Joshua M. Lifshitz
Joshua M. Lifshitz, has over twenty years of legal experience. He successfully prosecuted numerous class and derivative actions on behalf of investors, resulting in substantial recoveries and effectuating strong corporate governance reforms on behalf of stockholders. Mr. Lifshitz has been lead or co-lead counsel in numerous successful class and individual actions.
Prior to establishing the firm in 2013, Mr. Lifshitz, in 1999, was the co-founder of Bull & Lifshitz, LLP, where he established himself as a premier plaintiff’s lawyer in the United States. Securities Class Action Services recognized his predecessor firm on two occasions as one of the top 50 plaintiffs' law firms ranked by total cash amount of final securities class action settlements in which the law firm served as lead or co-lead counsel. Mr. Lifshitz’s practice has included a wide variety of litigation matters involving the federal securities laws, shareholder and consumer class actions, insurance law, federal and state antitrust laws, and various other commercial matters. Mr. Lifshitz is a graduate of Brooklyn College and St. Johns University School of Law. Mr. Lifshitz has received his CPA from the State of Maryland. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York and State of New Jersey and the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.
Edward W. Miller
Prior to Lifshitz & Miller, Edward W. Miller was a civil trial attorney with thirty years of experience in cases ranging from libel and slander to securities class actions. In the late 90's, Mr. Miller led a trial team of four different law firms in the consolidated cases Webb vs. United Automobile Workers in central Illinois, and in 2005 through 2008 Miller led a trial team in a series of lawsuits against the New York State Department of Corrections. Having appeared on ABC World News Tonight and Court T.V. in connection with high profile cases, Mr. Miller has won all but two of the over twenty jury trials he has taken to verdict. At the conclusion of his first jury trial, Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge R. Donahue wrote of Miller: "Particularly in light of the clear and unarguable nature of the uniqueness of this case Mr. Miller has demonstrated skill, attention and ability in achieving the final jury result." [Budny vs. National Wrestling Alliance, et al., Cuyahoga County Court of Common Please, Case No. CV-104231, March 26, 1990 Order].
Mr. Miller is a graduate of The University of Michigan (B.A.) and the University of Connecticut School of Law (J.D.). He is admitted to United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio and has tried cases to verdict in Ohio, New Jersey, and New York in both federal and state courts.
Matthew Hettrich received his Juris Doctorate from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center (“Touro Law”) in 2016 where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Touro Law Review. Upon graduation from Touro Law, he began work in the offices of Lifshitz & Miller. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York.