April 1, 2019
BLB&G partner Mark Lebovitch has been invited to serve as an Adviser on the American Law Institute’s (ALI) Restatement of the Law, Corporate Governance project. As a prominent attorney in the field, he joins nearly 50 national leaders in the area of governance who will work closely with ALI to consult and review updates to its Principles of the Law, Corporate Governance: Analysis and Recommendations publication, last published in 1993. The project, expected to last several years, strives to examine the state of the law today.
Mr. Lebovitch is primarily responsible for the firm's corporate governance litigation practice, focusing on derivative suits and transactional litigation. He has prosecuted numerous high-profile cases on behalf of institutional investors to preliminary injunctions and to trial, obtaining billions of dollars for investors and achieving unprecedented corporate governance improvements. Named a 2018 “Plaintiffs’ Lawyers Trailblazer” by The National Law Journal, the 2016 national “Plaintiff Attorney of the Year” by Benchmark Litigation, and the 2016 M&A Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” for New York City by Best Lawyers, he is also one of the “500 Leading Lawyers in America” by Lawdragon, and recognized by Chambers USA and Legal 500 as one of an elite group of notable practitioners in securities and M&A litigation.