Friedman Kaplan and Firm Partners Recognized in Chambers USA 2017


Friedman Kaplan is pleased to announce that the firm's Litigation and White Collar practices, Managing Partner Eric Seiler, Litigation partner Edward Friedman, and White Collar partners Eric Corngold and Mary Mulligan have been recognized in Chambers USA 2017.

The directory recognizes Friedman Kaplan as “respected for its deep bench of experienced trial lawyers who frequently act across an impressive range of complex commercial disputes.” Clients note, “their greatest strength is their high level of brain power and straightforward approach. When they give advice, you know it is after substantial consideration.” Clients also referenced Friedman Kaplan as having "smart and tough litigators" who are "highly intelligent, very effective and know their way around the court system."

Chambers notes that sources praise Mr. Seiler as "the consummate lawyers' lawyer," noting that "he has outstanding judgment, is brilliant and communicates very effectively." Of former prosecutor Corngold, who heads Friedman Kaplan’s White Collar practice, the directory notes that he is held in high regard for the quality of his client care skills and his strategic guidance on sensitive proceedings, and praised him as one of the "wisest white-collar practitioners in New York." Chambers calls Ms. Mulligan an "excellent” litigator who wins plaudits for her "command of subject matter, terrific judgment and incredible attention to detail."  

The firm's Litigation practice has been ranked in Band 1, Highly Regarded in General Commercial Litigation, and the firm's White Collar practice has been ranked as a Recognized Practitioner.  In his seventh consecutive year being recognized by Chambers, Mr. Seiler has been ranked in Band 2 for General Commercial Litigation in New York, and Mr. Friedman has been noted as a Recognized Practitioner for the second time.  Mr. Corngold and Ms. Mulligan are ranked in Band 4 for White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations in New York. 

"We are very pleased and honored that our firm and our attorneys have been recognized alongside of New York’s largest law firms and most preeminent partners for the complex, important, and leading-edge work that we do," says Mr. Seiler.