Awards

Michael B. Eisenkraft, Laura H. Posner, and Sharon K. Robertson Named 2024 Future Stars

Benchmark Litigation

October 19, 2023

Benchmark Litigation has named three Cohen Milstein partners 2024 Future Stars:

Michael Eisenkraft – Antitrust & Securities Litigation

Mr. Eisenkraft leads the firm’s efforts in prosecuting innovative cases relating to the protection of global financial markets. In 2023, he helped investors reach settlements for over $580 million in a groundbreaking antitrust class action involving the stock loan market.

Laura Posner – Securities Litigation

Prior to joining Cohen Milstein, Ms. Posner served as the Bureau Chief for the New Jersey Bureau of Securities – the top Securities Regulator in New Jersey. Over the course of her career, Ms. Posner has recovered billions on behalf of defrauded investors. In 2023, she helped investors recover a $1 billion settlement from Wells Fargo for its alleged role in misrepresenting the bank’s compliance with federally mandated consent orders in the wake of a consumer fraud scandal.

Sharon Robertson – Antitrust Litigation

Ms. Robertson, a nationally recognized leader in complex, multi-district antitrust litigation, spearheads Cohen Milstein’s efforts in pay-for-delay pharmaceutical antitrust lawsuits, a cutting-edge and industry-defining area of law. In 2022, she helped a direct purchaser class achieve a $340 million settlement (of a total $485 million global settlement) to resolve claims against Ranbaxy in this antitrust, federal RICO, and state consumer protection MDL.