November 12, 2013
BLB&G senior partner Max Berger participated in the New york CIty Bar's Second Annual Securities Litigation & Enforcement Institute, which was held on November 12th, 2013 in New York City. As part of the program Mr. Berger joied the panel entitled "Mortgage-Backed Securities Litigation:Hot Button Issues and Recent Trends."
Mr. Berger supervises the firm's litigation practice and prosecutes class and individual actions on behalf of the firm's clients. He has litigated many of the firm's most high-profile and significant cases, and has negotiated six of the largest securities fraud settlements in history, each in excess of a billion dollars: Cendant ($3.3 billion); Citigroup–WorldCom ($2.575 billion); Bank of America/Merrill Lynch ($2.425 billion); JPMorgan Chase–WorldCom ($2 billion); Nortel ($1.3 billion); and McKesson ($1.04 billion).