Myron Kirschbaum

Myron Kirschbaum

Retired Partner

Myron Kirschbaum is a retired partner who litigated in the federal and state courts in New York and throughout the country for more than 30 years, with an emphasis on securities, derivatives, antitrust, corporate, bankruptcy, tax, and insurance-related litigation. Mr. Kirschbaum represented issuers, officers, directors, and major shareholders in securities fraud, shareholder derivative, and RICO actions; major corporations in a variety of commercial disputes, including contested takeovers and actions under the antitrust laws; and debtors, creditors, and other parties in adversary proceedings in the Bankruptcy Courts regarding complex transactions and other bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy related matters.

Mr. Kirschbaum also counseled boards of directors and committees of various boards concerning the conduct of internal investigations, and counseled major law firms on professional ethics and professional responsibility matters. He handled every aspect of litigation, including trying various complex cases to successful jury and non-jury verdicts, and defended such verdicts on appeal.

Mr. Kirschbaum received his law degree from Harvard Law School, where he was Editor and Case and Comment Editor for the Harvard Law Review (1972–74).

Credentials

Education
  • JD, Harvard Law School, 1974, magna cum laude
  • BA, Yeshiva University, 1971, summa cum laude, Class Valedictorian
Admissions
  • New York
  • US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • US District Court, Southern District of New York
  • US District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • US District Court, Northern District of California
Activities
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York
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