Jenner & Block

 

Representative matters include:

  • Serving as the Monitor of a tier-one global financial institution;
  • A class action seeking safe shelter during the course of the pandemic for a class of single adult New Yorkers who are experiencing homelessness;
  • A financial institution in the preparation of an incident response plan in the event of a cyberattack;
  • Barclays Capital in its defense against a $13 billion claim by the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy estate and creditors committee;
  • Investors in two of the largest “feeder funds” that financed Bernard Madoff’s massive Ponzi scheme;
  • Maurice R. “Hank” Greenberg and the CV Starr Companies in connection with various regulatory and civil litigations, including claims brought by American International Group seeking control of Starr’s board of directors and billions of dollars of Starr’s assets;
  • The largest entertainment company in Latin America in a tortious interference lawsuit against a United States Spanish-language television company;
  • A major Mexican beverage distributor in an action alleging violation of its minority shareholder rights;
  • Representation of plaintiffs in a national class action against agencies that colluded to pay low wages to au pairs; and
  • A petitioner for clemency as part of President Obama’s clemency initiative.