Lerach Tops Milberg, Ranks #1 In Plaintiffs Firm Survey

Law360, New York (February 7, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- A bitter breakup with his former mentor and a pesky federal investigation into alleged rewards for lead plaintiffs haven’t stopped William Lerach from cementing his position as the dean of the securities litigation plaintiffs bar.

Our survey of the plaintiffs firms, which measures how many new actions the top plaintiffs firms brought last year, shows that Lerach’s firm is clearly outpacing Milberg Weiss, the East Coast firm from which Lerach split in 2004.

Below are the top 10 firms in our survey of the top securities...
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