New York, NY:

Samuel J. Lieberman

Samuel J. Lieberman
  • New York, NY
  • 551 Fifth Avenue 21st, New York, NY 10176
  • Sam Lieberman is a partner in the Securities Litigation Group of Sadis & Goldberg LLP. He regularly handles high-profile securities litigation, enforcement actions, and government investigations on behalf of companies and individuals.
  • 4.9/5.0 (11)
    100% Recommended (2)

About our New York, NY: office

Securities Litigation and Investigations

Successfully represented Senior Managing Director of leading Equity Research and Trading firm in internal investigation into tipping inside information, resulting in finding that client did not violate any investment-related statutes.

Representing former Managing Director of investment bank in SEC investigation and investigation alleging multiple counts of insider trading.

Successfully represented broker-dealer firm and broker in FINRA arbitration alleging churning and lack of suitability, including obtaining decision recommending expungement of claim from FINRA records.

Represented hedge fund that at one time held $800 million AUM in litigation against SEC, including negotiating favorable settlement after obtaining Court order requiring SEC to amend and refile complaint to address deficiencies raised by motion to dismiss.

Successfully representing hedge fund analyst in internal investigation into insider trading, including persuading management not to take any disciplinary action.

Successfully representing broker-dealer in FINRA Enforcement investigation for alleged excessive service charges, by persuading FINRA not to bring charges after matter was referred to Enforcement Department for legal action.

Shareholder Activism and Corporate Governance Litigation

Represented Ader Investment Management in successful short-slate proxy contest against IGT, Inc. board. Proxy contest coincided with 56% stock price increase related to investment.

Obtained dismissal of all claims in lawsuit seeking hostile acquisition of 49% interest in financial services company by obtaining dismissal of all claims. Belesis v. Hudson Fin. Partners, LLC, No. 650692/2012 (N.Y. Sup. Ct., March 11, 2013).

San Antonio Fire & Police Pension Fund v. Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc., et al., 2010 WL 4273171 (Del. Ch. 2010)*: Successfully represented pension fund in precedent-setting challenge to “Proxy Puts,” including post-trial verdict holding majority slate of dissident directors could be elected and approved without triggering Proxy Put and favorable settlements that disabled Proxy Puts in pending and future proxy contests.

Advising several activist funds on proxy fights and related activist campaigns.

Office Details

Contact Information:
646-690-2325  Phone
212-573-8164  Phone
www.sglawyers.com/attorney/sam-lieberman
Mailing Address:
551 Fifth Avenue 21st, New York, NY 10176
Office Size:
1

Areas of Practice (3)

Specific Areas of Practice for our New York office:

  • Securities Litigation
  • Regulatory Investigations
  • Corporate Governance Disputes

People (1)

Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (11)
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.0/5.0
  • Communication

    4.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.0/5.0
  • Samuel J. Lieberman Read all 11 Reviews

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/19/17 in Litigation

    Mr. Lieberman is an excellent and ethical attorney. He posses first rate legal knowledge and analytical capabilities. Mr. Lieberman is also hones...

    Read more

    Mr. Lieberman is an excellent and ethical attorney. He posses first rate legal knowledge and analytical capabilities. Mr. Lieberman is also honest and easy to work with. I am pleased to give him my strongest possible recommendation.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0
    Read less

*Attorneys who only have peer reviews prior to April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (2)
  • 100% (2)
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    5.0/5.0
Disclaimer

Documents ({{amountArticles}})

Documents by this Firm on Martindale.com
Other documents: ,

New York, New York

  • New York, NY
    551 Fifth Avenue 21st
    New York, NY 10176

    Get Directions

Contact Samuel J. Lieberman

Please correct the fields highlighted in red.

By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.


You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.