Experience Recognized Worldwide

Pro Bono Hot List

National Law Journal (2019)

Litigation Department of the Year

The American Lawyer (2020)

Law Firm of the Year

Law360 (2019)

The American Lawyer – New York Regional Litigation Department of the Year

The New York Law Journal named Gibson Dunn as the General Litigation winner in its 2020 Litigation Department of the Year contest. (June 2020)

The American Lawyer – Litigation Department of the Year

The American Lawyer has named Gibson Dunn the winner of its biennial “Litigation Department of the Year” competition. The firm was also named a finalist in the White Collar/Regulatory Department of the Year.

In its January 2020 cover story, The American Lawyer recognized Gibson Dunn’s litigation department as the “best of the best” and reported that “what sets Gibson Dunn apart is how its cases routinely check all those boxes: enormous financial stakes, unsettled legal questions and a nexus to major national issues.” Underscoring the firm’s unique abilities to challenge and change public policy, the publication remarked that the “quintessential” Gibson Dunn case is “high-profile, high-impact and high-stakes” and the “quintessential” Gibson Dunn result as “a gigantic win, delivered under pressure, with lasting significance,” and “[t]he firm’s combination of discipline and savvy keeps clients coming back.”

This is Gibson Dunn’s fourth win in the last six of The American Lawyer‘s biennial “Litigation Department of the Year” competitions and the sixth time in a row that Gibson Dunn has been a finalist — both unprecedented achievements. (December 2019)

JUVE

The German publication JUVE recommended Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt, Munich and Brussels offices in the 2020/2021 edition of its annual directory. Gibson Dunn was named among the top 50 law firms in Germany. It was recommended in the Brussels, Frankfurt and Munich regions and recognized in the Antitrust, Compliance and Internal Investigations, Corporate, Dispute Resolution, M&A and Private Equity categories. (Octobeer 2020)

 

Law360 – Practice Groups of the Year

Law360 named Gibson Dunn a Firm of the Year for 2019, in its article, “The Firms That Dominated in 2019,” featuring seven firms that received the most Practice Group of the Year awards.  Of the seven, Gibson Dunn is one of two firms with the most winning Practice Groups of the Year.  Gibson Dunn was named a Practice Group of the Year in eight categories – Appellate, Class Action, Cybersecurity & Privacy, International Arbitration, Real Estate, Sports & Betting, Technology and Trials.  (January 2020)

National Law Journal – D.C. Labor & Employment Litigation Department of the Year

In its 2020 D.C. Litigation Department of the Year contest, The National Law Journal named Gibson Dunn as the winner in the Labor & Employment category.  This is the firm’s fourth consecutive win in this category.  (May 2020)

National Law Journal – Pro Bono Hot List

Gibson Dunn was one of 16 law firms featured on National Law Journal’s 2019 Pro Bono Hot List.  (May 2019)

BTI Consulting – Client Service 30

BTI Consulting ranked Gibson Dunn second on its annual list, the BTI Client Service 30 for 2020.  (December 2019)

Best Lawyers in America

The Best Lawyers in America® 2020 has recognized 158 Gibson Dunn attorneys in 54 practice areas. Additionally, 48 lawyers were recognized in Best Lawyers International in Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom.

BTI Consulting Group – Power Elite

BTI Consulting has ranked Gibson Dunn fifth on the BTI Power Elite 2019, which features 26 law firms “with the absolute best and strongest client relationships.” (August 2019)

Who’s Who Legal – Firm of the Year

Who’s Who Legal named Gibson Dunn as its Investigations Firm of the Year. (May 2019)

 

Chambers and Partners

In its 2020 edition, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business awarded Gibson Dunn 84 first-tier rankings, of which 31 were firm practice group rankings and 53 were individual lawyer rankings.  Overall, the firm earned 302 rankings – 84 firm practice group rankings and 218 individual lawyer rankings.

