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Our firm, its practices, departments and lawyers receive frequent recognition, ranking us among the world’s best in industry surveys and major publications. We are proud of these honors and believe that they demonstrate the breadth, depth and excellence of Gibson Dunn. We invite you to browse recent news involving our firm.

Kevin Masuda and Benyamin Ross Named to Variety’s 2021 Dealmakers Impact Report

Los Angeles partners Kevin Masuda and Benyamin Ross were named to Variety’s 2021 Dealmakers Impact Report, which features those who “forged the major game-changing deals that changed the showbiz landscape.”

December 8, 2021

Gibson Dunn Named Labor & Employment Litigation Department of the Year and a Finalist for Litigation Department of the Year; and Josh Krevitt Named Litigator of the Year

At its annual awards, The American Lawyer named Gibson Dunn the Labor & Employment Litigation Department of the Year, noting, “with novel labor and employment issues swirling, Gibson Dunn’s litigators set standards and settle the law,” and that a case “typical for Gibson Dunn’s labor and employment team” is “high-profile,” “cutting-edge,” and “a victory.”

December 6, 2021

Who’s Who Legal 2022 & 2021 Guides Recognize Seven Gibson Dunn Partners

Seven Gibson Dunn partners were recognized in the Who’s Who Legal 2022 Arbitration and Who’s Who Legal 2021 Trade & Customs guides.

December 6, 2021

Best Lawyers in Brazil 2022 Recognizes Three Gibson Dunn Attorneys

Best Lawyers in Brazil 2022 has recognized three Gibson Dunn attorneys as leading lawyers in their respective practice areas: New York partner Tomer Pinkusiewicz – Project Finance and Development Practice; São Paulo partner Lisa Alfaro – Corporate and M&A Law; and São Paulo of counsel Fernando Almeida – Banking and Finance Law, Capital Markets Law, and Corporate and M&A Law.

December 2, 2021

Rachel Brass and Daniel Swanson Named Among California’s Top Antitrust Lawyers 2021

San Francisco partner Rachel Brass and Los Angeles partner Daniel Swanson were named to the Daily Journal’s Top Antitrust Lawyers 2021 list, which features California’s top antitrust lawyers.

November 19, 2021

Gibson Dunn Recognized in 2021 GRR 100

Global Restructuring Review listed Gibson Dunn in the GRR 100, the “annual guide to the world’s leading law firms for cross-border restructuring and insolvency matters.”

November 19, 2021

Theane Evangelis Named a Los Angeles Leader in Law in Labor & Employment

The Los Angeles Business Journal named Los Angeles partner Theane Evangelis the winner in the Labor & Employment category at its Leaders in Law Awards, which recognizes attorneys “for their exceptional legal skills and achievements across the full spectrum of responsibility, exemplary leadership, and contributions to the Los Angeles community at large.”

November 19, 2021

Gibson Dunn Named Among Top 50 Law Firms in Germany 2021/2022

German publication Kanzleimonitor 2021/2022 listed Gibson Dunn among the top 50 law firms in Germany recommended by in-house lawyers, and among the top law firms by range of service.

November 17, 2021

Fourteen Gibson Dunn Partners Named Top Employment Lawyers

Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers for 2021, recognized fourteen Gibson Dunn partners featuring “the nation’s top advisors on workforce issues” who “specialize in defending corporations in everything from wage and overtime claims to trade secret disputes, while helping companies maintain global workforces throughout a pandemic.”

November 15, 2021

Ashley Rogers Named Among Texas Lawyer’s 2021 On the Rise Honorees

Texas Lawyer named Dallas partner Ashley Rogers among its 2021 “On the Rise” honorees in its Texas Legal Excellence Awards, which honors “lawyers under the age of 40 who have wielded influence in their practice areas in Texas and beyond.”

November 12, 2021

Gibson Dunn Ranked No. 1 Among World’s Best Investigations Practices 2021

Global Investigations Review ranked Gibson Dunn No. 1 in its GIR 30, its “annual guide to the world’s leading firms to turn to during the lifecycle of an investigation and its aftermath,” for the fourth consecutive year.

November 10, 2021

Mylan Denerstein Named to City & State New York’s 2021 The Power of Diversity: Women 100

New York partner Mylan Denerstein was named to City & State New York’s 2021 The Power of Diversity: Women 100, recognizing “the prominent women wielding power across New York state.”

November 9, 2021

Who’s Who Legal 2021 Guides Recognize Ten Gibson Dunn Partners

Ten Gibson Dunn partners were recognized in the Who's Who Legal 2021 Corporate Tax and Who's Who Legal 2021 Private Funds guides.

November 5, 2021

Best Lawyers® Names Gibson Dunn Appellate Law Firm of the Year for 2022

Best Lawyers® awarded Gibson Dunn its 2022 Law Firm of the Year for Appellate Practice.

November 4, 2021

Gibson Dunn Named Among 2022 Litigation Powerhouses Lists by BTI Consulting Group

BTI Consulting Group recognized Gibson Dunn as a Complex Commercial Litigation Powerhouse and a Securities and Finance Litigation Powerhouse.

November 4, 2021

Richard Birns and Theodore Olson Named Sports Law Power Players

Sports Business Journal recognized New York partner Richard Birns and Washington, D.C. partner Theodore Olson in its “Power Players: Outside Counsel” list.

October 29, 2021

IFLR Honors Graham Lovett with Lifetime Achievement Award

At its 2021 Middle East awards, IFLR presented Dubai partner Graham Lovett with its Lifetime Achievement Award.

October 29, 2021

Leading German Legal Publication JUVE Recommends Frankfurt and Munich Offices in its Annual Handbook 2021/2022

The leading German legal publication JUVE recommended Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt and Munich offices in the 2021/2022 edition of its annual directory. 

October 29, 2021

Benchmark Litigation Europe 2022 Recognizes Gibson Dunn

The 2022 edition of Benchmark Litigation Europe has ranked Gibson Dunn in two categories and recognized six partners as Litigation Stars. The firm was ranked in UK – International Arbitration and France – Commercial and Transactions.

October 26, 2021

Lisa Alfaro Named Among 2021 Top Latin America Women Lawyers By Latinvex

Latinvex named São Paulo partner Lisa Alfaro to its 2021 Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyers list. The list recognizes “the top 100 female lawyers specializing in Latin America among international law firms.” The list was published on October 14, 2021.

October 26, 2021