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DHC’s attorneys and government relations personnel have a wide range of expertise that is being recognized and showcased in business and legal news stories, publications, and other media.

  • David Wander comments on Fairway Market’s Bankruptcy

    January 28, 2020 - David Wander, Partner of DHC's Bankruptcy, Financial Restructuring and Creditor Rights practice group, spoke with the New York Post about Fairway Market's bankruptcy and the stalking horse purchase offer made by the New Jersey-based Village Supermarket. Wander explained, "there's...
  • Frank Perrone comments on Harvey Weinstein’s Trial

    January 28, 2020 - DHC Partner Frank Perrone, a former prosecutor who now focuses his practice on commercial litigation and family law, told the Associated Press that the decision to allow women who allege that Harvey Weinstein sexually assaulted them as supporting...
  • Alex Victor comments on Proposed Changes to New York State’s Liquor Laws

    January 27, 2020 - DHC Partner Alex who specializes in matters involving the New York State Liquor Authority and the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law, spoke with Albany Business Review about proposed changes to New York State's alcohol laws. The proposed law will...
  • The New York Building Congress Releases its “2020 Policy Agenda”

    January 24, 2020 - DHC client, the New York Building Congress, a trade association representing the construction industry, released its "2020 Policy Agenda," detailing the organization's proposals for restoring the region's infrastructure, promoting diverse companies and entrepreneurs, and creating affordable housing...
  • Charles Klein Moderates Accessories Council’s “Deal Making in the 21st Century” Event

    January 21, 2020 - Charles Klein, Chair of the Fashion Law practice at DHC, moderated a panel discussion "Deal Making in the 21st Century" on January 21, hosted by the Accessories Council. The event covered key issues relating to license and distribution...
  • William Walzer comments on the impact of Public Transit Access on Property Values

    January 12, 2020 - DHC's Real Estate Law Partner, William Walzer, spoke with the Dallas Morning-News about the impact of public transit access on property values. Residential units near the subway or commuter rail stations, he noted, often increase in value more...
  • DHC Newsletter – January 2020

    DHC is excited to announce the launch of our newly re-designed website. Visit DHClegal.com to view our modern, user-friendly interface alongside DHC's latest news, updates, attorneys and professionals. DHC welcomes Robert L. Rattet and Jonathan S. Pasternak as Partners and James B. Glucksman as Of Counsel to the Bankruptcy, Restructuring,...
  • DHC Expands Leading Bankruptcy Practice and Opens White Plains Office

    January 1, 2020 - Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP has added three renowned bankruptcy practitioners to its Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditor Rights practice group. Robert L. Rattet, James B. Glucksman, and Jonathan S. Pasternak joined the firm on January 1,...
  • Nicole L. Weingartner Named to City & State’s Responsible 100

    December 18, 2019 - Congratulations to DHC's Associate Director of State Government Affairs, Nicole L. Weingartner for being named to City & State's 2019 The Responsible 100 list in the Lobbying and Consulting categories. The list honors an elite group of New Yorkers who are setting...
  • DHC Builds Key Practice Groups with New Partners

    December 12, 2019 - Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP (DHC) announced the promotion of three new partners and new senior counsel, recognizing their enormous contributions to the firm’s renowned litigation, restaurant and hospitality, and family law practice groups. Adam Citron,...
  • Keith Wright Talks Family, Acting and Politics

    December 11, 2019 - DHC's Director of Strategic Planning Keith L.T. Wright interviewed with Danny Tisdale of the Harlem World Magazine podcast to discuss his portrayal of former Mayor David Dinkins in a production of "Mandela" at the National Black Theatre. Listen...
  • Keith Wright Named to City & State’s Diversity Power 100

    December 8, 2019 - Congratulations to DHC's Director of Strategic Planning Keith Wright for being named to City & State's 2019 The Power of Diversity: Black 100 list. The list honors the most powerful political figures in New York State. Wright, a Harlem...
  • Elliot Lutzker comments on Alphabet’s Multiple-Class Structure

