Eduard Korsinsky


Managing Partner

Tel: 212-363-7500

For more than two decades, Ed has represented clients in complex cases involving consumer, securities and labor matters. Ed has been named a New York “Super Lawyer” by Thompson Reuters and is recognized as one of the country’s leading practitioners in class action matters.

“I have worked with Ed Korsinsky for the past fourteen years. Ed is a consummate professional, who takes his responsibility to his clients extremely seriously. Ed is an excellent strategist who is always determined to effectively and efficiently win judgments for his clients. In addition, Ed is a pleasure to work with.”

Tony Chiarenza
Key Equity Investors, Inc.

Cases which Ed has litigated and obtained multi-million results include:

  • E-Trade Financial Corp. Securities Litigation No. 07-cv-8538 (S.D.N.Y. 2007) ($79 million recovery)
  • In re Activision, Inc. S’holder Derivative Litig. No. 06-cv-04771-MRP (JTLX)(C.D. Cal. 2006)(recovered $24 million in excess compensation)
  • Corinthian Colleges, Inc., S’holder Derivative Litig. SACV-06-0777-AHS (C.D. Cal. 2009)(obtained re-pricing of executive stock options providing more than $2 million in benefits to the company)
  • Pfeiffer v. Toll C.A. No. 4140-VCL (Del. Ch. 2010)($16.25 million in insider trading profits recovered)
  • In re Net2Phone, Inc. S’holders Litig. Case No. 1467-N (Del. Ch. 2005) (obtained increase in tender offer price from $1.70 per share to $2.05 per share)
  • In re Pamrapo Bancorp S’holder Litig. Docket C-89-09 (NJ Ch. Hudson Cty. 2011)(obtained supplemental disclosures following the filing of a motion for preliminary injunction, pursued case post-closing, secured key rulings on issues of first impression in New Jersey and defeated motion for summary judgment)
  • In re Google Inc. Class C S’holder Litig. C.A. No. 19786 (Del. Ch. 2012)(obtained payment ladder indemnifying investors up to $8 billion in losses stemming from trading discounts expected to affect the new stock)
  • Woodford v. M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. 1:2011cv00879 (D. Del. 2012)(one of a few successful challenges to say on pay voting, recovered millions of dollars in reductions to compensation)
  • i2 Technologies, Inc. S’holder Litig. C.A. No. 4003-CC (Del. Ch. 2008)( $4 million recovered, challenging fairness of certain asset sales made by the company)
  • Pfeiffer v. Alpert, et al. (Beazer Homes) C.A. No. 10-cv-1063-PD (D. Del. 2011)(obtained substantial revisions to an unlawful executive compensation structure)
  • In re NCS Healthcare, Inc. Securities Litigation C.A. CA 19786, (Del. Ch. 2002), (case settled for approximately $100 million)
  • Paraschos, et al. v. YBM Magnex International, Inc., et al.,No. 98-CV-6444 (E.D. Pa.) (United States and Canadian cases settled for $85 million Canadian)


  • New York University School of Law, LL.M, Master of Law(s) Taxation (1997)
  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D. (1995); Brooklyn College, B.S. (1992) summa cum laude, Accounting


  • New York (1996)
  • New Jersey (1996)
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York (1998)
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of New York (1998)
  • United States District Court, Northern District of New York (2011)
  • United States District Court of New Jersey (2012)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (2006)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (2010)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (2013)


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