Olshan Expands Litigation Practice
New York, NY, April 21 2008 – Olshan Grundman Frome Rosenzweig & Wolosky LLP today announced the expansion of its Litigation practice with the addition of a partner.
Joining the firm are Kyle C. Bisceglie, 41. Mr. Bisceglie previously practiced at Barton Barton & Plotkin LLP.
Mr. Bisceglie maintains a national practice counseling domestic and foreign corporations, partnerships and individuals in complex commercial and financial litigation, alternative dispute resolution and business advice including risk analysis and litigation avoidance.
He is a “hands-on” partner who wins, settles or resolves matters favorably by being actively involved, and by working closely with the client to develop effective case and business strategy. He supports clients in a variety of industries and, as a result, litigates varied business and financial disputes including: licensing deals; vendor, consulting, employment and general business contracts; merchant, credit card and check processing; banking; Uniform Commercial Code; truck fleet leasing; creditors’ rights; venture capital and private equity; stock purchase agreements; partnerships; financial services; insurance commissions; employment; race, sex and age discrimination; right of first refusal; non-competition; non-solicitation and business torts.
Over the years, he has had the opportunity to act as outside general counsel to clients that do not have in-house counsel in a variety of industries including technology infrastructure, software and computer applications, chemical and pharmaceutical supply, advertising, event production, dental and medical instruments, biotechnology and financial and insurance consulting.
Mr. Bisceglie is Martindale-Hubbell AV rated by his peers, writes an expert commentary series on New York civil practice for Lexis-Nexis and serves on the Evidence Subcommittee of the New York State Bar Association.
"The addition of Kyle will expand our Firm's ability to deliver litigation services at the level our clients expect and require," said Olshan's Senior Partner, Robert L. Frome. "The quality of his experience, high skill level, and outstanding reputation makes us enthusiastic about his joining the litigation team and becoming part of our Firm. Our clients and adversaries know we have only the very best lawyers at Olshan, and Kyle is from that mold.”
“We were attracted to Olshan because of the caliber of attorneys and staff and the extraordinary opportunities presented by the firm’s business platform,” said Mr. Bisceglie.