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Milwaukee, WI, United States, 2009/01/28 - Anya Verkhovskaya named as the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of A.B. Data’s Class Action Administration Company.
Jerry Benjamin, Co-Managing Director of A.B. Data announced, “We are pleased to name Anya Verkhovskaya as the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of A.B. Data’s class action administration company.” Ms. Verkhovskaya had been serving as the Senior Vice President for the past eight years.
A.B. Data has earned an international reputation for expertly managing the complexities of class action administration in securities, ERISA, consumer, antitrust, employment, civil rights, insurance, environmental, and other class action cases. The company has offices in New York City, West Palm Beach, and Milwaukee.
Since joining the company, Ms. Verkhovskaya has led A.B. Data to become one of the premier class action administration companies in the country. Counted among the class action cases that A.B. Data has successfully administered are four of the largest securities fraud class action settlements in history. Ms. Verkhovskaya has also provided expert testimony and affidavits concerning class action notice manageability and adequacy as well as class certification and settlement issues.
During the Swiss Banks and other Holocaust-related class actions, Ms. Verkhovskaya served as a consultant to A.B. Data, and her work resulted in reaching out to millions of people who collectively spoke more than 80 languages and lived in 109 countries.
Ms. Verkhovskaya’s diverse background includes working with filmmaker Steven Spielberg, heading his eastern European and middle Asian operations of the Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation (currently USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education) and producing several award-winning documentary films.