DeSantis, Jr.Practice Area Associate



Dana Fritz

Dana B. FritzAssociate


Devon Hercher

Devon HercherAssociate


Megha Hoon

Megha HoonAssociate


Ian Kerr

Ian C. KerrAssociate

Sichan  Kim

Sichan KimAssociate


Irene Kim

Irene J. KimAssociate

W. Scott Kim

W. Scott KimAssociate

Esther Kim

Esther KimAssociate


Jeff Kinkle

Jeff KinkleAssociate

Tara Knapp

Tara S. KnappAssociate

Lance  Kodish

Lance KodishAssociate


Ryan Kurtz

Ryan J. KurtzAssociate

Alvin Li

Alvin LiAssociate



Greg Margolis

Greg MargolisAssociate


Tanvi Mirani

Tanvi MiraniAssociate

Wolete Moko

Wolete MokoAssociate




Maggie O'Neil

Maggie O'NeilAssociate



Gautam Rao

Gautam RaoAssociate


Gizele Rubeiz

Gizele RubeizAssociate


Louis Russo

Louis RussoAssociate





Sofie Syed

Sofie G. SyedAssociate




Lisa Wang

Lisa WangAssociate





Counsel

Other

Becky Armady

Becky ArmadyStaff Attorney

Eric Barnosky

Eric BarnoskyStaff Attorney


Shaun Carr

Shaun L. CarrStaff Attorney

Maryann Clemente

Maryann ClementePractice Area Attorney


Michelle Cohen

Michelle W. CohenChief People, Diversity and Professional Development Officer

Michael Farinacci

Michael FarinacciStaff Attorney

Daniel Graf

Daniel GrafStaff Attorney


Sally  King

Sally F. KingChief Operating Officer

Justine Lozada

Justine LozadaStaff Attorney


Theresa  Wilson

Theresa WilsonChief Financial Officer

Articles

IRS Guidance: COVID-19 PPE May be Eligible to be Reimbursed from Health FSAs, HRAs, and HSAs
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, April 2021

On March 26, 2021, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) published Announcement 2021-7, which notifies taxpayers that certain amounts paid for personal protective equipment (such as masks, hand sanitizer, and sanitizing wipes) for the primary purpose of preventing the spread of COVID-19 (“COVID-19 PPE”) may be an eligible expense that can be reimbursed from certain health care account based plans. The IRS Announcement treats amounts paid for COVID-19 PPE as amounts paid for medical care under 213(d) of the Internal Revenue Code (the “Code”)...

American Rescue Plan Act: New Guidance on COBRA Premium Assistance
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, April 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act (“ARPA”) became law in March of this year. One of the many relief provisions included in ARPA is a temporary subsidy of COBRA continuation premiums for certain individuals, summarized in our prior alert, found here. On April 7, the Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (the “EBSA”) released model notices and FAQs (the “FAQs”) clarifying certain aspects of the changes ARPA made with respect to COBRA continuation. While interpretive questions remain, prompt action by employers and other providers of health plan benefits is necessary...

All articles submitted by Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Press

Lauren Schorr Potter, Former Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Joins Patterson Belknap
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, April 2021

Potter becomes sixth former federal prosecutor to join Firm’s White Collar Defense & Investigations Team Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce that Lauren Schorr Potter, a former Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, has joined the Firm as a partner in the Litigation department. Ms. Potter will focus her practice on white collar defense and investigations and complex civil litigation. Prior to joining Patterson, Ms. Potter served for more than six years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of New York, where she was most recently co-chief of the Violent and Organized Crime Unit. As co-chief, Ms...

Patterson Belknap Secures $43 Million Settlement in Fraud Suit on Behalf of Medical Device Manufacturer
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, March 2021

In February, the Firm secured a settlement for our client, a multinational biotech company, in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. The suit accused the defendant, a group of pharmacies in Alabama, Mississippi, and Arkansas, of selling consumers thousands of boxes of our client’s blood glucose test strips that were not intended for retail sale. The defendant was also accused of receiving reimbursement for the higher cost of retail strips from healthcare insurers and pharmacy benefits managers...

All press submitted by Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Blogs

Antitrust Update
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

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 Webb & Tyler LLP 

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
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

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
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

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...

Exempt Org Resource - Nonprofit Law Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

ExemptOrgResource.com is an online resource for information and insight on the unique legal issues impacting nonprofit organizations. The site is designed to keep the nonprofit, tax-exempt organization community up-to-date on legal developments, changing regulations and good practices.

Misbranded
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

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).

New York Commercial Division Decisions
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

The blog is a source for insights and developments related to practice in the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court. This blog reviews key developments in the Commercial Division, including important decisions handed down by the Commercial Division and appellate court...

NY Patent Decisions Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

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
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

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...

WSG's members are independent firms and are not affiliated in the joint practice of professional services. Each member exercises its own individual judgments on all client matters.

HOME | SITE MAP | GLANCE | PRIVACY POLICY | DISCLAIMER |  © World Services Group, 2021