Mr. Hollander prosecutes securities fraud, corporate governance, and shareholder rights litigation on behalf of the firm’s clients.
Mr. Hollander has represented investors and corporations in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout the country. He was an integral member of the teams that prosecuted, among other cases, In re Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd., recovering $210 million for investors; San Antonio Fire & Police Pension Fund v. Dole Food Company, Inc., recovering $74 million for investors; and Bach v. Amedisys, Inc., recovering $43.75 million for investors after a successful appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit following a previous dismissal.
Currently, Mr. Hollander represents clients in a number of disputes relating to corporate misconduct and alleging harm to investors, including a securities-fraud class action against Volkswagen which recently resulted in a $48 million recovery for Volkswagen investors arising out of the “Dieselgate” emissions-cheating scandal; a securities-fraud class action on behalf of investors in the now-bankrupt renewable energy company SunEdison, Inc., a securities-fraud class action against Novo Nordisk concerning pricing of its insulin drugs; and a class action on behalf of Puerto Rico investors to whom UBS improperly recommended risky Puerto Rico securities.
Prior to joining BLB&G, Mr. Hollander clerked for the Honorable Barrington D. Parker, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and for the Honorable Stefan R. Underhill of the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut. He has also been associated with two New York defense firms, where he gained significant experience representing clients in various civil, criminal, and regulatory matters, including white-collar and complex commercial litigation.