NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Constantine Cannon LLP is pleased to announce that 16 of its attorneys have been recognized and named to 2015's Super Lawyers Magazine on its "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" lists.
The Super Lawyers rating service distinguishes lawyers at the top 5 percent (top 2.5 percent for Rising Stars) of their location, considering both professional achievement and peer recognition by practice area.
"We are extremely proud that our attorneys have been recognized for their work," said Constantine Cannon Managing Partner Richard Aborn. "We look forward to adding to this impressive list in years to come."
Following are the 16 Constantine Cannon attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers:
Robert L. Begleiter, a founding partner of the firm and former Chief of the Civil Division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York, focuses his practice on business litigation and arbitration. Begleiter was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list.
W. Stephen Cannon, Chairman of Constantine Cannon and the Managing Partner of its Washington, D.C., office, focuses his antitrust practice in government relations, data security, electronic payments, issues facing retailers, mergers & acquisitions, and telecommunications. Cannon was named to the Washington, D.C., Super Lawyers list.
Matthew L. Cantor, a partner, focuses his antitrust practice in health services, financial services, the media, mergers & acquisitions, and telecommunications. Cantor was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list.
Eric R. Havian, a partner and co-founder of Constantine Cannon's San Francisco office, represents whistleblowers under qui tam law and the False Claims Act. Havian was named to the Northern California Super Lawyers list.
Ankur Kapoor, a partner, focuses on antitrust litigation and counseling across multiple industries, including air transportation, electronic payments, pharmaceuticals, and telecommunications. Kapoor was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list.
Wayne Lamprey, a partner and co-founder of the firm's San Francisco office, represents whistleblowers and institutional victims of fraud and abuse. Lamprey was named to the Northern California Super Lawyers list.
Gary J. Malone, a partner, focuses his practice in antitrust litigation and counseling, securities law, general commercial litigation, and appeals. Malone was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list.
Rosa M. Morales, an associate, focuses her practice in antitrust law and commercial litigation. Morales was named to the Rising Stars lists for both the New York Metro and to the 2015 New York Women's Edition.
Douglas E. Rosenthal, a partner, focuses his practice on international and domestic competition litigation and counseling across multiple industries. Rosenthal was named to the Washington, D.C., Super Lawyers list.
Taline Sahakian, an associate, focuses on antitrust, commercial litigation, and arbitration. Sahakian was named to the 2015 New York Women's Edition Rising Stars list.
Gordon Schnell, a partner, focuses his practice in antitrust law and whistleblower law and founded the firm's whistleblower group. Schnell was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list.
Allison F. Sheedy, an associate, focuses her antitrust practice on emerging technologies and two-sided markets. Sheedy was named to the Washington, D.C., Rising Stars list.
Jeffrey I. Shinder, Managing Partner of the New York office, focuses his antitrust practice in electronic payments, banking, high technology, energy, airlines, and telecommunications. Shinder was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list.
Alysia A. Solow, a partner, heads the firm's e-discovery practice group and has broad experience in antitrust and commercial litigation across numerous industries. Solow was named to the Super Lawyers lists for both New York Metro and to the 2015 New York Women's Edition.
Pierre F. Valentin, a partner, heads the firm's art and cultural property group, advising clients on regulatory issues with an international scope. Valentin was named to the London Super Lawyers list.
Daniel J. Vitelli, an associate, focuses his practice on antitrust law, whistleblower law, and commercial litigation. Vitelli was named to the New York Metro Rising Stars list.
ABOUT CONSTANTINE CANNON LLP
Constantine Cannon, with offices in New York, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, and London, has deep expertise in practice areas that include antitrust and complex commercial litigation, whistleblower representation, government relations, securities, and e-discovery. The firm's antitrust practice is among the largest and most well recognized in the nation. Constantine Cannon's experience spans multiple industries including healthcare, banking, electronic payments, insurance, high tech, telecommunications, the Internet, and government contracting.
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