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The American Lawyer – 2016 Litigation Department of the Year
The American Lawyer has named Gibson Dunn the winner of its biennial
"Litigation Department of the Year" competition for the third time since 2010. The magazine also named Gibson Dunn as the winner in the new
White-Collar & Regulatory category. January 2016.
The American Lawyer – Litigation Power Rankings
The American Lawyer named Gibson Dunn No. 1 in its 2016 Litigation Power Rankings, which reviews law firms' performance in the publication's Litigation Department of the Year competitions. December 2015.
The American Lawyer – A-List
Gibson Dunn is ranked No. 5 on
The American Lawyer’s most prestigious survey, the 2017 A-List, an annual ranking “20 firms that excel in five key categories: diversity, pro bono, revenue per lawyer, associate satisfaction and the percentage of female equity partners.” August 2017.
Corporate Board Member – America's Best Corporate Law Firms
NYSE Governance Services and global business advisory firm FTI Consulting, Inc., recognized Gibson Dunn in their annual
America's Best Corporate Law Firms study, a comprehensive ranking of the top 25 corporate law firms. Gibson Dunn ranked No. 11 on the list. May 2017.
Law360 – Global 20
Law360 named Gibson Dunn to its 2016 Global 20 list, which features “the 20 law firms that have the biggest global presence and handled the largest, most groundbreaking international and cross-border matters over the past year.” July 2016.
The Lawyer – International Law Firm of the Year
At its annual awards,
The Lawyer named Gibson Dunn the winner in the International Law Firm of the Year category. The judges said: “Gibson Dunn & Crutcher’s clear strategy both globally and in the UK is delivering results, positioning the firm at the very top of the market.”
The Lawyer noted that “The firm showed results based on a clear strategy of building a broad-based, international disputes and transactional offering in London on a US platform.” June 2016.
Financial Times –
Innovative Lawyer Awards North America
Financial Times named Gibson Dunn as a joint winner of its 2016 Innovative Lawyer Awards North America in the “Innovation in Collaboration” category for its work in winning a $3 billion jury verdict for Hewlett Packard Enterprise. December 2016.
BTI Consulting – Client Service All-Stars
BTI Consulting ranked Gibson Dunn No. 8 on its annual list, the BTI Client Service A-Team 2017. November 2016.
Chambers and Partners
In its 2017 edition,
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business awarded Gibson Dunn 70 first-tier rankings, of which 26 were firm practice group rankings and 44 were individual lawyer rankings. Overall, the firm earned 263 rankings – 75 firm practice group rankings and 188 individual lawyer rankings.
In the 2017 edition of
Chambers Global, Gibson Dunn earned 144 total rankings – 39 firm practice group rankings and 105 individual rankings. The firm and its lawyers were recognized globally and in the Europe, Latin America and Middle East regions, with additional recognitions in Belgium, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States. Chambers Europe 2017awarded Gibson Dunn 33 rankings: 23 individual rankings and ten practice group rankings. The 2017 edition of
Chambers UK recognized Gibson Dunn with 16 individual rankings and four firm rankings. Gibson Dunn earned seven firm rankings and 17 individual rankings in the 2017 edition of
Chambers Asia Pacific.
Chambers Latin America 2017 recognized Gibson Dunn with four individual rankings and one firm rankings.
The Legal 500
In the 2017 edition of
Legal 500 – United States, Gibson Dunn received 49 practice category rankings, including 16 top-tier rankings, and 28 partners were recognized as Leading Lawyers in their respective practices.
TheUK Legal 500 2016 recognized Gibson Dunn in 13 practice areas and named six partners as Leading Lawyers.
TheLegal 500 EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) 2017 recognized the firm in 9 categories in Belgium, France, Germany and the UAE, and recommended 19 Gibson Dunn attorneys in their respective practice areas, with some listed in more than one category.
TheLegal 500 – Asia Pacific recognized Gibson Dunn's Singapore and Hong Kong offices in 15 categories in its 2017 edition.
TheLegal 500 – Latin America recognized Gibson Dunn in three categories and recommended four Gibson Dunn attorneys in their respective practice areas with each being listed in more than one category in its 2016 edition.
