4 Cooper Levenson Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018 Edition

Atlantic City, N.J. —Lloyd D. Levenson, Lynne Levin Kaufman, Kimberly Maxson-Rushton and Ronald G. Lieberman were recently selected by their peers for inclusion among The Best Lawyers in America® 2018, announced Cooper Levenson today. Levenson and Kaufman were named in Gaming Law. Maxson-Rushton was recognized in Gaming Law and Administrative/Regulatory Law. Lieberman was named in Family Law.

“We are proud to call these individuals our colleagues,” said Kenneth J. Calemmo, Jr., chief operating officer, Cooper Levenson. “Along with solid qualifications, they consistently demonstrate a professionalism and integrity that exemplifies the highest ideals in law.”

Lloyd D. Levenson is Chief Executive Officer of the firm and Chairman of the Casino Law Practice Group. He and the firm have been instrumental in developing and implementing all aspects of gaming law, including the newest developments in online or Internet gaming (i-gaming) law, sports wagering legal matters, mobile gaming matters, and pari-mutuel betting issues. The East Coast Gaming Congress, now held annually, came about because of his dedicated persistence, working with area opinion leaders to make it a reality. This is the tenth time that Levenson is listed in Best Lawyers®.

Lynne Levin Kaufman is a partner at Cooper Levenson. She has been practicing gaming law full-time since 1988. Kaufman advises clients on licensure, financings, casino acquisitions and sales, compliance, investigations, new game and gaming equipment approvals, public debt offerings, bank financings and periodic reporting. Her clients also depend on her to guide them in Internet gaming, mobile gaming, pari-mutuel betting, skilled gaming, and promotional sweepstakes and contests. This is the fifth time that Kaufman is listed in Best Lawyers®.

Kimberly Maxson-Rushton is a partner based in Cooper Levenson’s Las Vegas, Nevada office. She formerly served in the Clark County District Attorney’s Office, in the Attorney General’s Office, and the Nevada Gaming Commission. She was Chairman of Nevada’s Transportation Services Authority. This is the fifth time that Maxson-Rushton is listed in Best Lawyers®.

Ron Lieberman is a partner and chair of the Family Law Practice, based in the Cherry Hill office. He appears regularly before the Family Court in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem Counties and also practices before the Superior Court – Appellate Division. He has litigated on virtually all aspects of family law including property settlement agreements, equitable distribution, alimony, child support, custody, college expenses, and counsel fees. Ron is one of only 3% of attorneys in the state to be certified as a Matrimonial Law Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Best Lawyers® peer-reviewed listings are now published internationally. For the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 7.3 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in almost 55,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition.

Date Published: August 22, 2017


Written by: Brittany A. Bonetti