    December 5, 2019 - DHC's Chair of the Corporate Law practice, Elliot Lutzker, spoke to Fortune about Google parent Alphabet's multiple-class structure and the control Larry Page and Sergey Brin have over the company after stepping down as CEO and president. Lutzker, a former Securities...
  • David Wander and Alexander Tiktin featured in Law360

    November 25, 2019 - DHC Partner David Wander and Associate Alexander Tiktin of the Bankruptcy Financial Restructuring and Creditor Rights practice was featured in Law360 in connection with their representation of Counsel Financial in the chapter 11 restructuring of Liddle...
  • Frank Perrone comments on Lori Loughlin’s Trial

    November 20, 2019 - DHC's Frank Perrone, a partner in the firm's Litigation and Divorce and Family Law practice groups, spoke to Newsweek about actor Lori Loughlin's trial in the Hollywood celebrity college admissions scandal. Based on his extensive experience with both criminal and...
  • Sid Davidoff is featured on NY1 “Inside City Hall”

    November 20, 2019 - DHC Senior Partner Sid Davidoff sat down with NY1 “Inside City Hall” to discuss the legacy of his friend and former colleague Jay Kriegel, with whom he worked in the administration of former New York City...
  • Arthur Goldstein Honored by the Thomas Jefferson Democratic Club

    November 17, 2019 - DHC Partner Arthur Goldstein was honored by the Thomas Jefferson Democratic Club of Canarsie, Brooklyn, at their 64th annual dinner dance at the El Caribe Country Club on November 17. Pictured are Goldstein with United States Senator Charles Schumer.
  • Announcement: Alexander Tiktin Joins Bankruptcy and Commercial Litigation Practice

    November 13, 2019 -  Alexander Tiktin has joined the firm as an Associate in the Distressed Debt, Bankruptcy Law and Commercial Litigation practice groups, where he represents companies in financial distress, individuals seeking debt relief and asset protection, secured and...
  • Sid Davidoff comments on Bloomberg’s Decision to Enter the 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary

    November 11, 2019 - DHC's Senior Partner Sid Davidoff spoke with the New York Times about former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's decision to enter the 2020 Democratic presidential primary. Davidoff said, the campaign will offer Bloomberg an opportunity to bring attention to key issues on which he...
  • Mark Spund comments on Firing of McDonald’s CEO

    November 5, 2019 - Mark Spund, Chair of DHC's Employment Law practice, shared his expertise with Reuters  and The New York Times after the firing of McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook for having a personal relationship with an employee.
  • DHC Newsletter – November 2019

    DHC welcomes Alexander Tiktin as an Associate in the Distressed Debt, Bankruptcy Law and Commercial Litigation practice groups, where he represents companies in financial distress, individuals seeking debt relief and asset protection, secured and unsecured creditors, landlords, investors and distressed debt purchasers, creditor...
  • DHC’s Senior Partner Shares Presidential Campaign Expertise with The New York Times

    DHC's Founding Partner Sid Davidoff, who started his career in public service as a top aide to former New York City Mayor John V. Lindsay, spoke with the New York Times about former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's decision to enter the 2020 Democratic presidential...
  • Announcement: Eugene Pilman Joins Land Use Practice

    October 23, 2019 – Eugene Pilman joins DHC as an Associate in the Land Use practice. Pilman represents clients in all aspects of land use applications from inception to development before the City Planning Commission, Board of Standards and Appeals,...
  • DHC Attorneys Named to 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

    October 20, 2019 - DHC proudly announces that Co-Managing Partner Larry Hutcher as well as Partners Howard Weiss, Elliot Lutzker and Michael Wexelbaum were named to New York Metro Super Lawyers for 2019. The firm would also like to congratulate Associates Steven Sedereas and Maria Galante for being named to New York...
  • Frank Perrone Explains College Admissions Scam Penalties

    October 18, 2019 - DHC Divorce and Family Law Partner Frank Perrone spoke to Newsweek about the sentencing of Majorie Klapper in the college admissions scandal. Perrone pointed out that Klapper likely received a harsher sentence than actor Felicity Huffman, another defendant, because Klapper provided false information on...
  • Jennifer Abelaj comments on Corporate Responsibility to Report Fraud

