Two CSG Attorneys Recognized Among 2020 New York Metro Super Lawyers
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC (“CSG”) is pleased to announce that two attorneys in its New York City office – Samuel Newbold and Matthew E. Foreman – have been selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of New York Super Lawyers.
“This recognition of Sam and Matt, both outstanding attorneys in their respective fields and representatives of the future of our firm, is welcome validation of the stellar team we have put in place across the river as we continue to expand our New York City presence,” noted Daniel A. Schwartz, CSG’s Managing Member. “We are grateful to our peers for their continued support in this prestigious listing.”
Newbold, Chair of CSG’s Immigration Law Group, has been selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of New York Super Lawyers – Rising Stars, which recognizes the top 2.5 percent of lawyers who are either under the age of 40 or have been in practice for ten years or less. Newbold, acknowledged as a Rising Star in the area of Immigration since 2014, represents companies from across the country as well as multinational organizations spanning the globe, providing counsel on employment-based immigration matters as well as corporate compliance best practices. He has developed a robust emerging companies practice, serves as a member of CSG’s Alternative Capital Group and manages the firm’s EB-5 practice.
A newcomer to the firm, Foreman was awarded the Super Lawyers distinction for 2020 in the Taxation area. He provides counsel on a broad range of tax issues to ensure that clients understand the tax implications of their operations and transactions, comply with federal, state and local tax laws and regulations, reduce the risk of a tax audit, and improve efficiency by eliminating unnecessary structures. Prior to joining CSG in September 2020, Foreman served as Managing Attorney of The Law Offices of Matthew E. Foreman P.C. He has been previously recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2018 and 2019.
Each year, the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of Thomson Reuters – Legal division, undertakes a multi-phase selection process. This process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation by the attorney-led research staff, a peer review by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check.