Brower Piven

A Professional Corporation

Brower Piven is one of the leading firms handling shareholder derivative litigation, frequently representing clients in cases in federal and state courts throughout the country, including the Delaware Chancery Court.  Brower Piven has been at the forefront of protecting shareholders’ investments by causing important changes in corporate governance either as part of the global settlement of derivative cases or through court orders.


Brower Piven is or has been appointed plaintiffs’ lead or co-lead counsel in a number of shareholder derivative actions, including: 

  • In re: The Bear Stearns Companies Inc. Derivative Litig., 08 MD 1963 (S.D.N.Y.)
  • Lockheed Martin Corp. Derivative Litig. (Smith v. Stevens), 11 Civ. 7148 (S.D.N.Y.)
  • In re Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., 07 Civ. 9633 (S.D.N.Y.)
  • Citigroup Derivative Litig. (Cohen v. Prince), 07 Civ. 10344 (S.D.N.Y.)