Rising Star: Kasowitz's Adam Ziffer

Law360, New York (April 16, 2010, 1:38 PM EDT) -- As a lawyer for corporate policyholders whose claims have been denied, Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman LLP's Adam Ziffer frequently faces off against 20 or 30 insurance companies. Against such formidable defendants, he has brought home multimillion-dollar settlements for a Philips Electronics North America Corp. unit in an asbestos exposure coverage case and for a Gotham Organization Inc. shopping center in an environmental liability case, making him one of Law360's 10 insurance lawyers under 40 to watch.

Ziffer, 39, represented Gotham subsidiary DC USA — now...
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