International Financial Law Review – IFLR 1000
The 2016 edition of
IFLR1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms, recognized Gibson Dunn in eight U.S. categories: Banking; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity Funds; Private Equity – Transactions; Capital Markets – Debt; Capital Markets – Equity; Capital Markets – High-Yield Debt; and Restructuring and Insolvency. The firm was also recommended in 13 international categories: Asia Pacific – Mining; China– M&A; China –Project Finance; EU Competition; France – Mergers & Acquisitions; Germany – M&A; Singapore – Banking & Finance; Singapore – Capital Markets; Singapore – Energy and Infrastructure; Singapore – M&A; UK – Financial Restructuring; UK - Mergers & Acquisitions; and UAE – Mergers & Acquisitions.
U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers – Best Law Firms
U.S. News – Best Lawyers® awarded Gibson Dunn Tier 1 rankings in 130 practice area categories in its 2017 "Best Law Firms" survey. Overall, the firm earned 168 rankings in eight metropolitan areas and nationally. Additionally Gibson Dunn was recognized as "Law Firm of the Year" for Litigation – Securities and Litigation – Antitrust. November 2016.
Best Lawyers in America
The Best Lawyers in America® 2017 has recognized 157 Gibson Dunn attorneys in 48 practice areas. Additionally, 31 lawyers were recognized in Best Lawyers International in Belgium, Brazil, France, Germany, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom.
Latin Lawyer - The Latin Lawyer 250
Gibson Dunn was named to the 2017 edition of The
Latin Lawyer 250 for its Latin America-related work in six practice areas: Arbitration, Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A, Litigation, and White Collar Crime and Compliance. April 2017.
Latinvex – Latinvex Top Law Firms
Latinvex ranked Gibson Dunn ninth on its 2016 Latinvex Top Law Firms list, which recognizes the top 65 international law firms in Latin America. Latinvex also ranked Gibson Dunn No. 1 in the Litigation sub-category, No. 3 in the FCPA and Fraud category and No. 12 in the Capital Markets sub-category. October 2016.
Law360 – Pro Bono Firms of the Year
Gibson Dunn was recognized as one of
Pro Bono Firms of 2016 [PDF], featuring 20 law firms that “demonstrated their steadfast interest in the public interest” and took on “some of the most consequential legal topics of our time without pay.” This is Gibson Dunn’s fifth consecutive year as a
Law360 Pro Bono Firm of the Year. September 2016.
The German publication JUVE recommended Gibson Dunn's Munich and Brussels offices in the 2016/2017 edition of its annual directory. The firm was recommended in the Munich region and recognized in the Antitrust, Compliance Audits and Investigations, Corporate and M&A categories. The firm was also recognized in the EU Antitrust Specialists in Brussels category.
PRACTICE GROUP ACCOLADES
National Law Journal
Litigation Department of the Year
In its 2017 D.C. Litigation Department of the Year contest, the
National Law Journal named Gibson Dunn as winner in the Labor and Employment category and as a finalist in the General Litigation category. June 2017.
The Recorder – Litigation Department of the Year
The Recorder named Gibson Dunn as the winner in the Securities category of its 2016 Litigation Department of the Year competition, which recognizes "California litigation practices that delivered exceptional results on their clients' most critical and challenging matters."
Law360 – Litigation Powerhouse
Law360 ranked Gibson Dunn No. 4 among the top 50 firms for litigation in its inaugural Litigation Powerhouse list, chosen for leveraging "their deep legal talent to score remarkable wins for their clients over the past year," including "historic, precedent-setting wins in class action litigation," "[j]aw-dropping jury verdicts in courts across the country," and "[d]ramatic upsets on appeal." August 2016.
Law360 – Practice Group of the Year
Gibson Dunn was named Practice Group of the Year in five categories –
Appellate, Class Action, Employment, Real Estate, and
Trials. The Practice Groups of the Year "racked up victories in litigation and closed the big deals to make their mark among clients and throughout the legal industry." January 2017.
