Herzfeld & Rubin, P.C.125 Broad Street, New York, NY, 10004
Mark A. Weissman
is a business litigator with a proficiency in complex
commercial litigation, media litigation, white-collar criminal
defense and investigations. He has represented and counseled
clients from diverse industries in a wide variety of matters,
successfully litigating cases from the pre-trial level up to
appeal in both federal and state courts. His commercial
litigation background includes expertise in the areas of
contracts, international commercial disputes, arbitrations,
shareholder derivative actions, federal and state securities
class actions, employment actions, civil RICO, bankruptcy,
antitrust, and unfair competition.
His media litigation experience includes representing and
counseling media organizations and reporters in the areas of
First Amendment, libel, access, privacy, as well as trademark,
copyright and technology litigation.
Mr. Weissman also has extensive experience representing and
counseling both businesses and individuals in connection with
state and federal criminal and regulatory investigations and
actions including several major fraud prosecutions and related
civil actions. He has successfully represented clients in
matters before the United States Attorney's Office, the
Securities and Exchange Commission, the New York Attorney
General’s Office, and the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office.
Among numerous other matters, his recent experience in this area
Mr. Weissman is admitted to practice in the state courts of New
York and the federal courts of the Southern and Eastern
Districts of New York. He received his law degree from the
University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1997, where he served
as an editor of The University of Pennsylvania Law Review.
He earned a dual undergraduate degree in Economics and Political
Science, magna cum laude, from New York University, where
he was elected Phi Beta Kappa. He is originally from
Queens, New York and is a graduate of Stuyvesant High School.
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