In the 2020 edition of Chambers Global, Gibson Dunn earned 155 total rankings – 56 firm practice group rankings and 99 individual rankings. The firm and its lawyers were recognized globally and in the Asia-Pacific, 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 2020 awarded Gibson Dunn 32 rankings: 24 individual rankings and eight practice group rankings.  Chambers Latin America 2021 recognized Gibson Dunn with two individual rankings and one top-tier firm ranking.  The 2021 edition of Chambers UK recognized Gibson Dunn with 14 individual rankings and four firm rankings.  Gibson Dunn earned 16 firm rankings and 21 individual rankings in the 2020 edition of Chambers Asia Pacific.

The Legal 500

In the 2019 edition of Legal 500 – United States, Gibson Dunn received 51 practice category rankings, including 18 top-tier rankings, and 32 partners were recognized as Leading Lawyers in their respective practices.  The UK Legal 500 2021 recognized Gibson Dunn in 13 practice areas and named nine partners as Leading Lawyers.  The Legal 500 EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) 2020 recognized the firm in 19 categories in Belgium, France, Germany and the UAE, and recommended 37 Gibson Dunn attorneys in their respective practice areas, with some listed in more than one category.   The Legal 500 – Latin America recognized Gibson Dunn in five categories and recommended two Gibson Dunn attorneys in their respective practice areas in the 2021 edition. The Legal 500 Deutschland ranked Gibson Dunn in seven practice areas and inaugurated one partner to its Hall of Fame and also recognized one partner as a Leading Lawyer in the 2020 edition. The Legal 500 – Asia Pacific recognized the firm’s Singapore, Beijing and Hong Kong offices in 15 categories in the 2020 edition.   

Asian Legal Business – 2020 M&A Rankings

Asian Legal Business has ranked Gibson Dunn as a Notable Firm for the Hong Kong and Singapore: International categories in its 2020 M&A Rankings, which recognizes the best firms in Asia for M&A work. (September 2020)

Managing IP – Americas Awards

Managing IP recognized Gibson Dunn at its Americas Awards 2020 with two awards. The firm was selected as the United States Patent Contentious Firm of the Year.  In addition, Rimini Street v. Oracle USA – in which Gibson Dunn represented Rimini Street – was recognized as an Impact Case. (March 2020)

Global Arbitration Review – GAR 30

Global Arbitration Review listed Gibson Dunn in among the GAR 30, its annual guide to the world’s top 30 arbitration practices. (July 2020)

IAM Patent 1000

Gibson Dunn was recognized by IAM Patent 2020 amongst the top patent practices Nationally and in California, New York, Texas and Washington, D.C.  (June 2020)

Global Investigations Review – GIR 30

Global Investigations Review ranked Gibson Dunn No. 1 in the GIR 30, its annual guide to the world’s top 30 cross-border investigations practices.  (October 2020)

LMG Life Sciences

The 2020 edition of LMG Life Sciences highlighted six Gibson Dunn practices — Competition & Antitrust, General Corporate, General Patent Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Product Liability & Recall and White-Collar/Government Investigation — in the area of Life Sciences.  (October 2020)

Latin Lawyer – The Latin Lawyer 250

Gibson Dunn was recognized in the 2020 edition of The Latin Lawyer 250 for its Latin America-related work in six practice areas: Anti-Corruption Investigations and Compliance, Arbitration, Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A, and Litigation.  (March 2020)

Benchmark Litigation – U.S. Awards

Benchmark Litigation recognized Gibson Dunn at its Benchmark US awards. Gibson Dunn was named Appellate Firm of the Year, California National Firm of the Year and California Firm of the Year for both Antitrust and Labor & Employment.   In addition, CNN v. Trump, in which Gibson Dunn represented CNN, , Trendsettah USA, Inc. v. Swisher International, Inc., in which Gibson Dunn represented Swisher International, and O’Connor v. Uber., in which Gibson Dunn represented Uber, were named Impact Cases of the Year. (March 2020)

World Trademark Review 1000

The 2019 edition of the World Trademark Review 1000 recognized Gibson Dunn’s work in the area of trademarks, noting that the firm “[s]carcely rivalled when it comes to high-profile, big-ticket, complex litigation of any kind, Gibson Dunn brings the heat in IP infringement cases.” (February 2020)

