Founded in 1928, Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard is a law firm that serves clients in New York, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland. The firm practices in the areas of litigation, real estate, and corporate, finance and business transactions. It handles cases for businesses, individuals and Fortune 500 companies. Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard also specializes in the fields of tax, trusts and estates, and bankruptcy and corporate restructuring. The firm provides counseling for the sale and lease of real properties. Its clients include Ritchie Capital Management, RD Management, and Bed Bath & Beyond. Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard manages an employment law department that handles cases related to compliance issues.