August 17, 2009
For the third year in a row, BLB&G has been recognized as a Professional Malpractice leader by the The Best Lawyers in America guide. The Guide, the “oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession” (The American Lawyer) is a compilation of outstanding attorneys nationwide.
The 2010 Best Lawyers guide again cites partner Max Berger as a leading attorney in the Professional Malpractice field. He was also selected as a top lawyer in Professional Malpractice Law, relating to Accountants and Professional Liability.
Mr. Berger also received numerous other prominent rankings internationally for their achievements. Among other accomplishments, he served as co-lead counsel for the New York State Common Retirement Fund in the landmark In re WorldCom, Inc. Securities Litigation, which yielded an unprecedented recovery for defrauded investors of over $6.15 billion, and together with firm partners, has obtained over $20 billion on behalf of firm clients.