Law360 – Practice Groups of the Year

Law360 named Gibson Dunn a Firm of the Year for 2019, in its article, “The Firms That Dominated in 2019,” featuring seven firms that received the most Practice Group of the Year awards.  Of the seven, Gibson Dunn is one of two firms with the most winning Practice Groups of the Year.  Gibson Dunn was named a Practice Group of the Year in eight categories – Appellate, Class Action, Cybersecurity & Privacy, International Arbitration, Real Estate, Sports & Betting, Technology and Trials.  (January 2020)

Global Competition Review – Global Elite

Gibson Dunn was ranked No. 5 in the 2020 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 sixth 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 and the United States: Texas jurisdictions; an Outstanding firm in the United States: Washington, D.C. jurisdiction; and a Highly Recommended firm in the Brussels and United States: New York jurisdictions. (January 2020)

The Real Deal – Top New York Real Estate Law Firms

The Real Deal ranked Gibson Dunn second on its 2019 list of New York law firms who handled the highest dollar volume of real estate loans, and second on its 2019 list of New York law firms who handled the highest dollar volume of real estate sales. (October 2019)

Benchmark Litigation

In the 2020 edition of Benchmark Litigation, Gibson Dunn was recognized in eight 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 eight national litigation categories, the firm is ranked in Tier 1 in Antitrust, Appellate, General Commercial, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Securities and White Collar Crime categories.

The 2019 edition of Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific recognized Gibson Dunn in its Hong Kong White Collar Crime – International Firms category.

National Law Journal – Appellate Hot List

The National Law Journal named Gibson Dunn to its 2019 Appellate Hot List, which recognized 25 firms that “won key matters before the U.S. Supreme Court and federal courts of appeal.” (October 2019)

Best Lawyers® – Best Law Firms

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® awarded Gibson Dunn its 2020 Law Firm of the Year for Antitrust Law and Appellate Practice. The Firm also earned Tier 1 rankings in 137 practice area categories in its 2020 Best Law Firms survey. The firm earned 172 rankings in nine metropolitan areas and nationally. (November 2019)

Managing IP – Handbook

The 2019 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.  (May 2019)

GamblingCompliance – Global Regulatory Awards

GamblingCompliance named Gibson Dunn “Best Regulatory Lawyer/Law Firm of the Year (North America)” at its 2019 GamblingCompliance Global Regulatory Awards.  (May 2019)

China Business Law Journal – Awards

Gibson Dunn was among the firms recognized by China Business Law Journal in the category of Mergers & Acquisitions – International Firms for its annual 2019 awards.  The firm was recognized for its representation of NAURA Technology Group in its acquisition of Akrion Systems, which is “the first CFIUS (Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States) approval for any Chinese acquisition in the semiconductor sector since January 2017.”  (March 2019)

Legal Business Magazine – Corporate Team of the Year

Legal Business magazine has named Gibson Dunn as the “Corporate Team of the Year” at The Legal Business Awards 2019.  The firm received the award for its representation of William Hill on its entry into a U.S. partnership with Eldorado Resorts, which Legal Business described as “a groundbreaking and high-pressure transaction.” (March 2019)

JUVE

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.

Daily Journal – Top 100 Lawyers in California

The Daily Journal named Los Angeles partners Theodore J. Boutrous Jr., Marcellus McRae and Debra Wong Yang to its annual list of the Top 100 Lawyers in California. (September 2020)

Law360 – MVPs

Law360 named eight Gibson Dunn partners among its 2020 MVPs:Thomas DupreeTransportation, Scott Edelman – Media & Entertainment,Shukie Grossman – Fund Formation, Andrew Lance – Hospitality, Kristin Linsley –Technology, Brian Lutz – Securities, Rahim Moloo – International Arbitration and Jason Schwartz –Employment.  (October 2020)

National Law Journal – Washington, D.C. Trailblazer

The National Law Journal named  Matthew McGill among its 2020 Washington, D.C. Trailblazers. (September 2020)

