Wallace A. Showman has litigated dozens of successful class actions and derivative cases involving securities, corporate transactions, and consumer protection over the past thirty years, including In re Telxon Corp. Securities Litigation (D. Ohio); In re Cendant Securities Litigation (D. N.J.); In re Warner Lambert Derivative Litigation (Del. Ch.); ITT v. Hilton Hotels Corp. et al., CV-S-97-0095-PMP(RLH) (D. Nev.); In re PaineWebber Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.); In re ICN /Viratek Securities Litigation(S.D.N.Y.); In re Northeast Utilities Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.); In re Amdahl Corp. Shareholders Litigation (Del. Ch.); In re U.S. Banknote Corp. Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.); Sommerfield v. Tracinda (D. Nev.); In re Marion Merrell Dow Inc. Securities Litigation (E.D. Mo.); and In re Gulf Oil/ Cities/Cities Service Tender Offer Litigation (S.D.N.Y.).
Mr. Showman’s federal practice is nationwide, and he is a member of the federal bars in New York and Colorado, as well as the appellate bar in the Second Circuit (New York) and Fifth Circuit (Texas). He is also admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court.
New York University School of Law
Queens College, New York City
New York, 1989
U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of New York