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Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Russell Yankwitt as a 2023 “Litigation Star”

WHITE PLAINS, NY (October 18, 2022) –Yankwitt LLP, Westchester County’s go-to law firm for high-stakes and bet-the-company litigation, announced today that Managing Partner Russell Yankwitt has been named a Litigation Star in Benchmark Litigation’s 2023 guide.

Benchmark Litigation is the definitive guide to the leading litigation law firms and lawyers around the world. The publication conducts an in-depth analysis of the players shaping the dynamic practice of litigation. This is the second year that Yankwitt has been named to this coveted list.

“We have built a powerhouse litigation firm outside of Manhattan, with the highest caliber attorneys, who honed their skills at national law firms, as federal law clerks and, in many cases, as federal prosecutors,” explained Yankwitt. “This has been our recipe for success and the reason we are known throughout Westchester as the go-to law firm for complex litigation.

Researchers at Benchmark Litigation make their selection after reviewing extensive case submissions by the participating law firms and conducting interviews with attorneys and their clients.

In addition to Benchmark Litigation and Chambers, the firm and its attorneys have been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America, Best Law Firms, New York Metro Super Lawyers, and Best Companies to Work for in New York, Martindale-Hubbell, among numerous other individual and firm awards.

About Yankwitt LLP
Founded in 2009, Yankwitt LLP is Westchester County’s go-to law firm for high-stakes and bet-the-company litigation. With one of the most experienced litigation teams in the county, Yankwitt LLP represents businesses and high-net-worth individuals across a broad range of matters. The firm also routinely handles complex cases in Westchester on behalf of national law firms and often serves as trial counsel for local law firms.