Law Week Colorado – Up and Coming Lawyers

Law Week Colorado named Natalie Hausknecht among its Up and Coming Lawyers 2020, which recognizes five attorneys in Colorado “who have taken on major business litigation, appeals and pro bono work in their first five years of practice.” (October 2020)

The Recorder – California Trailblazer

The Recorder named Palo Alto partner Carrie LeRoy among its 2020 California Trailblazers. (October 2020)

 

LMG Life Sciences

The 2020 edition of LMG Life Sciences noted 13 Gibson Dunn lawyers as “Life Science Stars” including Joseph BarbeauWayne Barsky, Barbara Becker, Reed Brodsky, Winston ChanTracey Davies, William Dawson, , Joshua Lerner, Jane Love, Ryan Murr, Karen Spindler,  Daniel Thomasch and Robert Trenchard. (October 2020)

Texas Lawyer – On The Rise

Texas Lawyer named  Krista Hanvey among 30 lawyers featured as the 2020 “On the Rise” honorees in its Texas Legal Awards. (September 2020)

National Law Journal – Winning Litigators

The National Law Journal named Lee Dunst, Mitch Karlan and Richard Parker among its 2020 Winning Litigators, featuring “conquerors of the courtroom” who “have tackled some of the most widely watched cases of the year.” (September 2020)

National Law Journal – D.C. Rising Star

The National Law Journal named  Jason Meltzer among its 2020 D.C. Rising Stars, featuring 40 attorneys who have “proven their mettle where it counts, representing high-profile clients and securing high-dollar victories.” (August 2020)

The Daily Journal – Top Lawyer Under 40

The Daily Journal named Michael Szczurek among California’s top 40 lawyers under age 40. (August 2020)

GlobeSt – Women of Influence

GlobeSt. Real Estate Forum named San Francisco partner Erin Rothfuss to its Women of Influence 2020, an annual list that features women who “have all made a distinctive mark in commercial real estate.” (July 2020)

Crain’s New York Business – Rising Stars in Real Estate

Crain’s New York Business named New York partner Noam Haberman among its 2020 Rising Stars in Real Estate, which highlights “the true drivers of New York’s real estate engine—those individuals whose grit and ingenuity power the region’s progress and the industry’s growth.” (July 2020)

Variety – Legal Impact Report Report

Variety has named Scott Edelman, Kevin Masuda and Orin Snyder to its 2020 Legal Impact Report, an annual list of the leading attorneys in the entertainment industry who have “made massive deals and litigated thorny disputes for entertainment industry clients, studios and networks.” Ilissa Samplin was named to the Up Next category, recognizing up and coming attorneys in the entertainment industry. (July 2020)

Law360 – Rising Stars

Five Gibson Dunn lawyers were named among Law360’s Rising Stars for 2020: Brian Ascher in Media & Entertainment, Krista Hanvey in Benefits, Saee Muzumdar in Mergers & Acquisitions, Lindsey Schmidt in International Arbitration, and Molly Senger in Employment. (July 2020)

Daily Journal – Top Labor and Employment Lawyers

The Daily Journal named partners Catherine Conway, Jesse Cripps and Michele Maryott to its 2020 list of Top Labor and Employment Lawyers, which features attorneys based in California.  (July 2020)

Daily Journal – Top Antitrust Lawyers

Rachel Brass and Los Angeles partner Dan Swanson were named to the Daily Journal’s Top Antitrust Lawyers 2020 list, which features California’s top antitrust lawyers. (June 2020)

Los Angeles Business Journal – Leaders of Influence: Private Equity Investors & Advisors

The Los Angeles Business Journal named Ari Lanin among its 2020 Leaders of Influence: Private Equity Investors & Advisors, a list of “truly outstanding professionals making up the Los Angeles private equity lending and advising landscape.” (June 2020)

IFLR1000 – Women Leaders

Barbara Becker and Linda Curtis were named among the IFLR1000 Women Leaders for 2020, featuring “the leading female transactional lawyers in the world.” (June 2020)

