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Firm Overview

Instead of trying to be everything to everybody, we’ve made a name for ourselves by delivering what our clients need most: in-depth, hands-on legal counsel throughout the financial services sector — and beyond.

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There’s a lot going on at Schulte — we’re wrapping up high-profile matters, welcoming talented new lawyers, speaking on issues that affect our clients, and more.

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Pro Bono

Throughout our history, Schulte has provided comprehensive pro bono services to local and national nonprofit organizations. Today, we serve more than 50 nonprofits and work to advance a variety of social justice causes.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Inside the firm, we work hard to attract diverse, talented lawyers and encourage their career growth and advancement. And outside the office, we’re active in volunteer drives and local initiatives that support underrepresented groups.

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Firm connections that last a lifetime. The Schulte Alumni Network is a lifelong community spanning roles, practices, and offices.

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Social Responsibility

We take doing “good work” seriously — whether we’re talking about our high ethical standards or the way in which we foster a positive and inclusive culture for our personnel and support local communities.

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  • New York

    • 919 Third Avenue
    • New York, NY 10022
    • United States of America
      • +1 212.756.2000 Phone
      • +1 212.593.5955 Fax
  • Washington, DC

    • 555 13th Street, NW, Suite 6W
    • Washington, DC 20004
    • United States of America
      • +1 202.729.7470 Phone
      • +1 202.730.4520 Fax
  • London

    • One Eagle Place
    • London SW1Y 6AF
    • United Kingdom
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8000 Phone
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8010 Fax
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Chambers USA recognizes Schulte Roth & Zabel as a leading law firm, with strong positioning and expanded presence across practices and individuals in 2023 rankings.

Marking a year of significant growth, SRZ received its first ranking in the Litigation: General Commercial: Highly Regarded category. In addition, the firm advanced a tier in Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation.

A complete list of the firm’s ranked lawyers and practice areas, include:

  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring: The Elite (New York and Nationwide)
  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring
    • Adam C Harris (New York and Nationwide)
    • Douglas S Mintz (District of Columbia)
  • Capital Markets: Securitization: ABS (Nationwide)
    • Boris Ziser
  • Capital Markets: Securitization: CLOs (Nationwide)
    • Phillip J Azzollini
    • Craig Stein
  • Capital Markets: Securitization: Tax (Nationwide)
    • Andrea Mandell
  • Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (New York)
  • Corporate/M&A: Shareholder Activism (New York)
    • Brandon Gold
    • Eleazer Klein
    • Marc Weingarten
  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (New York)
    • David M Cohen
    • Ian Levin
    • Ronald Richman
  • Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance & Enforcement) (Nationwide)
  • Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance) (Nationwide)
    • Julian Rainero
  • Hedge Funds (Nationwide)
    • Stephanie R Breslow
    • Jennifer Dunn
    • David J Efron
    • Peter Greene
    • Daniel Hunter
    • Jason Kaplan
    • Benjamin Kozinn
    • David Nissenbaum
    • Eileen Overbaugh
    • Paul N Roth
  • Intellectual Property: Patent (New York)
    • Timothy Gilman
  • Investment Funds: Regulatory & Compliance (Nationwide)
    • Marc E. Elovitz
  • Litigation: General Commercial: Highly Regarded (New York)
  • Litigation: General Commercial (New York)
    • Gayle R Klein
  • Litigation: Securities (New York)
    • Michael Swartz
  • Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (District of Columbia)
    • Peter H White
  • Private Equity: Fund Formation (Nationwide)
    • Stephanie R Breslow
    • Phyllis Schwartz
    • Joseph A Smith
  • Real Estate: Finance (New York)
    • Julian M Wise
  • Real Estate: Mainly Corporate & Finance (New York)
  • Tax (New York)
    • Philippe Benedict
    • Shlomo C Twerski
    • Alan S Waldenberg

Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business is an annual publication that highlights market-leading law firms and lawyers based on extensive research and in-depth interviews with clients and peers. 

View the rankings here.