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Susanna Buergel Recognized as Law 360 Rising Star

Litigation partner Susanna Buergel was selected to Law 360's list of ten securities lawyers under 40 to watch in the March 24 article, "Rising Star: Paul Weiss' Susanna Buergel."

The article highlights Susanna's notable litigation wins, most recently, the precedent-setting win for Citigroup, where she and other Paul, Weiss litigators successfully argued for the dismissal by the Delaware Court of Chancery of the vast majority of a shareholder derivative suit alleging that the Citigroup board had breached its fiduciary duty by allowing the company to invest in the subprime market. In discussing securities litigation work,

Susanna said, "I find it as a matter of substance very interesting because the cases we have the great privilege of working on here tend to be very cutting-edge, and raise interesting, challenging, novel issues. You show up and you never quite know what question is going to arise on a given day."

March 26, 2010

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