Bio

Robert Wallner

Partner

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Contact Information:
Phone: 212-594-5300

Education:
B.A., magna cum laude, University of Pennsylvania, 1976
J.D., New York University, 1979

Bar Admissions:
New York, 1980
Mr. Wallner has litigated complex securities, consumer and antitrust class actions throughout the country. He has represented plaintiffs in lawsuits arising out of the Madoff Ponzi scheme, including the court-appointed litigation trustee of two Madoff "feeder funds." He has also represented investors in In re Merck & Co., Inc. Securities Litigation (D.N.J.), which resulted in a $1.062 billion recovery, In re Initial Public Offering Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y), In re CMS Energy Corporation Securities Litigation (E.D. Mich.), and In re Deutsche Telekom AG Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.), and consumers in In re Synthroid Marketing Litigation (N.D. Ill.) and the Mercedes-Benz Tire Litigation (D.N.J.).

Mr. Wallner is a frequent lecturer on securities and complex litigation issues. He has served on the editorial board of Securities Litigation Report, as a faculty member of the American Bar Association’s First Annual National Institute on Securities Litigation and Arbitration, and as a member of the Federal Courts Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. He has been recognized in Lawdragon's "100 Lawyers You Need to Know in Securities Litigation."