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Daniel L. Berger

Daniel L. Berger

Grant & Eisenhofer P.A.

New York, NY, USA


Daniel Berger is a director at Grant & Eisenhofer. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Berger was a partner at two major plaintiffs’ class action firms in New York, including Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann (BLBG), where he had litigated complex securities and discrimination class actions for twenty two years.

Mr. Berger’s experience includes trying three 10b-5 securities class actions to jury verdicts, which are among very few such cases ever tried. He also served as principal lead counsel in many of the largest securities litigation cases in history, achieving successful recoveries for classes of investors in cases including In re JPMorgan Chase & Co. Securities Litigation ($150 million);   In re Merck Vytorin/Zetia Securities Litigation ($215 million); In re Cendant Corp. Securities Litigation ($3.3 billion); In re Lucent Technologies, Inc. Securities Litigation ($675 million); In re Bristol-Myers Squibb Securities Litigation ($300 million); In re Daimler Chrysler A.G. Securities Litigation ($300 million); In re Conseco, Inc. Securities Litigation ($120 million); In re Symbol Technologies Securities Litigation ($139 million); and In re OM Group Securities Litigation ($92 million).

Mr.  Berger  has  successfully  argued  several  appeals  that  made  new  law favorable to investors, including In re Suprema Specialties, Inc. Securities Litigation, 438 F.3d 256 (3d Cir. 2005); McCall v. Scott, 250 F.3d 997 (6th Cir. 2001) and Fine v. American Solar King Corp., 919 F.2d 290 (5th Cir. 1990.) In addition, Mr. Berger was lead class counsel in many important discrimination class actions,  in  particular  Roberts  v.  Texaco, Inc.,  where  he  represented African-American employees of Texaco and achieved the then largest settlement ($175 million) of a race discrimination class action.

Mr. Berger is a member of the faculty of Columbia University School of Law, where he is a Lecturer in Law.  He also serves on the Board of visitors of the Law School. Previously, Mr. Berger was a member of the Board of Managers of Haverford College from 2000-2003.  He serves as the Co-Chair of the Board of GO Project, a not-for profit organization that provides academic support for New York City public school students, and is a Member of the Board of Grace Church School in New York. He also serves on the Board of in Motion, Inc., a non-profit organization providing legal services to victims of domestic violence, and the Board of Madison Square Park Conservancy, a public-private partnership that operates and preserves one of New York City’s great parks.

Mr. Berger is a 1976 graduate from Haverford College, and graduated in 1979 from Columbia University School of Law.

Admissions:

New York, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of NY

Daniel L. Berger is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Role of Expert Witnesses in Complex Litigation - Expert Witness 2017, Tuesday, June 20, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Role of Expert Witnesses in Complex Litigation - Role of Expert Witnesses in Complex Litigation, Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts Role of Expert Witnesses in Complex Litigation - Role of Expert Witnesses in Complex Litigation, Tuesday, June 20, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Role of Expert Witnesses in Complex Litigation - Role of Expert Witnesses in Complex Litigation, Tuesday, June 20, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Expert Witness 2017, Friday, June 23, 2017, New York, NY
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