NEW YORK, MARCH 15, 2016 – Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP (DHC), one of New York’s leading law and government relations firms, today announced that Edward D. Baker has joined the firm’s Commercial Litigation group as a Litigation Associate. Baker will be based in DHC’s Garden City, Long Island office.
Prior to his position at DHC, Baker practiced at Aboulafia Law Firm, LLC and Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf LLP, where he gained experience in numerous areas of law including insurance law, construction litigation, contract law, real estate law, and health law. Baker was honored by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” in 2015.
“We are very pleased to welcome Ed Baker to our firm,” said Jeffrey Citron, Managing Partner at Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP. “His experience makes him a great asset to our Commercial Litigation practice and will help enhance our presence on Long Island.”
A Plainview resident, Baker received his Bachelor of Arts from Binghamton University, and his Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School.
Davidoff Hutcher & Citron’s Commercial Litigation group is the largest department in the firm, regularly handling complex litigation matters for clients in need of sophisticated representation. Acting as aggressive advocates, DHC uses litigation as an effective tool to achieve their client’s business goals. Their commercial litigators have extensive experience representing clients in a variety of forums – including federal and state courts, arbitration tribunals, regulatory agencies, and private mediations – across a broad range of industries in matters addressing a wide variety of subjects, including business divorce, governance and shareholder disputes, breach of contract, fraud, real estate development, sale and leasing, and employment litigation, among others.
About Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP
Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP, founded in 1975, has become one of New York’s most respected mid-sized commercial law and government relations firms. The firm has melded its multi-discipline law practice with its distinguished government relations practice, handling legal and lobbying matters from the routine to the complex.
With office locations in New York City, Albany, Washington, D.C., and Long Island, its government relations group closely monitors legislative and regulatory developments. This ability strengthens the value of DHC’s traditional legal services when clients’ legal matters intersect, as they often do, with governmental concerns. The firm’s experience in both government relations and traditional legal services enables DHC to address each client’s specific concerns with a well-rounded and unique perspective offered by few New York law firms.