Avi Kaufman is a member of the firm's national trial practice group. He concentrates his practice on securities litigation and investigations, class action defense, and other complex business litigation matters. Mr. Kaufman has extensive experience representing and advising clients in the media, telecommunications, and financial services industries.
As a member of the securities and derivative litigation and national class actions practice groups, Mr. Kaufman has substantial experience representing public and private companies and officers and directors in civil proceedings involving private plaintiffs, as well as in actions and investigations initiated by government agencies. Many of these cases involve claims arising out of stock offerings, mergers and acquisitions, disclosure obligations, or allegations of breaches of fiduciary duties. Mr. Kaufman also has experience representing special committees of boards of directors in internal investigations.