June 8, 2012
Loeb & Loeb LLP and its attorneys once again received top marks from Chambers & Partners in the just released 2012 USA Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers. The firm received high rankings in eight practice categories and 31 Loeb & Loeb attorneys were individually recognized in the guide as leaders in their fields.
For the fifth consecutive year, Loeb & Loeb was one of six finalists for the prestigious 2012 Chambers Award for Excellence in Media, and for the second year running, the firm was shortlisted for the 2012 Chambers Award for Excellence in Advertising.
Each year, Chambers and Partners conducts thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide to determine which firms and individual lawyers are the best in the legal industry based upon their practice strengths and reputations within the market.
Highlights from Loeb & Loeb’s 2012 Chambers USA rankings and editorial review include:
Nationally Ranked Practices
Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory
“Market sources praise this advertising team for its excellent work at the intersection of advertising and entertainment law.”
“Market commentators note the strength of the practice and the high quality of the team. The New York-based group wins praise for its deep knowledge, and the efforts the lawyers make to foster lasting client relationships.”
“Loeb & Loeb has an especially well-recognized team based on the West Coast, supported by a team based in New York. In addition to specializing in gift and estate planning, charities and foundations, the team has expanded its offering, particularly on the international front.”
State Ranked Practices
Media & Entertainment: Entertainment Litigation (New York)
“They have tremendous depth in day-to-day entertainment, especially copyright and contract disputes."
Media & Entertainment: Film, Music, Television & Theater (New York)
"This nationally established media and entertainment powerhouse receives consistent praise … Excellent in every way: they are honest, discreet, thorough, broad-ranging, reasonable and balanced."
Media & Entertainment: Transactional (California)
“This highly established media and entertainment group remains at the forefront of this field with its ability to adapt to new technology … Loeb & Loeb has a very diversified practice with exceptional resources."
“This team offers expertise in a wide range of tax matters, including transactional and partnership, but it is its estates and trusts-related work that is particularly well known throughout the state.”
Technology & Outsourcing (New York)
“The practice is recognized for its attentiveness to clients' business needs and singled out for its awareness of market developments.”
Attorneys Recognized as Leaders in their Field
Kenneth A. Adler (Outsourcing/Technology & Outsourcing)
Roger M. Arar (Media & Entertainment: Film & Television)
Ivy Kagan Bierman (Labor & Employment)
Leah M. Bishop (Tax: Estate Planning/Wealth Management)
Marc Chamlin (Media & Entertainment: Film & Television)
Terence Cuff (Tax)
Scott Edel (Media & Entertainment: Transactional)
Craig A. Emanuel (Media & Entertainment: Transactional: Mainly Talent)
Kenneth R. Florin (Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory)
John T. Frankenheimer (Media & Entertainment: Transactional)
Paul N. Frimmer (Tax: Estate Planning/ Wealth Management)
Seth D. Gelblum (Media & Entertainment: Theatre)
David W. Grace (Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets)
Michael W. Jahnke (Antitrust)
Ieuan Jolly (Privacy & Data Security)
Michael Mallow (Litigation: General Commercial)
Jeremy Margolis (Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations)
Mickey A. Mayerson (Media & Entertainment: Transactional)
Mitchell S. Nussbaum (Corporate/M&A)
Ronald C. Pearson (Tax: Estate Planning)
Alyse N. Pelavin (Tax: Estate Planning)
Paul Rohrer (Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use)
Stephen L. Saltzman (Media & Entertainment: Transactional)
Raymond A. Sanseverino (Real Estate)
Barry I. Slotnick (Media & Entertainment: Copyright & Contract Disputes)
Kenneth W. Sold (Real Estate)
Akiba Stern (Outsourcing/Technology & Outsourcing)
Adam F. Streisand (Tax: Estate Planning)
James D. Taylor (Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory)
Stuart P. Tobisman (Tax: Estate Planning/Wealth Management)
Jonathan Zavin (Media & Entertainment: Copyright & Contract Disputes)
Chambers and Partners has publishes leading guides to the legal profession and has built a reputation for in-depth, objective research. Recognized for the quality of its team of 100 experienced researchers who conduct exhaustive interviews and survey with law firms, lawyers and their clients, Chambers is dedicated to identifying and ranking the world’s best lawyers. For more information about Chambers and to review the full rankings and editorial review, click here.