Fine, Kaplan and Black, R.P.C.

Firm Overview

“It is difficult to conceive
of better representation...”

Court Opinion in NASDAQ Market Makers Antitrust Litigation.

Fine, Kaplan and Black is a nationally recognized firm located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which devotes its practice entirely to complex litigation, with particular emphasis on antitrust, class actions, commercial and consumer litigation.

Fine, Kaplan and Black was founded in 1975 by Aaron Fine, Arthur Kaplan, and Allen Black in the hope of creating a small firm of outstanding lawyers whose litigation skills were second to none. The firm takes pride in its exceptional lawyers and staff. Our attorneys possess high academic credentials, maintain strong community ties, communicate effectively, and are held in very high regard by the courts and their peers. The collective skill of our team allows the firm to do better work, more efficiently. Our relentless focus is on getting the best possible results for our clients.

Fine, Kaplan and Black has consistently been ranked as one of the premier antitrust practices in Pennsylvania by the Chambers USA Client Guide. The Guide praises Fine, Kaplan and Black as an "excellent boutique firm" that is comprised of "erudite and capable attorneys."

The Chambers Guide describes our firm as "excellent" and has listed partners Allen Black, Roberta Liebenberg and Gerard Dever as leading members of the antitrust and commercial litigation bars. Mr. Black has been described as "one of the finest antitrust lawyers around – and one of the nicest, too." The Guide has stated that Ms. Liebenberg's "track record is extraordinary and she is especially good at dealing with the complex economic issues involved in antitrust law." The National Law Journal has named Ms. Liebenberg one of the "50 Most Influential Women Lawyers in America."

In addition, Allen Black, Roberta Liebenberg, Donald Perelman, and Jeffrey Istvan have been named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers by Philadelphia Magazine. In 2008, 2009 and 2010, Ms. Liebenberg was named one of the "Top Ten Super Lawyers in Pennsylvania" in Philadelphia Magazine, the only woman in Pennsylvania to achieve this designation. In addition, every year since 2004, Ms. Liebenberg and Mr. Black have been named among the Top 100 Super Lawyers in both Philadelphia and Pennsylvania. Also, partners Gerard Dever and Paul Costa have been identified as "Rising Stars" by the Super Lawyer magazine. The U.S. Legal 500 listed Mr. Black, Ms. Liebenberg and Mr. Perelman as some of the nation's "leading lawyers" in the field of antitrust class actions and Benchmark Plaintiffs identified Mr. Perelman as one of its "Local Litigation Stars."

We invite you to learn more about Fine, Kaplan and Black on our website or by contacting us at (215) 567-6565.