Gibson Dunn was named a finalist by The American Lawyer in its biennial Litigation Department of the Year competition. The American Lawyer noted that “Gibson Dunn’s army kept on overpowering, outmaneuvering, and plain old clobbering its opponents in court.” December 2017.
National Law Journal’s 2018 D.C. Litigation Department of the Year contest recognized Gibson Dunn as co-winner in the General Litigation and Labor & Employment categories and the winner in the Products Liability/Mass Torts category. May 2018.
Corporate Board Member recognized Gibson Dunn in its 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. June 2018.
Law360 named Gibson Dunn a 2018 California Powerhouse, noting that the firm “outdid themselves this past year on both the litigation and transactional fronts.” August 2018.
The German weekly FOCUS recognized Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt and Munich offices in its annual special issue, “Law” as “Top-Wirtschaftskanzlei 2018” [top commercial law firm] in the Compliance, Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions categories. September 2018.
Gibson Dunn was one of 14 law firms featured on National Law Journal’s 2018 Pro Bono Hot List. April 2018.
Who’s Who Legal presented Gibson Dunn with its 2018 Who’s Who Legal Pro Bono Award, in recognition of the “superb work that the firm has undertaken, particularly for the help it has given to disenfranchised and refugee communities within the United States and those seeking citizenship from abroad.” May 2018.
In its 2018 edition, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business awarded Gibson Dunn 70 first-tier rankings, of which 27 were firm practice group rankings and 43 were individual lawyer rankings. Overall, the firm earned 259 rankings – 77 firm practice group rankings and 182 individual lawyer rankings.
In the 2018 edition of Chambers Global, Gibson Dunn earned 130 total rankings – 38 firm practice group rankings and 92 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, the Philippines, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States. Chambers Europe 2018 awarded Gibson Dunn 29 rankings: 21 individual rankings and eight practice group rankings. Chambers Latin America 2019 recognized Gibson Dunn with three individual rankings and one top-tier firm ranking. The 2019 edition of Chambers UK recognized Gibson Dunn with 14 individual rankings and two firm rankings. Gibson Dunn earned 12 firm rankings and 21 individual rankings in the 2019 edition of Chambers Asia Pacific.
BTI Consulting Group named Gibson Dunn among the five “Law Firms Most Recommended by Corporate Counsel,” featuring firms that “stand out above all others, gaining more unprompted recommendations from legal decision makers than other law firms,” and “exceed client expectations consistently and demonstrate deep business understanding.” August 2018.
Gibson Dunn was named to the 2018 edition of The Latin Lawyer 250 for its Latin America-related work in six areas: Arbitration, Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A, Litigation and White Collar Crime and Compliance. February 2018.
The Financial Times named Gibson Dunn as the winner in the category, “Innovation in Legal Expertise: Enabling Business Growth,” at its 2017 FT European Innovative Lawyer Awards. The publication also named London partner Ali Nikpay among the top 10 Top Innovators in Europe, which honored the “ten original legal thinkers in a fast moving world.” October 2017.
The Best Lawyers in America® 2019 has recognized 154 Gibson Dunn attorneys in 54 practice areas. Additionally, 40 lawyers were recognized in Best Lawyers International in Belgium, Brazil, France, Germany, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom.
U.S. News – Best Lawyers® awarded Gibson Dunn Tier 1 rankings in 135 practice area categories in its 2018 “Best Law Firms” survey. Overall, the firm earned 172 rankings in nine metropolitan areas and nationally. Additionally Gibson Dunn was recognized as “Law Firm of the Year” for Antitrust Law and Appellate Practice. November 2017.
BTI Consulting ranked Gibson Dunn No. 7 on its annual list, the BTI Client Service A-Team 2018. November 2017.
The German publication JUVE recommended Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt, Munich and Brussels offices in the 2018/2019 edition of its annual directory. The firm was recommended in the Brussels, Frankfurt and Munich region and recognized in the Antitrust, Compliance Audits and Investigations, Corporate, M&A and Private Equity categories.
In the 2018 edition of Legal 500 – United States, Gibson Dunn received 51 practice category rankings, including 18 top-tier rankings, and 31 partners were recognized as Leading Lawyers in their respective practices. The UK Legal 500 2019 recognized Gibson Dunn in 13 practice areas and named six partners as Leading Lawyers. The Legal 500 EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) 2018 recognized the firm in 14 categories in Belgium, France, Germany and the UAE, and recommended 33 Gibson Dunn attorneys in their respective practice areas, with some listed in more than one category. The Legal 500 – Asia Pacific recognized the firm’s Singapore, Beijing and Hong Kong offices in 14 categories in the 2017 edition. The Legal 500 – Latin America recognized Gibson Dunn in three categories and recommended four Gibson Dunn attorneys in their respective practice areas in the 2017 edition.
