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Wallace L. Schwartz Recognized as a 2018 Distinguished Leader by the New York Law Journal

Kasowitz partner Wallace L. Schwartz has been named a 2018 “Distinguished Leader” by the New York Law Journal in recognition of his leadership of Kasowitz’s highly successful real estate transactions group.

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Marc Kasowitz Profiled by Chambers Associate in “The Big Interview”

Marc Kasowitz has been profiled by Chambers Associate in its “The Big Interview” section, where renowned legal powerhouses offer insight on their career paths and successes.

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Kirsten C. Jackson Named a “Top 40 Under 40” Lawyer by the National Bar Association

The National Bar Association's "Top 40 Under 40" list highlights the nation’s top lawyers under 40 who exemplify a broad range of high achievement, including in innovation, vision, leadership, and legal and community involvement.

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Cindy Caranella Kelly and Sarah Gibbs Leivick Co-Author “Safeguarding Your Company: Obtaining Recovery for Antitrust Violations” in Corporate Counsel

Kasowitz partners Cindy Caranella Kelly and Sarah Gibbs Leivick have co-authored “Safeguarding Your Company: Obtaining Recovery for Antitrust Violations,” published in Corporate Counsel.  In this article, the authors discuss how to effectively recover damages sustained as a result of antitrust violations.

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Jennifer S. Recine Recognized as 2018 Leading Lady by Real Estate Weekly

Kasowitz partner Jennifer S. Recine has been recognized as a 2018 “Leading Lady” by Real Estate Weekly.

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Kasowitz Ranked a Top 40 Diverse Law Firm on The American Lawyer’s Diversity Scorecard

The American Lawyer has ranked Kasowitz as a top 40 diverse law firm in its annual Diversity Scorecard listing.  This year, Kasowitz climbed 21 spots to #36 on the list, positioning the firm in the top 16% of the most diverse law firms in the United States.  Kasowitz also tied for third place on the publication’s list of firms with the highest percentage of African-American lawyers.

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California Supreme Court’s Dynamex Decision Sets High Bar to Classification of Workers as Independent Contractors

California companies engaging “independent contractors” need to reevaluate the classification of their workers, especially where such workers perform work within the company’s usual course of business.

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Kasowitz Wins Accolades for New Website

Two organizations have presented awards to Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP for its new website, which launched in December, 2017, praising the website’s design with highest accolades:  the Hermes Creative Awards, an international awards competition for creative professionals involved in the development of traditional and emerging media, and the Communicator Awards, the largest and most competitive awards program honoring creative excellence.