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Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

30 National Rankings & 57 Metro Rankings | Website

Client Comments

All client comments represent the opinions of the people who provide them. All potential clients are urged to remember that no two cases are ever completely alike and that the result in one case does not guarantee a similar result in another case.

Securitization and Structured Finance Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman attorneys have deep securitization knowledge and experience; they think outside of the box, take the time to understand our business and motivations and are very responsive

Securitization and Structured Finance Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman is one of our primary providers for ABS and CMBS work. Their attorneys are excellent, and they are leaders in the field.

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman is very driven to get an understanding of what your ultimate goal is then to try to help you get there. They have good practical advice and the team to back up any decision you might make. We have been very pleased with the team we worked with.

Antitrust Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman attorney Laura Martin is a true expert in healthcare antitrust. Her advice in even the most complex deal is always understandable, practical, and actionable. She balances her high degree of expertise with practical solutions.

Trademark Law

Katten manages our worldwide portfolio of Trademarks and Patents. They are extremely efficient and their advice is always right on point.

David Ash Sam Ash Music Corporation

Oil & Gas Law

The attorneys at Katten Muchin Rosenman are the best at partnering with their clients to successfully and pragmatically address business concerns and legal risks. They have a fantastic understanding of the law and the regulatory agencies, and always bring their expertise to the table on behalf of their clients.

Dianna Jones Wood Group Management Services Inc.  

Real Estate Law

Scott Vetri of Katten Muchin Rosenman has always been great to work with. He is not one of these attorneys who hits the buzzer when you say hello, but he will answer questions whether it relates to a specific transaction or not. It has always been a pleasure dealing with him.

Real Estate Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman is my go-to law firm. They care a great deal about our business and are continually seeking to improve their level of service.

Public Finance Law

I have worked with Katten Muchin Rosenman since 1986 and have found them to be very knowledgeable in Public Finance Law and easy to work with. They also have well-reasoned positions.

Richard Li City of Milwaukee

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman is highly effective and very responsive. In insolvency work, understanding the client's business needs is at least as important as understanding the legal issues. I hire Katten Muchin Rosenman because it understands both of those.

Commercial Litigation

I have used Katten Muchin Rosenman attorney Scott Morrison as my "go to" litigation counsel in the DC area for many years. Scott is a tough litigator who has a lot of business savvy and knows when he needs to bring the necessary resources to the table to get a result for a client.

Environmental Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman is a top-flight firm. We highly recommend them.

Kyle Schonekas Schonekas, Evans, McGoey & McEachin, LLC

Real Estate Law

We have retained Katten Muchin Rosenman to serve as Buyer/Borrower counsel on several complex real estate transactions over the past five years. They are extremely knowledgeable, responsive, and organized.

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman are the best of the best. They are great lawyers and great people, the rare intersection of both legal gravitas and commercial expediency.

Michael Ricciardi Mercury Capital Advisors LLC

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

We have had them clean up the mess left by a larger and slightly more revered competitor in the hedge fund space and have used them ever since for five years running. Katten Muchin Rosenman is, in my view, the single best law firm in the financial space.

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

We achieved a tremendous outcome in our recent M&A transaction with the help of Katten Muchin Rosenman.

John Essex Port City Group

Corporate Law

We have been pleased with all aspects of Katten Muchin Rosenman's support. Brooks Giles and company are true professionals.

John Essex Port City Group

Real Estate Law

I have used Katten Muchin Rosenman on many complex real estate transactions and negotiations. Their knowledge and ability to manage through the process is very helpful and they are typically able to do the work at a cost that is far less than some of the larger firms.

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Katten Muchin Rosenman is a top notch firm with exceptionally talented lawyers. I have worked with the firm consistently for the past eight years. They are very responsive, focused, and highly knowledgeable and repeatedly give solid advice. The firm gives great value as they are good about staffing on assignments with focus on quality and timely delivery. I have mostly worked with Ken Ottaviano and Karin Berg. Both attorney's listen intently and come to conclusions quickly, often suggesting alternative solutions. Ken and Karen both communicate well. I have the utmost confidence in both Ken and Karin's judgement and value their opinion/analysis. I would highly recommend engaging Ken Ottaviano and Karin Berg, and the firm for bankruptcy/restructuring assignments after having worked with them closely and consistently for eight years on a number of complicated, distressed and contentious situations. Their advice and direction has been solid and has led to great results.

Karen Boyer U.S. Bank, N.A.

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Katten Muchin Rosenman is a top-notch firm with exceptionally talented lawyers. I have worked with the firm consistently for the past 8 years. They are very responsive, focused, highly knowledgeable and repeatedly give solid advice. The firm gives great value as they are very good about staffing on assignments with focus on quality and timely delivery. I have mostly worked with Ken Ottaviano and Karin Berg. Both attorneys listen intently and come to conclusions quickly, often suggesting alternative solutions. Ken and Karen both communicate well. I have the utmost confidence in both Ken and Karin's judgement and value their opinion/analysis. I would highly recommend engaging Ken Ottaviano and Karin Berg, and the Katten Muchin Rosenman firm for bankruptcy/restructuring assignments after having worked with them closely and consistently for 8 years on a number of complicated, distressed and contentious situations. Their advice and direction has been solid and has led to great results.