In the 2017 edition of
Benchmark Litigation, Gibson Dunn was recognized in seven national litigation practice areas and earned the publication's highest recommendations for the firm's litigation practices in California, New York, Texas and Washington, D.C. Of the seven national litigation categories, the firm is ranked in Tier 1 in Antitrust, Appellate, General Commercial, Intellectual Property, Securities and White Collar Crime categories and in Tier 2 in Product Liability.
Benchmark Litigation – US Awards
Benchmark Litigation recognized Gibson Dunn as both the Appellate Firm of the Year and the White Collar/Enforcement/Investigations Firm of the Year at its 2017 U.S. Awards dinner. In addition, Benchmark Litigation honored
AIG v. Coventry et al, among the "impact cases" of the year. February 2017.
Global Competition Review –
Gibson Dunn was ranked No. 4 in the 2017 edition of
Global Competition Review's GCR 100 – Global Elite, a list of the world's top 25 antitrust practices. The firm was also ranked No. 2 among the top 10 cartel practices, and sixth among the top 10 antitrust litigation practices. Regionally, the firm was ranked as an Elite firm in the United States: California section; an Outstanding firm in the United States: Washington, D.C. section and a Highly Recommended firm in Brussels and United States: New York; and was listed among the top practices in the United States: Texas section. January 2017.
Global Competition Review – GCR Awards
At its annual GCR Awards,
Global Competition Review named two Gibson Dunn matters as Merger Control Matters of the Year. Microsoft/LinkedIn was named Merger Control Matter of the Year in Europe, and Marriott/Starwood was named Merger Control Matter of the Year in Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. The Firm represented LinkedIn and Marriott respectively. March 2017.
Global Investigations Review – GIR 30
Global Investigations Review for the second consecutive year has ranked Gibson Dunn No. 1 in the GIR 30, its annual guide to the world’s top 30 investigations practices. GIR noted, "Gibson Dunn’s role in dozens of top-tier and often high-profile investigations, together with its long list of big-name clients, made the firm’s inclusion at the top of the list close to inevitable. From its renowned white-collar defence and investigations practice to its leading antitrust team, Gibson Dunn has built a reputation as the go-to firm for major corporates in distress." September 2016.
Chambers and Partners USA
Awards – Intellectual Property
At its annual USA Awards, Chambers and Partners named Gibson Dunn the winner in the Intellectual Property category. May 2017.
National Law Journal – Appellate Hot List
The National Law Journal named Gibson Dunn to its
2016 Appellate Hot List, which recognized 20 firms that "delivered−winning big in federal and state appeals courts across the country" and "represented some of the most well-known companies in the land. " December 2016.
National Law Journal – IP Hot List
The National Law Journal ranked Gibson Dunn as one of the top 10 intellectual property practices nationally in its 2016
Intellectual Property Hot List [PDF]. The list recognized 15 law firms that "set the bar in intellectual property law in 2015, scoring big wins for clients." The issue published on June 2016.
Real Estate Capital –
U.S. Legal Adviser of the Year
Real Estate Capital named Gibson Dunn as the U.S. Legal Adviser of the Year in its 2015 Awards, which recognizes "outstanding performance in 2015." The firm was recognized in the only legal adviser category out of 27 real estate industry categories. March 2016.
Real Estate Finance & Investment – Law Firm of the Year for Innovation
Real Estate Finance & Investment named Gibson Dunn as the 2017 Law Firm of the Year for Innovation. The REFI awards are given to "recognize and reward those real estate finance professionals that have demonstrated exceptional performance and innovation over the past 12 months." February 2017.
Commercial Property Executive – Leading Real Estate Law Firms
Commercial Property Executive ranked Gibson Dunn fifth on its 2016 Leading Real Estate Law Firms list. The publication noted that Gibson Dunn “participated in the largest volume of deal flow among respondents.” May 2016.
Global Arbitration Review – GAR 100
Global Arbitration Review listed Gibson Dunn in the ninth edition of GAR 100, its annual guide to the international arbitration capabilities of law firms. The firm's profile was published February 18, 2016.
Managing IP – Handbook
In the 2016 edition of
Managing IP Handbook, Gibson Dunn was recognized amongst the top International Trade Commission (ITC) Litigation and Patent Contentious firms in the United States.
