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U.S. News - BestLawyers® (2019)


Best Lawyers® recognized Alan Behr, Helene M. Freeman, Michael W. Galligan, Donald P. Perry, Evan J. Spelfogel,  Martin B. Wasser and Elliot J. Wiener.

New York, NY – Phillips Nizer LLP is pleased to announce the selection of eight attorneys to the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Selections to the annually-published listing is based in part on a confidential peer review process.

The 2019 Best Lawyers® honorees are:

Alan Behr, chair of the Fashion Law Practice and member of the Intellectual Property Law and Corporate & Business Law Practices, was recognized in the areas of Copyright Law and Trademark Law.

Helene Freeman, a litigator and member of the Entertainment Law, Fashion Law and Intellectual Property Law Practices, was recognized in the area of Copyright Law.

Michael Galligan and Donald Perry were recognized in the area of Trusts and Estates Law. Mr. Perry chairs the Trusts & Estates Law Practice.

Evan Spelfogel, a veteran employment law litigator was recognized in the areas of Employment Law - Management and Labor Law - Management.

Martin Wasser, chair of the Environmental Law Practice, was recognized in the area of Litigation-Environmental Law.

Elliot Wiener, chair of Matrimonial & Family Law Practice, was recognized in the area of Family Law.

About The Best Lawyers in America©:
Published by Woodward/White, The Best Lawyers in America© is an annual listing based on thousands of peer reviews by attorneys across a wide variety of practice areas and geographic regions. Attorneys selected by the publisher as one of the nation’s Best Lawyers® must be in good standing with the ethics committee of their state bar association.

About Phillips Nizer LLP:
Phillips Nizer, founded in 1926, represents domestic and international clients in business, finance and real estate transactions, intellectual property matters, commercial litigation and tax and estate planning, with a particular focus on the entertainment, fashion, real estate and technology industries.

Established by world-renowned trial attorney Louis Nizer, Phillips Nizer’s principal office is in Manhattan, with additional offices in Long Island and New Jersey. The firm is a member of Ally Law, an association of independent, mid-sized law firms worldwide. To learn more about Phillips Nizer LLP, visit: