Schulman Law

A boutique law firm dedicated to the success of your business.

Dan J. Schulman

Dan is a founding member of the firm. He has 39 years of experience managing complex commercial litigations, arbitrations, and appeals. He is well-known for handling complex commercial litigations. Unusually, the firm is willing to handle appropriate cases on a contingency basis.

Timothy Straub

Timothy has wide ranging experience representing individuals and businesses, as both plaintiffs and defendants, in all manner of commercial disputes and civil litigation, including breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, insurance, intellectual property and securities claims. He has practiced extensively in both state and federal courts and before ADR forums.

What we do

We are a New York based firm that focuses on serving our clients' business needs worldwide. We strive to be a firm of first choice for clients seeking sophisticated, high-value legal services. The twin watchwords are judgment and creativity.

Litigation and Arbitration

We represent clients of all sizes in trials, arbitrations, and appeals, in federal and state courts. Our attorneys handle disputes ranging in size from hundreds of millions of dollars, down to smaller commercial matters.

Corporate and Securities Practice

We represent U.S. and international firms in connection with ordinary and extraordinary transactions, including in most areas of banking and finance. From NDAs and memorandums of understanding to closed deals, we're with you all the way.

Bankruptcy and Restructuring

We have extensive experience in all aspects of U.S. bankruptcy, from filing involuntary and voluntary bankruptcy petitions; litigation and negotiation of adversary proceedings; negotiation and litigation of plans of reorganization, use of cash collateral; filing, estimation and litigation of claims; the plan disclosure and confirmation process; and the acquisition of assets through bankruptcy sales.

Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Corruption Compliance, and Corporate Governance

We counsel domestic companies, their foreign affiliates, foreign companies, and individuals on the scope, meaning, and application of AML, KYC, FCPA, UK Bribery Act, and related laws and regulations, involving a wide spectrum of countries and issues.


We advise on all aspects of the employment relationship, ranging from employment manuals, policies, and employment contracts, to investigation and defense of employment disputes.

Reinsurance and Insurance

We represent clients in insurance and reinsurance disputes, including policies for excess coverage, facultative, and treaty reinsurance, as well as property and casualty insurance.

Get in touch

How we can help move your business forward? Drop us a line and we can find out together.

  • Address

    11 Broadway, Suite 615
    New York, New York 10004
  • Emails

    Dan J. Schulman
    Timothy Straub
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