    October 9, 2019 - Financial Management, a trade publication for corporate and financial executives, turned to DHC's Trusts and Estates Senior Counsel Jennifer Abelaj for her expertise on the ethical duty to report fraud. Abelaj, a certified public accountant whose work in the...
  • David Wander comments on Sears Bankruptcy

    October 7, 2019 - DHC Partner and Chair of the Bankruptcy, Financial Restructuring and Creditor Rights practice David Wander was interviewed by The Wall Street Journal and The New York Post about the Sears bankruptcy case and the huge fees being paid to the lawyers and financial...
  • DHC Founder Celebrates Al Sharpton’s Birthday

    October 5, 2019 - DHC's Senior Partner Sid Davidoff joined former Mayor David Dinkins and Mayor de Blasio at a celebration of the Reverend Al Sharpton's 65th birthday during a gala at the New York Public Library.  
  • DHC Newsletter – October 2019

    We are pleased to welcome Eugene Pilman as an Associate in DHC's Land Use practice. Pilman represents clients in all aspects of land use applications from inception to development before the City Planning Commission, Board of Standards and Appeals, Department...
  • David Wander comments on Barneys New York, Inc. Bankruptcy

    September 19, 2019 - DHC Partner and Chair of the Bankruptcy, Financial Restructuring and Creditor Rights practice David Wander spoke to Footwear News about the Barneys New York, Inc. bankruptcy case and its efforts to seek a buyer and pull the company out...
  • DHC’s Washington Team initiates Congressional Actions to Reauthorize the Services for the Helen Keller National Center

    September 19, 2019 - DHC’s Washington office successfully initiated and lobbied for the necessary Congressional actions to reauthorize the services of our client the Helen Keller National Center, located in Sands Point, NY. Originally authorized by Congress in 1967, The...
  • Client Alert: New York State Liquor Authority Proposed Advisory on 3rd Party Providers

    The September 19, 2019 – New York State Liquor Authority (the "SLA") has issued a proposed Advisory relating to many types of agreements that often exist between an entity having a liquor license (a “licensee”) and an entity which provides services to a licensee (a...
  • Frank Perrone comments on Epstein Case

    August 28, 2019 - Even after the death of sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, prosecutors could still file criminal charges against individuals who conspired with him on sexual trafficking of minors, said DHC Partner and former New York prosecutor Frank Perrone...
  • Adam Citron comments on College Admissions Scandal

    August 27, 2019 - Newsweek turned to Adam Citron for his insights on the celebrities indicted in the college admissions scandal. Citron pointed out that although parents make substantial donations to colleges with the hope their children are looked upon...
  • Charles Capetanakis comments on Tax Withholding

    August 22, 2019 - DHC Partner Charles Capetanakis shared his thoughts with U.S. News and World Report and Yahoo! Finance on why taxpayers must regularly check how much tax they are withholding. Capetanakis advised it’s important to evaluate and adjust...
  • William Walzer comments on Purchasing a Home without a Real Estate Agent

    August 16, 2019 DHC Partner William Walzer spoke to Bankrate about the advantages and disadvantages of purchasing a home without a real estate agent. Walzer explained that homeowners who don’t use an agent typically save about 3% of the purchase...
  • Arthur Goldstein comments on New York City Extending a Cap on Ride-Hailing Vehicles

    August 7, 2019 - DHC's Partner Arthur Goldstein spoke to Courthouse News Service and Law360 about the extended New York City cap on ride-hailing vehicles. Goldstein explained the Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) decision to freeze the number of ride-hailing vehicles...
  • DHC Newsletter – August 2019

    DHC Partner Charles Capetanakis shared his thoughts with U.S. News and World Report and Yahoo Finance on why taxpayers must regularly check their tax withholding. Capetanakis advised it's important to evaluate and adjust the amount of tax withheld to avoid paying too much or too little, especially if...
  • DHC Newsletter – July 2019

    DHC's Founding Partner Sid Davidoff received a proclamation from Governor Andrew Cuomo on July 30 commemorating his 80th Birthday. Governor Cuomo acknowledged Davidoff's strong leadership and political acumen, and cited his many accomplishments and record of public service. Celebrating this momentous occasion with Davidoff were: (pictured, from...