IFLR – Private Equity Deal of the Yearr
International Financial Law Review named the Skyway Concession Company acquisition the Private Equity Deal of the Year at its IFLR Americas Awards 2017. Gibson Dunn represented the shareholders of Skyway Concession Company LLC in its US$2.8 billion acquisition by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, OMERS and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan of the equity interests of Skyway Concession. The firm's infrastructure/project finance team was led by
Tomer Pinkusiewicz. May 2017.
Sports Business Journal – Power Players
Sports Business Journal named Gibson Dunn a “Premier” Sports Law practice in its
Power Players: Outside Counsel feature. JUne 2016.
Professional Sports and the Law –
Top Law Firms
Professional Sports and the Law has named Gibson Dunn to its “Top Twenty Law Firms Serving the Professional Sports Team Industry” list. May 2016.
International Tax Review – European M&A Tax Deal of the Year
International Tax Review named the Willis Group Holdings merger with Towers Watson as its European M&A Tax Deal of the Year at its annual awards dinner. May 2016.
IAM Patent 2017
Gibson Dunn was recognized by
IAM Patent 2017 amongst the top patent practices Nationally and in California, New York, Texas and Washington, D.C. May 2017.
LMG Life Sciences Awards
Gibson Dunn won six awards, at the fourth annual LMG Life Sciences Awards. For its work on behalf of Life Science industry leaders, the firm was named Litigation Firm of the Year and Finance & Transactional Firm of the Year. The firm was also recognized for matters that it handled: M&A Impact Deal of the Year: High Range; Venture Capital Deal of the Year; Hatch-Waxman Litigation Impact Case of the Year; and Non-IP Litigation Impact Case of the Year.
LMG Life Sciences
The 2016 edition of LMG Life Sciences highlighted five Gibson Dunn practices — Mergers & Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Antitrust, Product Liability and White-Collar/Government Investigation — in the area of Life Sciences. November 2016.
The American Lawyer – Global Legal Awards
The American Lawyer named the Argentine bonds litigation settlement as the 2016 Global Dispute of the Year: Grand Prize winner at its annual Global Legal Awards. Gibson Dunn was recognized for its representation of NML Capital in its $2.4 billion settlement with Argentina after a decade of litigation. September 2016.
Asian Legal Business – Philippines Debt Finance Deal of the Year
Asian Legal Business has named AP Renewables' $US225 million climate bond as Philippines Debt Finance Deal of the Year at its annual Philippines Law Awards. October 2016.
China Business Law Journal – Deal of the Year
China Business Law Journal has named the acquisition by a Chinese private equity consortium of OmniVision Technologies, Inc. as one of its Deals of the Year. January 2017.
IJ Global – Deal of the Year
IJ Global named AP Renewables' $US225 million climate bond as the Asia Pacific Project Bond Deal of the Year at its annual IJ Global Awards 2016. March 2017.
BTI Consulting –
Best at Cybersecurity
BTI Consulting Group named Gibson Dunn as one of the seven top cybersecurity law firms in its 2017 report, "BTI Law Firms Best at Cybersecurity." April 2017.
AP Renewables Renewable –
Energy Deal of the Year
The Asset named AP Renewables' $US225 million climate bond as the Renewable Energy Deal of the Year at its Asset Triple A Asia Infrastructure Awards 2017. Gibson Dunn represented AP Renewables as issuer, in what was the first climate bond issued for a single project in an emerging market. The matter also won in Deals of the Year: Renewable Energy – Most Innovative Deal, Renewable Energy Deal of the Year – Philippines, Most Innovative Deal – Philippines, and Project Finance Deal of the Year - Philippines.
The American Lawyer – Lifetime Achievement Award
Theodore B. Olson was one of the six Lifetime Achievement Award winners recognized by
The American Lawyer in its annual feature honoring lawyers who have had "extraordinary careers at some of the country's most prominent law firms" and "an extraordinary impact on society and their profession." Olson's
profile [PDF] was published in the September 2016 issue.
Chambers and Partners USA
At its annual USA Excellence Awards, Chambers and Partners named
Randy Mastro the winner in the Litigation: Business Trial Lawyers category.
