Marc E. Kasowitz is the founding and managing partner at Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP in New York, New York. An experienced litigator, Mr. Kasowitz represents clients in New York and nationwide in matters involving commercial law, securities and general litigation.
Mr. Kasowitz has experience with a variety of business-related legal issues, including antitrust actions, breach of contract claims, and mass tort and product liability lawsuits. He has litigated and conducted internal investigations on behalf of boards of directors and management committees, as well as other types of clients.
Recognized for his experience and knowledge, Mr. Kasowitz has also provided testimony before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary. He has also served as a panelist at a conference on litigation and trial strategies.
Mr. Kasowitz was educated at Yale University and Cornell Law School. He has been admitted to practice in all New York state courts since 1978, and is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Eastern districts of New York, the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 7th and 10th circuits.
Media outlets such as CNBC and Bloomberg Business have recognized Mr. Kasowitz as one of the nation's most distinguished trial attorneys. He has been featured in publications such as The American Lawyer and Chambers USA. Legal news service Law360 labeled him a "securities MVP" and called him one of the nation's "most innovative managing partners."
An active participant in professional organizations, Mr. Kasowitz is a member of the advisory committee of the New York Supreme Court's Commercial Division and serves on the board of directors for New York's Legal Aid Society.
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Last Updated: 7/12/2016