Uri A. Itkin

Uri A. Itkin is a complex commercial litigator and trial lawyer with extensive experience with matters involving structured finance, complex financial products, and real estate transactions.    

Uri has represented plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts, arbitrations, bankruptcies, and trust instruction proceedings across the country.  His clients include leading hedge funds, private equity firms, real estate developers and investors, corporations, and family offices.

Uri is recognized in Chambers USA, where clients describe him as "a very clever, analytical lawyer with a broad range of financial and commercial knowledge," and "really great at getting things done."  He is also recognized by The Legal 500 in the Plaintiff Securities Litigation and General Commercial Disputes categories and was named as one of Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers in America 2020.  Uri has also been recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers and Legal Media Group Expert Guides, and included on Benchmark Litigation’s 40 and Under Hot List.  Law360 named Uri a 2018 Rising Star in Asset Management, the only litigator recognized nationwide. Law360 also recognized Uri's group at Kasowitz as the Structured Finance Group of the Year in 2020.  

Uri has an active pro bono practice and is fluent in Russian.