<em>Chambers USA</em> Ranks Selendy Gay Among Nation’s Top Litigation Firms

June 6, 2024

Chambers USA Ranks Selendy Gay Among Nation’s Top Litigation Firms

Chambers and Partners recognized Selendy Gay as one of the nation’s leading law firms in General Commercial Litigation and Securities Litigation, along with three attorneys who were named leaders in their respective fields: Kelley Cornish, Faith Gay, and Philippe Selendy.

Selendy Gay was commended for its outstanding bench of “smart and motivated attorneys” and their innovation and creativity in navigating complex litigations. Clients report, “Strategically, Selendy put us in the best position possible to argue our case…”   Chambers also notes that our lawyers are “thoughtful, strategic, creative and a pleasure to work with."

Attorney Honors

Kelley Cornish was named a leading lawyer in both Chambers Nationwide and New York guides for Bankruptcy and Restructuring. Clients report that Kelley is “extraordinarily well-respected in the bankruptcy community” and that “she does a fantastic job navigating tough situations with a steady hand.”  Kelley joined Selendy Gay in 2024, expanding the firm’s complex commercial litigation capabilities in high-stakes restructuring and insolvency disputes, bankruptcy-related investigations and litigation involving breaches of fiduciary duty, fraudulent transfers, preferences, and equitable subordination.

Faith Gay was recognized once more for White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations and General Commercial Litigation. Her clients report, “She is a strategist who has a terrific manner dealing with people and examining witnesses.” Chambers highlights Faith’s work in high-stakes litigation covering commercial claims, white-collar issues, and matters of constitutional law.

Philippe Selendy was ranked for his work in General Commercial Litigation, especially for his role in leading the team that secured victories for Cerberus Capital Management. Chambers notes Philippe’s work representing institutional investors and financial institutions and maintaining an active practice defending companies in M&A-related and shareholder disputes. He is known by his clients as a “phenomenal lawyer” who is “innovative, thorough, detailed and strategic.”