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Best Lawyers® Ranks 13 Tannenbaum Helpern Attorneys to 2023 New York City Metro Rankings

08.17.2022  •  Press Release

New York, NY, August 17, 2022Tannenbaum Helpern is pleased to announce its top-tier rankings in Best Lawyers® annual lists for 2023. Recognized attorneys span the firm’s practices in Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Copyright Law, Investment Management, Real Estate Law, and Trusts & Estates, as well as the firm’s notable area of expertise in Distribution/Franchise Law.

Ten attorneys in Tannenbaum Helpern’s New York City-based practice were selected for 2023, with an additional three lawyers named as “Ones to watch”. Managing Partner, Andrew W. Singer, commented, “Attorneys from multiple practices across Tannenbaum Helpern were selected as New York Metro Best Lawyers this year. We are truly proud and honored by such exceptional recognition of our attorneys. Without doubt, this reflects the firm’s dedication and devotion to excellence in legal and client service.”

Partner Kenneth M. Block, Co-Chair of Tannenbaum Helpern’s Construction & Design Practice, was recognized as Best Lawyers® Lawyer of the year in Construction – Litigation, New York City. Singer went on to recognize the achievements of Block, noting, “Ken possesses extraordinary legal expertise as well as valuable and practical business knowledge. He has a deep understanding of the construction industry, and his distinguished leadership is appreciated within and outside the firm.”

Tannenbaum Helpern congratulates the following lawyers named to Best Lawyers 2023

2023 Lawyer of The Year

Kenneth M. "Ken" Block

Construction & Design Law

2023 Best Lawyers

Kenneth M. Block

Robert E. Helpern

Andre R. Jaglom

Yolanda Kanes

Construction Law

Real Estate Law

Distribution and Franchise Law

Litigation – Trusts & Estates

Joel A. Klarreich

L. Donald Prutzman

Paul D. Sarkozi

Eric S. Schoenfeld


Copyright Law

Commercial Litigation

Real Estate Law

Vincent J. Syracuse

Michael G. Tannenbaum

Commercial Litigation

Investment Management

2023 Ones to Watch

Amanda Leone

Brandon P. Reiner

Andrew P. Yacyshyn

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Employment Law


About Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers notes that its methodology “is based entirely on peer review. [Their] process is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.” Best Lawyers’ patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

About Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP

Since 1978, Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP has combined a powerful mix of insight, creativity, industry knowledge, legal talent and experience to successfully guide clients through periods of challenge and opportunity. Our mission is to deliver the highest quality legal services in a practical and efficient manner and to provide the judgment, common sense and legal acumen of well trained, business minded lawyers, all within a culture that fosters an inclusive and respectful workplace. Through our commitment to exceptional service and driven by a focus on results, Tannenbaum Helpern continues to earn the loyalty of our clients and a reputation for excellence. For more information, visit

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