Counsel David Tang is quoted and the Firm mentioned in the latest edition of the Regulatory Compliance Watch Weekly BriefingApril 19, 2021
Associate Brett Cotler is quoted and the Firm mentioned in a Business Insider article titled, “How 750 anonymous Coinbase traders have eluded the IRS even after making $100 million”April 16, 2021
Investment Management partners to discuss digital assets from an adviser perspective at the Investment Adviser Association Smaller Advisers Compliance ForumApril 15, 2021
Counsel Philip Moustakis interviewed by Private Equity Law Report to discuss elective disclosure risks and practical solutionsApril 15, 2021
Partner Kalyan (“Kal”) Das and Counsel Y. Daphne Coelho-Adam co-authored a chapter for the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Lending & Secured Finance 2021April 12, 2021
Seward & Kissel Receives Response from FDIC Staff That Banks Do Not Need to Amend Call Reports if a Brokered Deposit Exception is Denied Under The Amended FDIC RegulationsApril 9, 2021
Seward & Kissel, founded in 1890, is a leading U.S. law firm with an international reputation for excellence. We have offices in New York City and Washington, D.C.
Our practice primarily focuses on corporate and litigation work for clients seeking legal expertise in the financial services, corporate finance and capital markets areas. The Firm is particularly well known for its representation of major commercial banks, investment banking firms, investment advisers and related investment funds (including mutual, hedge and private equity funds), broker-dealers, institutional investors and transportation companies (particularly in the shipping area).
The Firm’s attorneys are very experienced and highly regarded in their respective practice areas. Many have been with the Firm for most, if not all, of their legal careers. Our focus and expertise, combined with the Firm’s stability, have enabled us to create a work culture that is dedicated to professional excellence and sound judgment, and that is committed to providing our clients with effective, high quality, hands-on legal service.
Chambers Associate Ranks Seward & Kissel LLP as a Top Law Firm in the U.S. for Associate Satisfaction
Seward & Kissel LLP offers our New York associates the broad experience and training of a large practice in the context of a moderately sized firm. We offer our Washington, D.C. associates a more focused experience concentrating on our Investment Management, Corporate Finance and Capital Markets and Regulatory practices in the context of a collegial, small-office environment.
Our associates have the opportunity to work on a wide range of challenging and stimulating matters within the practice areas of our particular offices. Seward & Kissel provides opportunities to those wishing to develop a specific area of expertise, and to those wishing to leverage their experience across a broad range of industries.
A basic tenet of working at Seward & Kissel is having a balanced lifestyle. We recognize the importance of, and encourage having balance in, your personal and professional life. Our attorneys foster a congenial and supportive firm environment, doors are always open, and colloquy is actively encouraged.
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The Marshall Islands Law Blog covers topics of relevance to shipowners, financial institutions and other industry participants having interests in the Marshall Islands.
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