Chambers additionally honored partner F. Joseph Warin with the Outstanding Contribution to the Legal Profession Award. May 2017.
Law360 – MVPs
Law360 named nine Gibson Dunn partners among its 2016 MVPs, featuring lawyers who have "distinguished themselves from their peers by securing hard-earned successes in high-stakes litigation, complex global matters and record-breaking deals." The firm's MVPs in their respective categories are Thomas Dupree – Transportation, Theane Evangelis – Class Actions, Stephen Glover – Hospitality,
Mark Kirsch – Securities, Josh Krevitt – Trials, Jason Schwartz – Employment,
Alexander Southwell – Privacy, Jeffrey Thomas – Trials, and Helgi Walker – Telecommunications. November 2016.
BTI Consulting – Client Service All-Stars
BTI Consulting named partners
Steven Shoemate and
F. Joseph Warin to its 2017 BTI Client Service All-Stars List, recognizing 319 lawyers "who truly stand out as delivering the absolute best client service." February 2017.
Global Competition Review – GCR Awards
At its annual GCR Awards,
Global Competition Review recognized San Francisco partner
Gary Spratling with a Lifetime Achievement Award March 2017.
Global Competition Review – Women in Antitrust
Global Competition Review named
Veronica Lewis to its
top Women in Antitrust 2016 list, which featured 100 women at the helm of law firms' competition practices around the world. November 2016.
Los Angeles Business Journal
Most Influential Women Lawyers
Los Angeles Business Journal named partners
Perlette Jura, and
Debra Wong Yang to its list of Most Influential Women Lawyers in Los Angeles. April 2017.
Texas Lawyer – Professional Excellence Honorees
Texas Lawyer named partner Robert Walters a Distinguished Leader and associate Andrew LeGrand a Lawyer on the Rise for its 2017 Professional Excellence Awards. July 2017.
Legal Week – Litigation Rising Stars
Legal Week has named
Osma Hudda and
Allan Neil to its Rising Stars in Litigation list, which profiles "the up-and-coming litigation stars at UK top 50 and top international firms in London." June 2016.
Turnarounds & Workouts – Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers
Robert Klyman has been named by
Turnarounds & Workouts to its 2016 list of Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers. December 2016.
Journal – Winning Litigator
The National Law Journal named partner
Jeffrey Thomas among the 20 lawyers featured in its 2016 special report on
Winning Litigators [PDF]. December 2016.
Journal – Energy & Environment Trailblazer
Avi Garbow and
William Scherman were named Energy & Environment Trailblazers by the
National Law Journal. June 2017.
Journal – Litigation Trailblazer
The National Law Journal named partner
Matthew McGill to its 2016 Litigation Trailblazers list. December 2016.
Journal – Mergers & Acquisitions and Antitrust Trailblazers
The National Law Journal named partners
Stephen Glover and
Jonathan Layne among its 2016 Mergers & Acquisitions and Antitrust Trailblazers. September 2016.
D CEO –
Dealmaker of the Year
D CEO magazine and the Association for Corporate Growth named
Robert Little the 2017 Dealmaker of the Year at their annual Mergers & Acquisitions Awards. May 2017.
Benchmark Litigation – Under 40 Hot List
Benchmark Litigation named 11 Gibson Dunn partners to its inaugural Under 40 Hot List: partners
Blaine Evanson and
Brian Lutz, and
Cynthia Richman and
Amir Tayrani. August 2016.
Best Lawyers – 2017 Lawyer of the Year
Best Lawyers® named 10 Gibson Dunn partners as the
2017 Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice areas and cities:
Wayne Barsky — Los Angeles Litigation - Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year,
William Dawson — Dallas Bet-the-Company Litigation Lawyer of the Year,
Miguel Estrada — Washington, D.C. Appellate Practice Lawyer of the Year,
Ruth Fisher — Los Angeles Entertainment Law – Music Lawyer of the Year,
Douglas Fuchs — Los Angeles Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) Lawyer of the Year,
Dean Kitchens — Los Angeles Litigation – Securities Lawyer of the Year,
Jeffrey Krause — Los Angeles Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Lawyer of the Year,
Jonathan Layne — Los Angeles Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year,
Beau Stark — Denver Corporate Governance Law Lawyer of the Year, and
Orin Snyder — New York Entertainment Law – Music Lawyer of the Year.
