NEW YORK, NY—Leslie D. Corwin has joined Duane Morris LLP as of counsel in the firm’s Trial Practice Group in its New York office. Prior to joining Duane Morris, Corwin was the managing partner of Eisner, LLP’s New York office.
Corwin is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer focusing 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 disputes.
Corwin is a member of the American Law Institute, the Committee on Character and Fitness for the Supreme Court of the State of New York, First Judicial Department, and serves on multiple other court committees. In 2019, he was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the New York Law Journal and was named one of its inaugural New York Trailblazers. He was named last month to the American Lawyer’s 2021 Inaugural List of Northeast Trailblazers. He is a frequent analyst on CNN, CNBC, Fox, The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times. His book Law Firm Partnership Agreements, which he co-authored, remains the definitive treatise on the subject.
Corwin is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law (J.D., 1973) and Brown University (B.A., 1969).