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Published on: January 11, 2022

Opinion: Trump wants the Jan. 6 suits against him dismissed. Why he's on shaky ground.

In their new op-ed, founding partner Roberta (“Robbie”) Kaplan, partner Joshua Matz, and partner Ray Tolentino explain how former President Trump has sought to avoid legal responsibility for his role...
Published on: December 30, 2021

Opinion: White supremacists are using an old playbook but so are the lawyers fighting them

On Tuesday, founding partner Roberta Kaplan and Karen Dunn, partner at Paul, Weiss and co-counsel in Kaplan Hecker & Fink's Charlottesville lawsuit, published an op-ed in The Washington Post,...
Published on: May 14, 2021

Roberta Kaplan Builds Progressive Firm Suing Trump, Defending Wall Street

A hero to liberals for helping to legalize same-sex marriage, Kaplan is now leading New York’s hottest law firm with a focus on suing Trump while taking on Wall Street — as clients. “The consensus in...
Published on: May 6, 2021

#MeToo Claims Will Fare Well In Court Post-COVID

Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP associate Rachel Tuchman was joined by Yale Law School students to demonstrate on Law360 why "#MeToo Claims Will Fare Well In Court Post-COVID," and explain that "as...
Published on: April 19, 2021

Trump Rape Accuser Asks Court to Keep Defamation Suit Alive

“Only in a world gone mad could it be presidential, not personal, for Trump to punitively slander a woman for revealing a decades-old sexual assault.”
Published on: February 11, 2021

Roberta Kaplan Appears on "Your Political Playlist" Podcast

Founding Partner Roberta Kaplan joined Emily Tisch Sussman on her "Your Political Playlist" podcast for a discussion of the ongoing efforts to hold Donald Trump accountable, including impeachment and...
Published on: February 10, 2021

With Lava Jato Closing Up Shop, What Comes Next?

As Brazil's Operation "Lava Jato" wraps up, Sean Hecker, Marshall Miller, and Ana Frischtak analyzed the impact of "perhaps this century’s most important anti-corruption investigation" for the NYU...
Published on: February 8, 2021

Roberta Kaplan, The Lawyer Taking On Donald Trump And The Far-right

"I don't really like a bully." Roberta Kaplan spoke to AFP about what drives her to take on Donald Trump and the far right. Read an English translation of the article from Barron's.
Published on: January 22, 2021

Roberta Kaplan and Gabrielle Tenzer Named Runners-Up for Litigation Daily "Litigator of the Week"

Congratulations to Roberta Kaplan and Gabrielle Tenzer, who were named runners-up for this week's Litigation Daily "Litigator of the Week" for their success in defending Brown University in an...
Published on: January 8, 2021

Yes, Congress Should Impeach Trump Before he Leaves Office

In their latest piece for the Washington Post, Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP partner Joshua Matz and Harvard Law School professor Laurence Tribe explained that "the House would be fully justified in...