October 18, 2017

Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Milbank as a Leading Litigation Practice in 2018 Rankings


Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has once again secured multiple practice rankings and attorney recognitions in Euromoney’s Benchmark Litigation 2018, the annual guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys.

Benchmark ranked Milbank as a leading litigation practice in the following areas:

Antitrust (US) – Tier 2

Bankruptcy (US) – Tier 1

General Commercial (US) – Tier 2

International Arbitration (US) – Tier 2

Securities (US) – Tier 1

White Collar Crime (US) – Tier 1

New York – Highly Recommended

Washington DC Recommended

Fifteen partners were ranked on the national level as well as in New York, California, and Washington, DC. Benchmark also recognized Sean Murphy as one of the top 100 trial lawyers in America.


  • George Canellos (General Commercial, Securities and White Collar Crime)
  • Dennis Dunne (Bankruptcy)
  • Scott Edelman (General Commercial, Securities and White Collar Crime)
  • Evan Fleck (Bankruptcy)
  • Christopher Gaspar (Intellectual Property)
  • David Gelfand (General Commercial and Securities)
  • Andrew Leblanc (Bankruptcy)
  • Sean Murphy (General Commercial and Securities)
  • Fiona Schaeffer (Antitrust)

New York

  • George Canellos
  • Dennis Dunne
  • Scott Edelman
  • Evan Fleck
  • David Gelfand
  • Atara Miller (Future Star)
  • Sean Murphy
  • Daniel Perry (General Commercial, Securities and White Collar Crime)
  • Alan Stone (Bankruptcy and General Commercial)

Washington, DC

  • David Cohen (Bankruptcy)
  • Andrew Leblanc
  • Michael Nolan (International Arbitration)


  • Jerry Marks (General Commercial)

With 30 litigation partners and over 150 attorneys overall, Milbank litigators serve as lead counsel in some of the largest, most significant and highest profile disputes in the world. The firm regularly represents clients in “bet the company” cases ranging from multi-jurisdiction securities litigations to white collar/regulatory investigations to complex disputes involving intellectual property, international arbitration, insurance, mergers and acquisitions, antitrust, and other commercial litigation.