Max Shifrin Biography
Max Shifrin (Maximillian S. Shifrin) is an American attorney specializing in commercial litigation. He serves as a litigation partner at BakerHostetler. He is the husband to ABC’s The View co-host Sara Haines.
Max Shifrin Age
He was born on January 18, 1983 in the United States. He is five years younger than his wife.
Max Shifrin Height
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Max Shifrin Education
He attended the University of Connecticut graduating in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Political Science. He later joined Brooklyn Law School graduating J.D., cum laude in 2010.
Max Shifrin Ethnicity
He is of Russian ancestry.
Max Shifrin Religion
Max is Jewish.
Max Shifrin Parents
He has not revealed the names of his parents but he has said they immigrated from the former Soviet Union. He was raised in New Jersey alongside his brother Eugene Smelyansky.
My parents immigrated from the former Soviet Union, an undeniable shithole. They come in all colors.
— Max Shifrin (@MaxShifrin) January 12, 2018
Max Shifrin Sara Haines Husband
Max married his wife Sara Haines on November 22, 2014. The couple met through a dating site, OkCupid and they began dating, nine months later he proposed.
Sara Haines is an American journalist who is a co-host of ABC’s ‘The View’ and also hosts ‘The Chase’. She is a former ABC correspondent and co-host of “GMA 3: Strahan, Sara & Keke.”
Max Shifrin Children
Max and his wife have three children together; Alec Richard (born in march 2016), Sandra Grace (born in December 2017) and Caleb Joseph (born in June 2019).
Max Shifrin Attorney
Max is an attorney who is a member of the American Bar Association: Litigation Section, New York State Bar Association and New York City Bar Association. He has also been named on the New York Metro Super Lawyers ” Rising Star’ (2014 to 2021). He serves as a litigation partner at BakerHostetler where he is a former associate.
He represents individuals, small businesses and large institutions in state and federal courts across the country. He provides his clients with the judicious advocacy they need to win at every phase of litigation: on the pleadings, in a discovery dispute, at trial, or on appeal.
According to BakerLaw website, he represents clients across many industries, including energy conglomerates, real estate developers, government agencies and public authorities, hotels, financial institutions, general contractors, software developers, insurers and bankruptcy trustees.
He also serves as a senior member of the BakerHostetler team serving as court-appointed counsel to the Securities Investor Protection Act (SIPA) Trustee for the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC (BLMIS), an unprecedented effort involving more than 1,000 lawsuits filed by the SIPA Trustee to recover assets for the benefit of defrauded BLMIS customers.
Some of his settlements include; settlement on behalf of a creditor in a multimillion-dollar New York foreclosure action. The representation involved significant motion practice and hearings in the Commercial Division of the New York Supreme Court; Obtained a dismissal in favor of a residential property owner in a putative class action in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania arising out of the property owner’s assessment of late fees; Obtained a settlement for a New York contractor in a multimillion-dollar Employee Retirement Income Security Act action brought by benefit funds for delinquent contributions. The representation involved extensive document collection, review and production, numerous depositions, and significant motion practice and hearings in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York among others.
Prior to joining BakerHostetler, he was an associate at Storch Amini $ Munves, PC. He also was an associate ay Fried Frank. He was a judicial intern at the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. He then joined the United States Attorney’s Office as a student prosecutor.
Max Shifrin Net worth
Max has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
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