Karen Boyer U.S. Bank, N.A.

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Kristine Achterhof at Katten Muchin Rosenma is an excellent attorney and partner. She is a wealth of knowledge and expertise, and I highly recommend her!

Securities Regulation

Katten Muchin Rosenman's regulatory attorneys are experienced and knowledgeable. They are one of our "go-to" firms that we contact when we need help. Janet Angstadt and Michael Foley have been key contacts for us at Katten Muchin Rosenman when we need these types of issues addressed.

Litigation - Bankruptcy

The Chicago Group at Katten Muchin Rosenman is responsive, represents our Bank well and is on target with their advice on a myriad of subjects. They are the top of the list when it comes to matters that involve our commercial lending clients.

John Littrell MB Financial

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

The Chicago Group at Katten Muchin Rosenman is responsive, represents our Bank well and is on target with their advice on a myriad of subjects. They are the top of the list when it comes to matters that involve our commercial lending clients.

John Littrell MB Financial

Commercial Litigation

David Crichlow is an outstanding litigator based in Katten Muchin Rosenman's NY office, and he has the knowledge and experience to handle critical, high-stakes matters effectively and efficiently. He is highly recommended.

Real Estate Law

For several years now, Katten Muchin Rosenman has become my "go-to" firm for commercial real estate financing and real estate equity transactions. Their depth of knowledge and understanding of the needs for our deals is spectacular.

Securitization and Structured Finance Law

I find Katten Muchin Rosenman’s approach to client issues to be constructive for the client and their business strategy as well as from an overall market perspective. Finding the best balance between those two conflicting arenas can be challenging. Katten's counsel is invaluable in this regard.

Marie Persichetti CIG Financial, LLC

Antitrust Law

I worked with Mr. Sheldon T. Zenner at Katten Muchin Rosenman in the capacitor case and auto-parts case. I highly appreciate his practical advice under the US laws as well as his efforts to understand the decision-making process of Japanese companies.

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

I work with Allison Yacker and Henry Bregstein at Katten Muchin Rosenman, both of whom are highly knowledgeable about broker dealer issues, the Investment Advisers Act, and private credit fund terms and structures. They not only have the expertise but are also extremely responsive, know the market inside out, and are relatively cost-effective.

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

I have worked extensively with John Sieger at Katten Muchin Rosenman. I have been very impressed with John's ability to evaluate cases and exposure in a way that takes business objectives into account. John is a 'go-to' lawyer for complex problems with high visibility within the corporation due to his deep understanding and experience in this area of the law. Moreover, John connects very well with folks of all caliber across the business line. I have learned a lot from John and look forward to continuing to work with him in the future.

Matt Ryon Associated Bank

Corporate Law

Mark Solomon and his group at Katten Muchin Rosenman are extraordinarily responsive. They provide expert advice.

John Benefield Argenta Partners

Corporate Law

I have worked with several partners/associates at Katten Muchin Rosenman and am continually impressed by the quality of their work and responsiveness. They take a very practical approach to the law when it comes to advising clients and are great at dealing with opposing parties also.

Mike Cooper Shore Capital

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Katten Muchin's NY Employee Benefits Practice provided valuable insight during our NQDC plan implementation process. Their attorneys were also very proactive in relaying 162(m) legislative updates and identifying potential opportunities. Overall, Katten Muchin added tremendous value to our organization.

Litigation - Environmental

Katten Muchin Rosenman has exceptional attorneys that demonstrate a wealth of experience and expertise in resolving environmental issues with the EPA and DOJ.

Kevin Barnard EthosEnergy Group

Public Finance Law

I have worked with various lawyers at Kelly Hutchinson for over 15 years.They are subject matter experts, adept at negotiations and advocacy, and carefully think through new problems and strategies to address them.

Real Estate Law

I have worked with Benzion Westreich and Abby Feinman of Katten Muchin Rosenman. I have found Benzion Westreich to be a world-class professional whose strategic thinking and execution is superb. I am always impressed by his integrity and wisdom. Abby Feinman and her team deal with the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s planned giving program and have worked through every matter with pristine organization, and her advice has been spot on in every case.

Rabbi Meyer May Simon Weisenthal Center

Real Estate Law

The partners and associates of Katten Muchin Rosenman that we work with have best in class industry knowledge. They are responsive, thorough and direct. They also have great understanding of a wide range of topics/issues that we deal with and always provide solid legal and business advice. They are a valued partner and we will continue to use Katten Muchin Rosenman going forward.

Pat McDonough Milwaukee Bucks

Real Estate Law

The team at Katten Muchin Rosenman are great attorneys with well-established leadership and vast real estate expertise. I strongly recommend them!

Real Estate Law

I have worked on multiple transactions with the Katten Muchin Rosenman team in Los Angeles; they are extremely knowledgeable, responsive and reasonable.

David Meredith Centennial Property Finance

Environmental Law

I can count on one thumb the number of firms do such a good job of providing sound, timely, well-researched, strategic legal advice that takes into consideration practical business realities as well as interpersonal dynamics within the client company and at regulatory agencies.