Zivotofsky v. Kerry, 135 S.Ct. 2076 (2015); Zivotofsky v. Clinton, 566 U.S. 189 (2012)
Twelve-year lawsuit to enforce federal statute that entitles a U.S. citizen born in Jerusalem to have “Israel” listed on his or her U.S. passport as the place of birth. Lewin & Lewin argued this case twice in the Supreme Court of the United States.
Boim v. Holy Land Foundation, 549 F.3d 685 (7th Cir. 2008) (en banc)
Landmark lawsuit under 1992 Anti-Terrorism Act winning $156 million in damages on behalf of US citizens injured by international terrorism financed by US organizations and US residents. Second lawsuit now in progress against alter egos of the original defendants.
Agudas Chasidei Chabad v. Russian Federation, 528 F.3d 934 (D.C. Cir. 2008)
Lawsuit under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act to secure return of the library of the Fifth Lubavitcher Rebbe and an archive of manuscripts seized by the Red Army.
Abeles v. Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority, 676 Fed.Appx. 170 (4th Cir. 2017), cert. denied, 138 S.Ct. 252 (2017).
Lawsuit under provision of federal Civil Rights Act that requires reasonable accommodation for religious observance.
Litzman v. New York City Police Department, 2013 WL 6049066 (S.D.N.Y. Nov. 15, 2013)
Lawsuit for Hasidic beard-wearing candidate for New York City Police Department.