Legal Media Group- Expert Guides

Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides has named London partners Jeff Trinklein and Sandy Bhogal to its 2020 edition of the Tax Expert Guide, which recognizes the top legal practitioners in the industry. (June 2020)

Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific – Top 100 Women in Litigation

Benchmark Litigation named Kelly Austin and Elaine Chen to its inaugural 2020 list of the Asia-Pacific Top 100 Women in Litigation, which recognizes Asia-Pacific’s leading female trial lawyers. (June 2020)

Managing IP – Top 250 Women in IP

Jane Love was named to Managing IP’s Top 250 Women in IP 2020, which recognizes the “senior female IP practitioners in private practice who have performed exceptionally for their clients and firms in the past year.” (May 2020)

The National Law Journal – Health Care/Life Science Trailblazer

The National Law Journal named Jane Love among its 2020 Health Care/Life Science Trailblazers. [PDF] April 2020.

The Denver Business Journal – Top Women in Energy

The Denver Business Journal has named Robyn Zolman to its annual Top Women in Energy list, recognizing “women whose position, knowledge and expertise help guide the industry.” (April 2020)

The Daily Journal – Top Intellectual Property

The Daily Journal named Los Angeles partner Jason Lo among its 2020 Top Intellectual Property Lawyers. (March 2020)

The Hollywood Reporter – Power Lawyers

The Hollywood Reporter named partners Scott Edelman and Orin Snyder to its 2020 Power Lawyers list, which features “the top 100 entertainment attorneys in America.” (March 2020)

Benchmark Litigation – U.S. Awards

Benchmark Litigation recognized New York partner Orin Snyder as Attorney of the Year in General Commercial Law. Los Angeles partners Theane Evangelis and Dan Swanson were each respectively named California Labor & Employment Litigation Attorney of the Year and California Antitrust Litigation Attorney of the Year. (March 2020)

City & State New York – Law Power 100

New York partners Mylan Denerstein and Randy Mastro were named to City & State New York’s 2020 Law Power 100, which recognizes New York’s “most politically powerful lawyers.” (March 2020)

Dallas Business Journal – 40 Under 40

The Dallas Business Journal named Ashley Rogers to its 2020 40 Under 40 list, which “honors rising stars and people you should know in the North Texas business community.” (January 2020)

5280 – Denver’s Top Lawyers

Denver magazine 5280 named partners Beau Stark and Robyn Zolman to its annual “Denver’s Top Lawyers 2020” list, which recognizes “the best attorneys in the region.” (January 2020)

The American Lawyer – Litigator of the Year

Theodore J. Boutrous Jr. was named Litigator of the Year by The American Lawyer, recognizing that he was “at the center of some of the nation’s most closely watched cases on the First Amendment, the rule of law, privacy and more.” (January 2020)

Crain’s New York Business – Notable Women in Law

Crain’s New York Business named Zainab Ahmad among its 2020 Notable Women in Law, recognizing “dedicated, gifted and determined female lawyers.”  Zainab is noted for her “extraordinary track record: winning all 13 of her terrorism cases between 2009 and 2017.” (December 2019)

American Law Institute

Helgi Walker was among the 45 new members elected by the American Law Institute (ALI) . ALI’s mission is “clarifying the law through Restatements, Principles, and Model Codes.” (December 2019)

The Deal – Rising Star

The Deal has named Century City partner Daniela Stolman as a Rising Star. The list recognizes new M&A partners who are “deemed by The Dealto be one of the most promising of 2019.” The list was announced in the Q1 2019 edition ofThe Dealmaker Quarterly. The Deal also profiled Washington, D.C. lawyer Evan D’Amico as a Rising Star. (December 2019)

Turnarounds & Workouts – Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers

Turnarounds & Workouts has named Scott Greenberg to its 2019 list of Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers.  (December 2019)

Variety – Dealmakers Impact Report

Partners Ari Lanin and Benyamin Ross were named to Variety‘s 2019 Dealmakers Impact Report – the publication’s annual list that profiles the entertainment industry’s top attorneys, executives, managers and financiers.  (December 2019)

