Kenneth M. Rehns represents institutional and individual investors in state and federal securities litigations nationwide. His work includes complex shareholder class-actions and individual actions, shareholder derivative actions and merger and proxy challenges. Prior to joining Saxena White, Mr. Rehns was a Senior Associate at Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC, a well-known national securities litigation firm where he was as an active member of litigation teams that recovered nearly $2 billion on behalf of investors and achieved meaningful corporate reforms over the span of just eight years, including cases against Countrywide Financial Corp. ($500 million recovery), Royal Bank of Scotland (a $275 million recovery), Bear Stearns ($505 million recovery), Credit Suisse (a $110 million recovery), IntraLinks Holdings (a $14 million recovery) and Ally Securities, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and UBS Securities (a $335 million recovery).
Mr. Rehns’ efforts have focused on all stages of litigation from case origination through pre-trial discovery and resolution. In particular, Mr. Rehns lead discovery efforts in a securities fraud action in which nearly two million pages were produced and 21 depositions were taken in just a short time period, which ultimately led to a successful settlement at the conclusion of fact discovery.
Mr. Rehns has been regularly recognized for his legal abilities as well. Before moving to South Florida in mid-2017, Mr. Rehns was selected as a Rising Star in Securities Litigation by SuperLawyers Magazine in 2015, 2016, and 2017 in the New York Metro Area.
Mr. Rehns earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from The George Washington University in 2005 with a concentration in Business, Economics and Public Policy, graduating with honors. He received his Juris Doctor from the Syracuse University College of Law in 2008, again graduating cum laude. During law school, Mr. Rehns served as an Associate Editor of the Syracuse University Journal of International Law and Commerce and a member of the Business and Community Development Law Clinic.
Mr. Rehns is a member of the New York, New Jersey and Florida Bars. He is admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York and the District of New Jersey.
- Syracuse University College of Law, JD
- The George Washington University, BA
- New York
- New Jersey
- U.S.D.C. Southern District of New York
- U.S.D.C. District of New Jersey
- U.S. Court of Appeals Second Circuit
- Securities Class Actions
- Case Analysis