The American Lawyer has named Gibson Dunn the winner of the Texas Regional Litigation Department of the Year. December 2018.
Law360 named Gibson Dunn a 2018 Law Firm of the Year, a recognition given to firms that received the most Practice Group of the Year awards. Gibson Dunn was named a Practice Group of the Year in 11 categories – Appellate, Class Action, Competition, Cybersecurity & Privacy, Employment, Energy, Environmental, Real Estate, Securities, Sports, and Transportation. January 2019.
Global Investigations Review ranked Gibson Dunn No. 1 in the GIR 30, its annual guide to the world’s top 30 investigations practices. October 2018.
The 2018 edition of LMG Life Sciences highlighted six Gibson Dunn practices — Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Antitrust, Product Liability and White-Collar/Government Investigation — in the area of Life Sciences. October 2018.
The 2018 edition of Managing IP Handbook recognized Gibson Dunn among the top International Trade Commission Litigation and Patent Contentious firms in the United States, and additionally recognized the firm’s California and New York practices for their Patent Contentious work. July 2018.
The Lawyer named Gibson Dunn as the winner in the Competition Team of the Year category for its work for ICOMP as a complainant in Google’s abuse of dominance case brought by the European Commission. June 2018.
At its annual USA Excellence Awards, Chambers and Partners named Gibson Dunn the winner in the Corporate Crime & Government Investigations category. May 2018.
GamblingCompliance named Gibson Dunn “Best Regulatory Lawyer or Law Firm of the Year” at its 2018 GamblingCompliance Global Regulatory Awards. April 2018.
Benchmark Litigation recognized Gibson Dunn as Appellate Firm of the Year at its 2018 U.S. Awards dinner. February 2018.
The 2018 edition of the World Trademark Review 1000 recognized Gibson Dunn’s work in the area of trademarks, noting that the firm “deftly serves global brand leaders and makes light work of even the most complicated suits.” January 2018.
In the 2018 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.
The National Law Journal named Gibson Dunn to its 2017 Appellate Hot List, which recognized 20 firms that “posted hard-fought wins at the U.S. Supreme Court or in federal circuit courts.” October 2017.
The Recorder named Gibson Dunn the overall winner of the 2017 Corporate Department of the Year. September 2017.
The Recorder named Gibson Dunn the winner in the Class Actions category for its 2017 Litigation Department of the Year competition and a finalist for the Litigation Department of the Year. September 2017.
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.
Law360 named eight Gibson Dunn partners among its 2018 MVPs: Christopher Chorba – Class Action, Michael P. Darden – Energy, Thomas H. Dupree Jr. – Transportation, Joanne Franzel – Real Estate, Matthew McGill – Sports, Mark Perry – Securities, Eugene Scalia – Appellate, and Michael Li-Ming Wong – Cybersecurity and Privacy. November 2018.
Jeffrey Krause, partner, was named by to its 2018 Turnarounds & Workouts list of Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers. December 2018.
Partners Ari Lanin and Benyamin Ross were named to Variety‘s 2018 Dealmakers Impact Report – the publication’s annual list that profiles the entertainment industry’s top attorneys, executives, managers and financiers. December 2018.
The Hollywood Reporter named partner Sean Griffiths to its “Hollywood’s Top 20 Dealmakers of 2018.” December 2018.
The German publication JUVE named Munich associate Katharina Saulich to its 40 under 40 list. December 2018.
Global Data Review named Tim Loose to its 2018 40 Under 40 list. September 2018.
The National Law Journal named Washington, D.C. counsel Jeffrey Steiner a 2018 Cryptocurrency, Blockchain and Fintech Trailblazer [PDF]. September 2018.
The Recorder named Kristin Linsley to its annual list of Women Leaders in Tech Law. Additionally, Christina Greenberg and Jennifer Rho were named among The Recorder’s Next Generation Leaders. September 2018.
Latinvex named partner Rahim Moloo to its 2018 Latin America’s Top 50 Rising Legal Stars list. September 2018.
