Alla Zayenchik

Associate
New York

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Alla practices out of the firm’s New York office, where she prosecutes securities fraud, corporate governance, and shareholder rights litigation on behalf of the firm’s institutional investor clients.

She was a key member of the trial team that successfully litigated In re Starz Stockholder Litigation, a breach of fiduciary duty action arising from Starz’s sale to Lionsgate, which led to a $92.5 million recovery. She has successfully litigated numerous representative actions including In re TIBCO Software Stockholder Litigation; In re DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.; Williams v. Ji, et al. (Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc.); In re Sanchez Energy Derivative Litigation; In re Appraisal of Towers Watson & Co.; and In Re Appraisal of Diamond Resorts International, Inc. Among other cases, Alla is currently prosecuting Dieckman v. Regency GP LP and In re Straight Path Communications, Inc.

Prior to joining BLB&G, Alla was a litigation associate at a New York law firm, where she successfully represented clients in class action and corporate governance litigation. While in law school, Alla was a Symposium Editor for the Cardozo Public Law, Policy, and Ethics Journal. She also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Melvin L. Schweitzer of the New York Supreme Court, Commercial Division, and as a legal intern for The Innocence Project.

Education

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2013, J.D.
  • Baruch College-City University of New York, 2010, B.A., Philosophy

Bar Admission:

  • New York

Languages:

  • Russian
  • French