Oliver Haker has experience representing corporations and individuals in a broad range of civil litigation, commercial disputes, and white collar criminal, SEC, and other regulatory enforcement matters. He has represented clients in connection with allegations of securities fraud, insider trading, theft of trade secrets, and professional misconduct, amongst other issues. Oliver has conducted sensitive internal investigations and represented major investment companies and broker-dealers in FINRA enforcement investigations and arbitrations regarding structured investment vehicles. Oliver has also represented clients in a number of environmental matters. He is regularly named one of New York’s Super Lawyers for securities litigation. Oliver is an adjunct professor at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City, where he teaches a course on contract drafting.

Prior to joining the firm, Oliver practiced with Latham & Watkins LLP. He is a graduate of New York University School of Law and received his Bachelor’s Degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania.

Oliver Haker has experience representing corporations and individuals in a broad range of civil litigation, commercial disputes, and white collar criminal, SEC, and other regulatory…

Education

New York University School of Law (J.D. 2002); University of Pennsylvania (B.A., summa cum laude, 1999)

Bar Admissions

New York State; Connecticut State; U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Activities and Affiliations

Adjunct Professor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Member, American Bar Association

Member, New York State Bar Association

Member, New York City Bar Association

Civil Litigation

Representation of broker-dealer in multiple FINRA arbitration matters.

Representation of limited liability companies in minority shareholder disputes.

Representation of national real estate developer in commercial dispute with consortium of lenders.

Representation of investment bank in litigation concerning multiple security sales.

Representation of international apparel manufacturer in litigation resulting from acquisition.

Representation of airline in commercial dispute related to aircraft leases.

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White Collar Defense & Regulation

Representation of leading renewable energy development company in a DOJ and SEC investigations regarding potential federal securities law violations.

Representation of hedge fund in a private insider trading case.

Representation of international accounting firm in internal and regulatory investigations, including SEC and PCAOB investigations.

Representation of international biopharmaceutical company in connection with internal investigation.

Pro Bono

Representation of Tibetan refugees petitioning for asylum in the United States.

Representation of Brooklyn community board in zoning variance dispute.

Represention of Panamanian juvenile petitioning for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status in the United States.

Cohen & Gresser is pleased to announce that 35 of the firm's New York and Washington D.C.­based attorneys have been named to the 2020 Super Lawyers List across a wide range of practice areas. C&G co-­founder Mark S Cohen and partners Jonathan S Abernethy and Daniel H Tabak have also been named to the Super Lawyers list of the top 100 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area, and partner Karen H Bromberg has been recognized as one of the top 50 women lawyers in the New York metropolitan area.
We are pleased to announce that 33 of our New York and Washington D.C.-based C&G attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers this year across a wide range of practice areas. Super Lawyers also selected C&G co-founder Mark S Cohen and partners Jonathan S Abernethy and Daniel H Tabak to its list of the top 100 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area, and partner Karen H Bromberg to its list of the top 50 women lawyers in the New York metropolitan area.
We are pleased to announce that thirty of our New York and Washington, D.C.-based C&G attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers this year across a wide range of practice areas. Super Lawyers also selected C&G co-founders Mark S Cohen and Lawrence T Gresser to its list of the top 100 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area, and partners Karen H Bromberg and Alexandra Wald as two of its top 50 women lawyers in New York. Super Lawyers ranks outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Fewer than five percent of all lawyers in the U.S. receive this honor.
Twenty-eight of our New York and Washington D.C.-based Cohen & Gresser attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers this year across a wide range of practice areas. Super Lawyers also named C&G co-founding partner Mark S Cohen to its list of the top 100 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area, and partners Karen H Bromberg and Alexandra Wald to its top 50 women lawyers in New York list. Super Lawyers ranks outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Fewer than five percent of all lawyers in the U.S. receive this honor.

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