Best Lawyers® named 20 Gibson Dunn partners as the 2019 Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice area and cities: Jeffrey Chapman – Dallas Securities / Capital Markets Law Lawyer of the Year, Miguel Estrada – Washington, D.C. Appellate Practice Lawyer of the Year, Stephen Fackler – San Jose Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Lawyer of the Year, Oscar Garza – Orange County Litigation – Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year, Scott Kruse, Los Angeles Employment Law – Management Lawyer of the Year, Ronald Kirk – Dallas Sports Law Lawyer of the Year, Jonathan Layne – Los Angeles Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year, Stewart McDowell – San Francisco Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year, Farshad Morè – Los Angeles Real Estate Law Lawyer of the Year, Karl Nelson – Dallas Litigation – Labor and Employment Lawyer of the Year, Trey Nicoud – San Francisco Antitrust Law Lawyer of the Year, Douglass Rayburn – Dallas Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year, William Rooklidge – Orange County Litigation – Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year, Sean Royall – Dallas Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year, Douglas Smith – San Francisco Corporate Governance Law Lawyer of the Year, Orin Snyder – New York Entertainment Law – Music Lawyer of the Year, Beau Stark – Denver Corporate Governance Law Lawyer of the Year, Charles Stevens – San Francisco Bet-the-Company Litigation Lawyer of the Year, Jeffrey Thomas – Orange County Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year and Robert Walters – Dallas Antitrust Law Lawyer of the Year. August 2018.
Eight Gibson Dunn lawyers were named among Law360’s Rising Stars for 2018: partner Blaine Evanson in Appellate, partner Anita Girdhari in Project Finance, partner Timothy Loose in Cybersecurity & Privacy, partner Jonathan Phillips in Government Contracts, associate David Schnitzer in Transportation, partner Justin Stolte in Energy, partner Mike Szczurek in Real Estate, and partner Greta Williams in Employment. July 2018.
Six Gibson Dunn partners were recognized in the 2018 Guide to World-Class Employment Lawyers by Human Resource Executive (HRE) magazine and Lawdragon: Catherine Conway, Eugene Scalia and Jason Schwartz were named among the 100 Most Powerful Employment Lawyers in the United States; 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. June 2018.
The Texas Bar Foundation presented partner Allyson Ho with its 2018 Gregory S. Coleman Outstanding Appellate Lawyer Award. June 2018.
The National Law Journal named partner Stephanie Brooker a 2018 White Collar Trailblazer. May 2018.
Latinvex named partner Lisa Alfaro to its 2018 Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyers list in the Energy and FCPA & Fraud categories. May 2018.
Cybersecurity Docket named partner Alexander H. Southwell to its Incident Response 30. April 2018.
The Daily Journal named partner Wayne Barsky to its list of the Top Intellectual Property Lawyers of 2018. April 2018.
Houston Business Journal named partner Justin Stolte to its annual 40 under 40 list. April 2018.
BTI Consulting named partners Karen Bertero, Michael Bopp, Frederick Brown, Andrew Fabens, Sean Feller, Stephen Glover, Matthew Hoffman, Elizabeth Ising, Brian Lane and Douglas Smith to its 2018 BTI Client Service All-Stars List. In addition, Sean Feller was recognized as Client Service Super All-Stars and Stephen Glover was named a Client Service All-Star MVP for making the list for two or more consecutive years. March 2018.
C5 awarded partner Kelly Austin “The Mentor Award of the Year for Advancement of Women in Compliance” at its annual Women in Compliance Awards. March 2018.
Denver Business Journal named partner Richard Cunningham to its annual 40 under 40 list. March 2018.
Dallas Business Journal named associate Andrew LeGrand to its annual 40 under 40 list. March 2018.
DCA Live named partner Chantale Fiebig to its 2018 Rising Stars of Law 40 under 40 list. March 2018.
The National Law Journal named partner Randy Mastro to its 2017 Litigation Trailblazers list. November 2017.
Partner F. Joseph Warin was named to Securities Docket’s “Enforcement 40” for 2017. October 2017.
The National Law Journal named partner Richard Doren among the 18 lawyers featured in its 2017 special report on Winning Litigators. October 2017.
Partner Amy Forbes was named Real Estate Attorney of the Year in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s Leaders in Law awards. October 2017.
Partner Benyamin Ross was named to Variety’s list of Hollywood’s New Leaders for 2017 featuring the “most prominent up-and-comers in the entertainment business.” October 2017.
Global Investigations Review named partner Michael Diamant to its 2017 40 Under 40 list. September 2017.
Partner Joanne Franzel was named to Real Estate Forum‘s Women of Influence list for 2017. July/August 2017.
The New York Law Journal named partner Saee Muzumdar as one of its 2017 Rising Stars. July 2017.
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.