New York, NY, September 11, 2023 – Kibler Fowler & Cave LLP announced today that it has elevated Daniel J. Stujenske, a seasoned trial lawyer with more than a decade of experience litigating complex commercial matters, to Partner. Dan has also been named Head of the Firm’s New York office.
“We are thrilled to welcome Dan to the partnership,” said Managing Partner Mike Kibler. “He is a gifted lawyer, with deep experience working on a wide variety of complex commercial cases. Dan’s leadership in New York will build upon KF&C’s established national reputation and further enhance the Firm’s ability to handle sophisticated litigation matters on behalf of our clients based on the East Coast and internationally.”
Dan’s practice focuses on a variety of complex commercial litigation and arbitration, including in the real estate, finance, insurance and reinsurance, pharmaceuticals, and retail and consumer products industries. Dan has handled a wide range of disputes, including breach of contract litigation and arbitration, insurance coverage litigation, company-threatening class actions, and false advertising litigation between competitors. He also counsels clients on contractual and advertising matters in non-litigation and pre-litigation contexts.
Partner John Fowler said, “Dan has a stellar reputation as a trial attorney and is known for his unsurpassed client service. As Head of the Firm’s New York office, Dan will play a key role in KF&C’s strategic growth plan. We are very pleased to welcome him to the partnership.” Partner Matt Cave added, “Dan has a record of achieving outstanding results on behalf of our clients. He is an amazing mentor to our junior attorneys and trial teams. We look forward to Dan’s continued contributions as a leader at KF&C.”
“I have been fortunate to work with such talented colleagues at KF&C and an exceptional roster of clients,” said Dan. “It is an honor to join the KF&C partnership with my mentor and friend, Mike, and the highly skilled litigators John and Matt. I look forward to continuing to collaborate with the impressive KF&C team as well as growing the Firm’s New York office.”
Dan has been Counsel at KF&C since the founding of the Firm in January 2020. He was previously an associate and then counsel at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. He received a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a James Kent Scholar, and a B.A., cum laude, from Georgetown University. He is admitted to practice law in the state and federal courts of New York and Pennsylvania.
About Kibler Fowler & Cave LLP
Kibler Fowler & Cave LLP is an award-winning boutique trial and litigation firm headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in New York, Philadelphia and Princeton. The Firm specializes in business litigation, real estate litigation, financial services litigation, entertainment and intellectual property litigation, cannabis litigation, appellate litigation, blockchain litigation, and government and internal investigations.