Named as One of the Top Lawyers Nationally in Trusts & Estates Category
Uniondale, Long Island, New York, November 29, 2004 – Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C. announced today that American Lawyer, a highly respected national publication reporting on the legal industry, named Ruskin Moscou Faltischek partner Michael K. Feigenbaum to its special section listing the Best Lawyers:Trusts & Estates, published in its November 2004 issue.
This ranking is part of the tenth edition of the Best Lawyers in America, a list that is compiled through exhaustive peer-review surveys in which approximately 15,000 of the top lawyers in the United States confidentially evaluate their peers. Because of the breadth of its surveys, the candor of its respondents, and the sophistication of its polling methodology, and because lawyers are not required to nor allowed to pay a fee to be listed, Best Lawyers is widely regarded as the most reliable, accurate and useful guide to the top legal talent in the United States.
Feigenbaum, chair of the firm’s Trusts & Estates Department, is a leading authority in trust and estate planning, administration and litigation. With over 30 years of trust and estate experience, both in the private and public sectors, Feigenbaum has represented fiduciaries and beneficiaries in litigation involving some of the largest and most complex estates in the New York metropolitan area. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Trusts and Estates Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, where he is the former chair of the Government Relations Committee. He is also past president of the Queens County Bar Association and a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.
“Endorsement and recognition by one’s peers is the highest compliment one can receive,” said Ruskin Moscou Faltischek co-managing partner Michael Faltischek. “Michael is more than deserving of this honor, and the firm is delighted that his expertise and depth of experience has earned him a place on this exclusive list.”
Founded in 1968, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C. is one of the most respected and largest multi-practice law firms in the New York metropolitan area. Headquartered in Uniondale, New York and with 65 attorneys in 20 practice areas, the firm offers innovative legal services focused on the client’s goals in the areas of corporate & securities, corporate governance, employment, energy, environmental, financial services, banking & bankruptcy, business reorganization, commercial lending, health law, healthcare professionals, intellectual property, life sciences, litigation, municipal & regulatory affairs, real estate, construction, seniors’ housing, technology, trusts & estates, and white collar crime & investigations. Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions and individuals.