Valentino Secures Dismissal of all Charges in Criminal Assault Case

Clayman Rosenberg Kirshner & Linder LLP partner James Valentino recently secured a dismissal for a client charged with Assault in the Third Degree and other criminal offenses stemming from a domestic incident.  Valentino convinced the prosecution to dismiss the case without any probationary period or a final order of protection, which are typical conditions of a […]

Court Rules Employee’s Non-Compete is Unenforceable

CRKL attorneys James Valentino and Thomas Dollar recently concluded their representation of an individual who had been sued by his former employer in Federal Court for allegedly violating the non-competition provision in his employment agreement and other employment related claims.  Valentino and Dollar convinced the Court to dismiss most of the claims against their client including […]

Tom Rotko Secures Favorable Agreement for Noted Sommelier

CRKL partner Thomas C. Rotko recently secured a very favorable outcome in a high-profile case involving a renowned sommelier. Caleb Ganzer, named a Food & Wine sommelier of the year in 2017, was arrested in July 2021 and charged with multiple felonies including third-degree arson, third-degree criminal mischief, and second-degree reckless endangerment for allegedly setting […]

Clayman Rosenberg Kirshner & Linder Represents Chris Cuomo in Suit Against CNN

Clayman Rosenberg Kirshner & Linder, together with Freedman + Taitelman, are representing Chris Cuomo in an arbitration against his former employer, CNN America, Inc. and Turner Services, Inc. The demand for arbitration, filed with JAMS, alleges that Cuomo’s former employer wrongfully terminated him and further violated his employment agreement by allowing its employees to disparage […]

Partner Wayne Gosnell’s Work Profiled in New York Law Journal

Is a New York criminal defense lawyer required to inform a client that he has been suspended from practicing law by another jurisdiction and faces inevitable reciprocal discipline in New York? A team of lawyers at CRKL recently argued in briefs to the New York Court of Appeals that such a disclosure is indeed required […]

Eleven Clayman Rosenberg Kirshner & Linder LLP Attorneys Selected as 2021 “Super Lawyers”

Clayman Rosenberg Kirshner & Linder LLP is proud to announce that eleven of its attorneys have been named as 2021 New York Metro Super Lawyers or Rising Stars, highlighting the firm’s extensive experience and skill in the areas of Criminal Defense, Civil Disputes & Litigation, Employment Disputes, Advisory Services, and Regulatory Actions. The following members […]

Isabelle A. Kirshner and Brian D. Linder Added As Name Partners

Clayman & Rosenberg LLP, one of New York’s oldest and most admired white collar litigation law firms, will add two prominent names to the firm’s title, recognizing the decades-long contributions of partners Isabelle A. Kirshner and Brian D. Linder. Beginning October 1, 2021, the firm will be known as Clayman Rosenberg Kirshner & Linder. Established […]