Rising Star: Labaton Sucharow's Joseph Fonti

Law360, New York (April 02, 2012, 6:43 PM ET) -- Joseph Fonti of Labaton Sucharow LLP has tallied historic victories for shareholders in recent securities fraud cases involving stock-options backdating and auditor liability, landing him a spot among Law360’s top five securities partners under 40.

Fonti, 37, has carved out a reputation as a top securities attorney in New York by prosecuting class actions on behalf of institutional investors and other fraud plaintiffs. In January 2010, he secured a $160.5 million settlement for Broadcom Corp. shareholders in a suit over the company’s alleged scheme to backdate...
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