Global Investigations Review – 25 Most Respected Sanctions Lawyers

Global Investigations Review named Adam Smith among its 25 Most Respected Sanctions Lawyers in Washington, D.C., which features individuals who are most trusted with sanctions cases and “are working on the most significant cases.” (November 2019)

The National Law Journal – Finance, Banking & Capital Markets Trailblazers

The National Law Journal named Hillary Holmes among its 2019 Finance, Banking & Capital Markets Trailblazers. (November 2019)

National Law Journal – Sports & Entertainment Trailblazer

The National Law Journal named partner Matthew McGill a 2019 Sports & Entertainment Trailblazer. (November 2019)

Denver Business Journal – Who’s Who in Energy

The Denver Business Journal named partnersGerald Farano, Beau Stark and Robyn Zolman to its 2019 list of Who’s Who in Energy.  (November 2019)

Benchmark Litigation – Europe

The 2020 edition of Benchmark Litigation Europe has recognized four partners their respective practice areas: Cyrus Benson and Penny Madden were recognized as stars in International Arbitration; Philip Rocher was recognized as a star in Commercial and Transactions, Insurance, and International Arbitration; and Jean-Pierre Farges was recognized as a star in Banking, Commercial and Transactions, Insolvency, and Insurance. (September 2019)

Texas Lawyer – Most Effective Dealmakers

Texas Lawyer named Houston partner Hillary Holmes among four lawyers featured as the “Most Effective Dealmakers” in its 2019 Professional Excellence Awards. (September 2019)

Globe St. – 50 Under 40

GlobeSt. Real Estate Forum recognized Noam Haberman as one of its 2019 50 Under 40, a list of the “best and brightest professionals of the next generation” in the commercial real estate industry.  The publication noted, “they are the superstars who have stood out from the pack and will likely be at the helm of the organizations of the future.” (October 2019)

Best Lawyers – 2020 Lawyers of the Year

Best Lawyers® named 11 Gibson Dunn partners as the 2020 Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice areas and cities: Rachel Brass – San Francisco – Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year, Miguel Estrada – Washington, D.C. – Litigation – Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year, Sean Feller – Los Angeles Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Lawyer of the Year, Douglas Fuchs – Los Angeles Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) Lawyer of the Year, Ronald Mueller – Washington, D.C. Corporate Governance Law Lawyer of the Year, Douglas Rayburn – Dallas Securities Regulation Lawyer of the Year, Brian Robison – Dallas Antitrust Law Lawyer of the Year, Jesse Shapiro – Los Angeles – Real Estate Law Lawyer of the Year, Daniel Swanson – Los Angeles Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year, F. Joseph Warin – Washington, D.C. Criminal Defense: White-Collar Lawyer of the Year, and Meryl Young – Orange Country Litigation – Securities Lawyer of the Year. (August 2019)

Best Lawyers – Lawyer of the Year

Best Lawyers® named 11 Gibson Dunn partners as the 2020 Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice areas and cities:

  • Rachel Brass – San Francisco – Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year
  • Miguel Estrada – Washington, D.C. – Litigation – Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year
  • Sean Feller – Los Angeles Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Douglas Fuchs – Los Angeles Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) Lawyer of the Year
  • Ronald Mueller – Washington, D.C. Corporate Governance Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Douglas Rayburn – Dallas Securities Regulation Lawyer of the Year
  • Brian Robison – Dallas Antitrust Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Jesse Shapiro – Los Angeles – Real Estate Law Lawyer of the Year
  • Daniel Swanson – Los Angeles Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year
  • F. Joseph Warin – Washington, D.C. Criminal Defense: White-Collar Lawyer of the Year
  • Meryl Young – Orange Country Litigation – Securities Lawyer of the Year

The lawyers that were selected received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyers‘ survey by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.  Only one lawyer in each legal community is selected as the Lawyer of the Year for each practice area. (August 2019)

