Scott BermanPartner at Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman (USA)
Scott Berman is a litigation partner at Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP in New York. He has a varied practice in complex commercial disputes, particularly in securities, hedge fund, fraud, and bankruptcy litigation. Amongst others, he represents and advises large institutional investors, funds of funds, investment advisors, officers and directors and wealthy individuals in high-profile matters involving hedge funds and their auditors, administrators, prime brokers, and other professionals, and has procured significant settlements. He also regularly handles matters involving fraudulent conveyance, breach of fiduciary duty, and other claims arising out of bankruptcies and receiverships.
Mr. Berman represents both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts, including at trial and arbitration. He also acts as an arbitrator in cases involving financial disputes and has twenty years of experience serving as a mediator.