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Sebastian Goldstein and Craig Baron join Rawle & Henderson as Partners

Rawle & Henderson LLP is pleased to announce that Sebastian A. Goldstein and Craig D. Baron have joined the firm as partners.

Sebastian Goldstein is a partner in our Marlton, New Jersey office. Sebastian concentrates his law practice in the areas of environmental, toxic and mass torts, class actions, product liability, premises liability, professional liability and construction defects. He has represented clients in New Jersey, Maryland and the District of Columbia in multicounty, state and federal litigation. Sebastian earned his J.D. from American University’s Washington College of Law in 1999. He earned his B.A. in Psychology and Literature from American University in 1995. He served as Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Steven P. Perskie of the Superior Court of New Jersey and worked as a Criminal Prosecutor with the Arlington Virginia Commonwealth Attorney’s Office. Sebastian is admitted to practice in New Jersey, Maryland, and the District of Columbia, and also the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland and the D.C. Court of Appeals. Mr. Goldstein has served as both Local and National Coordinating Counsel for several defendants in toxic tort litigation, managing expert medical and scientific witnesses, working closely with clients with respect to discovery matters, witness development and product identification investigation. Sebastian has been called upon to train lawyers in various jurisdictions on effective trial techniques and deposition strategies in the mass tort setting.  He has also presented to various groups, including continuing legal education classes and industry training seminars on deposition and trial tactics and strategy. Prior to Joining Rawle & Henderson LLP, Sebastian was Of Counsel at a regional defense litigation law firm managing the firm’s toxic tort litigation department.

Sebastian can be reached directly at (856) 797-8924 • sgoldstein@rawle.com

Craig Baron is a partner in our New York City office. Craig focuses his law practice on aviation litigation and environmental, mass and toxic tort litigation. He has served as National and Local Counsel to several Fortune 500 companies regarding asbestos and other toxic tort liability. He has handled all aspects of the defense of these claims from discovery through trial. Mr. Baron has counseled and defended insurers regarding pollution, health hazard and asbestos-related matters. He has negotiated coverage-in-place-agreements, policy commutations and structured settlements and has defended clients in coverage litigation. Craig earned his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in 2001 and his B.A. from Brandeis University in 1998. He was selected as a New York Rising Star by Super Lawyers and Law & Politics Magazine in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York, and also the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. He is a member of the American Bar Association and New York County Lawyers Association. Prior to joining Rawle & Henderson LLP, Craig was a partner with an international insurance litigation firm based in Manhattan.

Craig can be reached directly at (212) 323-7073 • cbaron@rawle.com