United States Hall of Fame
Legal 500 named eight Gibson Dunn partners to its 2017 United States Hall of Fame –
Theodore Boutrous, Patrick Dennis,
Daniel Mummery, Stephen Nordahl,
Theodore Olson, and
Jesse Sharf. The list highlights partners recommended as a 'leading lawyer' in
Legal 500 for the last six consecutive years. (May 2017)
Bisnow – Power Women
Victoria Shusterman among New York City’s Power Women, featuring “NYC real estate’s top female leaders and industry players.” September 2016.
New York Law Journal – Top Women in Law
New York partners
Barbara Becker and
Mylan Denerstein were named to
New York Law Journal’s inaugural list of Top Women in the Law. November 2016.
Euromoney Legal Media Group – Asia Women in Business Law Awards
Patricia Tan Openshaw has been named the winner in the “Best in energy and natural resources” category by Euromoney Legal Media Group at its annual Asia Women in Business Law Awards. November 2016.
Euromoney Legal Media Group – Americas Women in Business Law Awards
Barbara Becker and
Jane Love were named the winners in M&A and Life Sciences respectively at Euromoney's sixth annual Americas Women in Business Law Awards. Additionally six lawyers were shortlisted in their categories:
Lisa Fontenot (Media & Entertainment),
Caitlin Halligan (Litigation),
Mary Murphy (Real Estate) and
Lori Zyskowski (Corporate Governance); and Anne Champion and
Gabrielle Levin (Rising Stars in Litigation). June 2017.
Billboard – Music Industry's Top Lawyers
Scott Edelman to its list of the Music Industry's Top Lawyers 2016, featuring "41 of the top legal minds in the music business." July 2016.
Silicon Valley Business Journal – Women of Influence
Silicon Valley Business Journal named
Lisa Fontenot to its Women of Influence list for 2017 featuring women who "have a major impact as executives, entrepreneurs and community leaders." (May 2017)
Dallas Business Journal –
40 under 40
Dallas Business Journal named associate
Olivia Adendorff to its annual 40 under 40 list, recognizing "the young leaders shaping North Texas." May 12017.
Silicon Valley Business Journal – 40 Under 40
Silicon Valley Business Journal named Alison Watkins to its annual 40 under 40 list. July 2017.
Denver Business Journal
– Top Women in Energy
Denver Business Journal named partner
Robyn Zolman to its annual Top Women in Energy list, recognizing the top influencers in Denver's energy sector. April 2017.
Denver Business Journal
40 Under 40
Denver Business Journal has named Denver partner
Robyn Zolman to its annual 40 under 40 list. March 2017.
Daily Journal – Top Women Lawyers
The Daily Journal named partners
Mary Murphy, and
Debra Wong Yang to its 2017 list of Top Women Lawyers. May 2017.
San Francisco Business Times – Most Influential Women in Business
San Francisco Business Times named
Mary Murphy to its 2016 Most Influential Women in Business list. April 2016.
Who's Who Legal and Global Investigations Review – World's 10 Most Highly Regarded Investigations Lawyers
Who's Who Legal and
Global Investigations Review have named Washington, D.C. partner
F. Joseph Warin and New York partner
Lawrence Zweifach to their list of the World’s 10 Most Highly Regarded Investigations Lawyers. Warin, one of the “most highly nominated practitioners,” is noted as a “‘favourite’ of audit and special committees of public companies” and “phenomenally good on all things FCPA.” Zweifach is singled out as “one of the foremost experts in New York.”
Also recognized in
Who’s Who Legal: Investigations 2016 are partners
David Burns, Richard Grime,
Debra Wong Yang, Marcellus McRae, Nicola Hanna,
Kelly Austin and
San Francisco Business Times – 40 Under 40 List
San Francisco Business Times named partner Joshua Lipshutz among its 40 Under 40 Class of 2016. He is one of only two lawyers on the list. March 2016.
