New York, February 7, 2018 – The national litigation boutique MoloLamken LLP is pleased to announce that Justin M. Ellis and Gerald P. Meyer have been named partners in the firm, effective February 1, 2018.

Justin Ellis’ practice focuses on complex civil litigation, white collar matters, and appellate litigation. He has represented clients in trials, arbitrations, and appeals in state and federal courts across the country. He has played a leading role in the firm’s practice representing trustees and certificateholders in litigation over residential mortgage-backed securities. Mr. Ellis has also briefed and argued appeals in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, the Supreme Court of Virginia, and the en banc Court of Appeals of Virginia. Prior to joining MoloLamken, Mr. Ellis was an associate in the New York office of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Frank H. Easterbrook, Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. He has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star and is an honors graduate of The University of Chicago Law School, where he served as Articles Editor of the Law Review.

Gerald Meyer’s practice focuses on white collar criminal matters and investigations, complex business litigation, and appellate litigation. He has tried cases in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, has briefed and argued appeals before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Seventh and Federal Circuits, and has appeared in other courts in Illinois and New York. Before joining MoloLamken, Mr.

Meyer was an associate with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in Chicago, where he represented companies and individuals in a wide range of tax planning matters, including mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, securities offerings, and issues involving tax-exempt organizations. Mr. Meyer also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert R. Beezer of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and to the Honorable G. Steven Agee of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review.

MoloLamken handles complex business litigation, IP litigation, and white collar defense and investigations in the trial and appellate courts, including the United States Supreme Court. The firm’s international client base includes leading corporations, hedge funds, private equity firms, investors, inventors, executives, and foreign sovereigns. With offices in New York, Chicago, and Washington, D.C., MoloLamken is involved in some of the most significant litigation pending in the U.S. courts today.
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