Benchmark Litigation – Under 40 Hot List

Benchmark Litigation named Heather Richardson, Gabrielle Levin and Blaine Evanson to its annual 40 & Under Hotlist, which recognizes the achievements of the nation’s most accomplished legal partners aged 40 or younger. (August 2019)

Benchmark Litigation – Top Women in Litigation

Benchmark Litigation named Perlette Jura, Andrea Neuman, Elizabeth Papez, Deborah Stein and Meryl Young to its 2019 list of the Top 250 Women in Litigation, which recognizes America’s leading female trial lawyers. (August 2019)

The National Law Journal – D.C. Rising Stars

The National Law Journal named Greta Williams among its 2019 D.C. Rising Stars, featuring 40 attorneys who have “excelled on some of the biggest stages.” (August 2019)

National Law Journal – Technology Trailblazers

The National Law Journal named partners Carrie LeRoy and Kristin Linsley to its 2019 Technology Trailblazers list. (June 2019)

The Daily Journal – Top Artificial Intelligence Lawyers

The Daily Journal named Mark Lyon to its 2019 list of the Top Artificial Intelligence Lawyers.  Mark was featured for his role launching the firm’s new Artificial Intelligence and Automated Systems Practice Group and for his work advising clients in their development and use of AI-related products. (June 2019)

Latinvex – Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyers

Latinvex named partner Lisa Alfaro to its 2019 Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyers list in the Energy and FCPA & Fraud categories.  (May 2019)

The Daily Journal – Top Women Lawyers

The Daily Journal named partners Theane Evangelis and Debra Wong Yang to its 2019 list of Top Women Lawyers.  (May 2019)

Daily Journal – Top IP Lawyers

The Daily Journal named partner Wayne Barsky to its list of the Top Intellectual Property Lawyers of 2019.  (April 2019)

azur Karrieremagazin

German publication azur Karrieremagazin named Katharina Saulich as one of 20 role models among Germany’s women lawyers. Katharina’s profile was published in May 2019.

Who’s Who Legal – Investigations Lawyer of the Year

Who’s Who Legal named F. Joseph Warin as its Investigations Lawyer of the Year at its 6th annual Who’s Who Legal Awards. (May 2019)

BTI Consulting – Client Service All-Stars

BTI Consulting named partners Theodore J. Boutrous Jr., Jeffrey Chapman, Dennis Friedman, Elizabeth Ising, Brian Lane, Samuel Liversidge, Marcellus McRae, Jeffrey Thomas and Andrew S. Tulumello to its 2019 BTI Client Service All-Stars List.  In addition, Elizabeth Ising and Brian Lane were recognized as Client Service All-Star MVP for making the list for two or more consecutive years.  (March 2019)

India Business Law Journal – International A-List

India Business Law Journal has named Jai Pathak to its 2019 International A-List, featuring “the top 100 India-focused lawyers at international firms.” (April 2019)

Human Resource Executive and Lawdragon – World-Class Employment Lawyers

Six partners were recognized in the 2019 Guide to World-Class Employment Lawyers by Human Resource Executive (HRE) magazine and Lawdragon. Michele Maryott, 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 was named among the 40 Up and Comers in Employment Law. Catherine Conway was named to the Corporate Employment Lawyers Hall of Fame.  (April 2019)

The Daily Journal – Top 20 Cyber/Artificial Intelligence Lawyers in California

The Daily Journal named partners Kristin Linsley to its 2019 list of the Top Cyber Lawyers in California.  (January 2019)

Commercial Observer – Power Lawyers

The Commercial Observer has named Joanne Franzel one of five Power Lawyers of 2019. (April 2019)

Los Angeles Business Journal – Most Influential Minority Lawyers

Los Angeles Business Journal named partners Kevin Masuda and Marcellus McRae among its Most Influential Minority Lawyers in Los Angeles.  (January 2019)

Washingtonian – Top Lawyers

Washingtonian magazine named five partners to its 2018 Top Lawyers in their respective practice areas: Karen Manos, Eugene Scalia, Jason Schwartz, F. Joseph Warin, and Joseph West. (December 2018)