PHILADELPHIA, April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael K. Yarnoff, formerly a senior partner at Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP, has joined the Kehoe Law Firm, P.C. ("KLF") as a partner in KLF's Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office.
Mr. Yarnoff has 25 years of experience, including 15 years prosecuting complex securities fraud class actions in federal courts throughout the United States. He has represented large institutional clients and individual shareholders and has acted as lead or co-lead counsel in a number of high profile cases, including Tyco International Ltd – a matter that resulted in a landmark $3.2 billion settlement.
"Michael is a first-class lawyer with an exceptional track record of achieving excellent results in numerous securities class actions over the years," said John Kehoe, founding partner of KLF. "We are very pleased to both welcome him to the firm and to be able to enhance the services we provide to our institutional and individual clients."
"Having worked with John, as well as the Firm's Director of Investigative Services, David Rabbiner, and its Director of Business Development, Kevin Cauley, at Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP for many years, it will truly be an honor and a privilege to reunite with people of the highest integrity and moral character," said Mr. Yarnoff. "I firmly believe our team possesses the depth and breadth of experience and commitment to vigorously investigate and prosecute corporate fraud and corruption on behalf of all injured shareholders."
Mr. Yarnoff also has litigated a number of cases against large mortgage lenders for violations of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974. He is a member of the Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware Bars, as well as the Courts of Appeal for the First, Second, Third, Sixth and Eleventh Circuits.
KLF is a multidisciplinary, plaintiff–side law firm dedicated to protecting investors and consumers from corporate fraud, negligence, and other wrongdoing. For additional information about the Firm, please visit www.kehoelawfirm.com.
Kehoe Law Firm, P.C.
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