Sirote & Permutt And Attorneys Selected For 2008 Chambers USA's List Of The Best
Birmingham -- Alabama law firm Sirote & Permutt was selected for inclusion in the prestigious 2008 Chambers USA directory, as were several of the firm's individual attorneys. The firm was selected in the category of Corporate/Commercial Law for its "excellent team of lawyers" and their "tremendous expertise." The selection was based on Sirote's significant experience in such areas as restructuring, securities, negotiations, taxation, smaller business transactions, employee benefits, real estate financing and other commercial ventures.
Individual Sirote attorneys recognized were:
Managing partner John Cooper in the area of Corporate/Commercial who Chambers says "continues to impress with his work on large transactions and securities. . . . He’s a quality, intelligent guy who can see the right issues; if I were looking for a lawyer to represent me, he’d be at the top of my list.”
Maury Shevin in the area of Banking & Finance, who according to Chambers "maintains his solid reputation for business, real estate and regulatory matters."
Steven Brickman in the area of Real Estate. Chambers points to Brickman's being both "experienced and able." His peers told the publication: "Of all the attorneys I’ve worked with he’s one of my favorites - he focuses on the deal in hand and moves it forward for his clients.”
Jerry Held in the area of Real Estate. Held, who chairs Sirote's Mortgage Banking practice, was identified by Chambers as a recognized name "specializing in foreclosure and practicing on a more national level."