Leslie D. Corwin is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer who focuses his practice on disputes, mergers and acquisitions, liquidations, dissolutions, and bankruptcies. He has broad experience with the full range of valuation, accounting, and ethical issues that typically arise in business ruptures. He has litigated issues of first impression and his practice also includes elements of securities, employment law, ERISA, real estate, and bankruptcy.
Les has represented and negotiated on behalf of the principals, partners, and senior executives of many of the country’s leading investment banks and private equity firms; international and national law firms and accounting firms; broker-dealers; investment banks; hedge funds; and real estate developers.
Les has testified as an expert witness. He is a frequent analyst on CNN, CNBC, and Fox television, as well as for The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times. He also writes extensively for law journals and leading industry publications, and has lectured for the judiciary, bar and legal associations, industry organizations, and Harvard Business School. His 1998 book, Law Firm Partnership Agreements, which he co-authored, is considered the definitive treatise on the subject.