Best Lawyers®, the only purely peer review™ guide to the legal profession, has selected a total of 51 Lowenstein Sandler lawyers for inclusion in its 28th edition of and its second edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

Thirty-seven Lowenstein lawyers were named to the Best Lawyers in America publication as recognized by their peers in the legal industry for professional excellence in their respective practice areas; numerous lawyers were named in multiple practice areas (*). They include (in alphabetical order):

  • Lynda A. Bennett
  • John L. Berger*
  • Jeffrey Blumenfeld
  • Edmund S. Cohen*
  • Douglas S. Eakeley*
  • Peter H. Ehrenberg*
  • Michael S. Etkin*
  • David W. Field*
  • Michael N. Gooen*
  • Andrew E. Graw
  • Mary J. Hildebrand*
  • Michael B. Himmel*
  • John D. Hogoboom*
  • Jonathan Lewis
  • Jennifer Kimble
  • Robert G. Minion*
  • Anthony O. Pergola*
  • Jeffrey D. Prol
  • Warren K. Racusin
  • Andrew Reidy
  • Richard F. Ricci*
  • Gavin J. Rooney
  • Kenneth A. Rosen*
  • Mark Schamel
  • Steven E. Siesser
  • Steven M. Skolnick
  • Brian A. Silikovitz
  • Kenneth J. Slutsky*
  • Norman W. Spindel*
  • Ashley Steinhart*
  • John S. Stolz
  • Raymond P. Thek
  • Jeffrey J. Wild
  • Gary M. Wingens*
  • Alan Wovsaniker*
  • Michael Vito
  • Ed Zimmerman*

Richard F. Ricci, Chair of the firm’s Environmental Law & Litigation practice, also received a "Lawyer of the Year" award based on his extremely high overall feedback within his specific practice area and metropolitan region.

Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch are recognitions given to attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States. Recipients typically have been in practice for 5-9 years.

The 14 Lowenstein lawyers honored with this accolade include:

  • Arielle B. Adler
  • Saman Aminolsharei
  • Kent Anderson
  • Tracy F. Buffer
  • Eugene R. Cheval*
  • Justin Corbalis
  • Frank W. Eucalitto*
  • Alexander Dinur*
  • Mark S. Heinzelmann
  • Rachel Ingwer*
  • Ana L. Jara
  • Phillip Khezri
  • Jeremy D. Merkin
  • Michael Papandrea

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. Its methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. Best Lawyers employs a sophisticated, conscientious, rational, and transparent survey process designed to elicit meaningful and substantive evaluations of the quality of legal services. For the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, more than 10.8 million evaluations were analyzed in the United States,

The methodology for Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America is the same as that of Best Lawyers: all candidates recognized in the previous edition are eligible to vote on other nominated lawyers working in the same practice and located in the same geographic region. More than 990,000 evaluations were analyzed for the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America.

About Lowenstein Sandler LLP
Lowenstein Sandler is a national law firm with over 350 lawyers based in New York, Palo Alto, New Jersey, Utah, and Washington, D.C. The firm represents leaders in virtually every sector of the global economy, with emphasis on investment funds, life sciences, and technology. Recognized for its entrepreneurial spirit and high standard of client service, the firm is committed to the interests of its clients, colleagues, and communities.

Stephen J. Kimmerling
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Lowenstein Sandler LLP
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