About the Author
BLAINE H. BORTNICK represents both individuals and companies in a wide range of employment, securities and complex commercial litigation matters in federal and state courts, as well as before arbitration tribunals throughout the United States and abroad. As a veteran New York employment practioner, Mr. Bortnick has counseled high-level executives in a variety of industries, including many hedge fund managers. His expertise and in-depth knowledge of the intricacies of compensation arrangements unique to this field and non-competition issues have enabled him to negotiate favorable contracts and exit packages, as well as successfully litigate on behalf of his clients.
Mr. Bortnick also has an active and diverse commercial litigation practice. His clients include both public and private companies in a variety of industries, foremost among them the securities industry, the banking industry and the oil & gas industry. These representations have ranged from complex contract disputes to international bank and securities fraud cases.
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