Law360 – Rising Stars
Eight Gibson Dunn attorneys were named among Law360's Rising Stars for 2017: partners Tim Best in Life Sciences, Michael Diamant in White Collar, Michael Dubeck in Private Equity, Anita Girdhari in Transportation, Gabrielle Levin in Employment, Tim Loose in Class Actions, and Heather Richardson in Health; and counsel Rahim Moloo in International Arbitration. July 2017.
New York Law Journal – Rising Stars
The New York Law Journal named partner Saee Muzumdar as one of its 2017 Rising Stars. July 2017.
Human Resource Executive / Lawdragon – Guide to World-Class Employment Lawyers
Six partners were recognized in the 2017 Guide to World-Class Employment Lawyers by
Human Resource Executive (HRE) magazine and Lawdragon.
Eugene Scalia and
Jason Schwartz were named among the 100 Most Powerful Employment Lawyers in the nation. Stephen Fackler was included among the Top 20 Lawyers in Employee Benefits, and
Jesse Cripps and
Michele Maryott were named among the 40 Up and Comers in Employment Law. April 2017.
The Daily Journal –
Top 40 under 40
The Daily Journal named partner
Perlette Jura to its 2017 Top 40 Under 40 list highlighting leading California-based attorneys under the age of 40. April 2017.
The Recorder – Women Leaders in Tech Law
The Recorder named Palo Alto partner
Lisa Fontenot and San Francisco partner
Stewart McDowell were named to its 2016 Women Leaders in Tech Law list, recognizing lawyers handling “game-changing, law-shaping, market-moving work in and around the technology sector.” September 2016.
Daily Journal – Top 100 Lawyers in California
Daily Journal named partners
Jeffrey Thomas, Theodore J. Boutrous, Jr. and
Debra Wong Yang to its annual list of the Top 100 Lawyers in California. September 2016.
Daily Journal – Top Labor & Employment Attorneys
The Daily Journal named partners Catherine Conway and Jesse Cripps to its 2017 list of Top Labor and Employment Lawyers, which features attorneys based in California. July 2017.
Hollywood Reporter – Power Lawyers
The Hollywood Reporter named partners
Ruth Fisher and
Ari Lanin to its 2017 Power Lawyers list. April 2017.
Dealmakers Impact List
Ruth Fisher and
Benyamin Ross were named to
Variety's 2016 Dealmakers Impact Report – the publication's annual list that profiles the entertainment industry's top attorneys, executives, managers and financiers. December 2016.
Legal Impact Report Report
Variety named partners
Ruth Fisher, and
Ari Lanin and
Ben Ross to its 2017 Legal Impact Report, an annual list of the leading attorneys in the entertainment industry. April 2017.
Latinvex – Latin America's Top 100 Lawyers
Latinvex named partner
F. Joseph Warin to its 2017 Latin America's Top 100 Lawyers list, which recognizes "the leading attorneys from international law firms that are involved in the legal business of Latin America." February 2017.
Latinvex – Latin America's Top 100 Female Lawyers
Latinvex named São Paulo partner
Lisa Alfaro to its 2016 Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyers list in the energy and FCPA categories. March 2016.
Cercle Montesquieu –
Prix du Cercle Montesquieu
Cercle Montesquieu, a French association of general counsels, has awarded partner Jean-Philippe Robé the 2016 Prix du Cercle Montesquieu for his book, “Le temps du monde de l’entreprise – Globalisation et mutation du système juridique,” which addresses the essential role that enterprises play in the globalization process. April 2016.
New York Law Journal
The Lawyers Who Lead by Example
New York Law Journal named
Mitch Karlan to its annual list of “The Lawyers Who Lead by Example.” September 2016.
Concurrences Review – Antitrust Writing Awards
Concurrences Review recognized partner
Rachel Brass and associate
Caeli Higney at its 2017 Antitrust Writing Awards. Their article was selected as the winner in the Business category, Concerted Practices section. (March 28, 2017)
Bar Association of D.C. – Young Lawyer of the Year
Chantale Fiebig has been selected by the Bar Association of D.C. as the 2016 Young Lawyer of the Year. December 2016.
National LGBT Bar Association
Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40
The National LGBT Bar Association named associate
Abbey Hudson to its annual Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40 list. May 2017.