Experience Recognized Worldwide

New York Litigation Department of the Year

New York Law Journal (2020)

Litigation Department of the Year

The American Lawyer (2020)

Law Firm of the Year

Law360 (2020)

The American Lawyer – Distinguished Law Firm Leader

The American Lawyer named Ken Doran as its 2020 Distinguished Law Firm Leader.  The publication noted that, “Through nearly two decades—and two global crises—as chairman, Doran has paved the path for one of the most successful law firms in the world.”  (January 2021)

The American Lawyer named Josh Krevitt as a Litigator of the Year, noting that global corporations turned to him when facing “must-win patent litigation” and “is often called in to take over from other firms.” (December 2021)

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 General Litigation Department of the Year.

This is Gibson Dunn’s fifth win in the last six of The American Lawyer‘s biennial “Litigation Department of the Year” competitions and the seventh time in a row that Gibson Dunn has been a finalist — both unprecedented achievements. (December 2021)

Law360 – Practice Groups of the Year

Law360 named Gibson Dunn a Firm of the Year for 2020 in its November 30, 2020  article “The Firms That Dominated in 2020,” featuring eight firms that received the most Practice Group of the Year awards.  Gibson Dunn was named a Practice Group of the Year in six categories – Appellate, Employment, Energy, Real Estate, Life Sciences, Media & Entertainment and Trials.  (December 2020)

Best Lawyers – Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers International

The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 has recognized 175 Gibson Dunn attorneys in 54 practice areas. Additionally, 57 lawyers were recognized in Best Lawyers International in Brazil, Brussels, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore and United Kingdom.

The Best Lawyers in America® 114 Gibson Dunn attorneys in 29 practice areas. Ones to Watch awards “are recognitions given to attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.”

JUVE

The German publication JUVE recommended Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt and Munich offices in the 2021/2022 edition of its annual directory. Gibson Dunn was named among the top 50 law firms in Germany. It was recommended in the Frankfurt and Munich regions and recognized in the Antitrust, Compliance and Internal Investigations, Corporate, Dispute Resolution, M&A and Private Equity categories. (October 2021)

 

International Financial Law Review – United States Awards

International Financial Law Review named Gibson Dunn as the District of Columbia’s Law Firm of the Year at its IFLR1000 United States Awards 2021. (September 2021)

 

Law360 – Texas Powerhouse

Law360 named Gibson Dunn a  2021 Texas Powerhouse, one of five law firms that “bested the competition,” “scoring courtroom victories in bet-the-company litigation and leading deals that reshaped the market.” (August 2021)

Chambers and Partners

In its 2021 edition, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business awarded Gibson Dunn 94 first-tier rankings, of which 33 were firm practice group rankings and 61 were individual lawyer rankings.  Overall, the firm earned 323 rankings – 96 firm practice group rankings and 227 individual lawyer rankings.

In the 2021 edition of Chambers Global, Gibson Dunn earned 166 total rankings – 62 firm practice group rankings and 104 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 2021 awarded Gibson Dunn 32 rankings: 24 individual rankings and seven practice group rankings.  Chambers Latin America 2021 recognized Gibson Dunn with two individual rankings and one top-tier firm ranking.  The 2022 edition of Chambers UK recognized Gibson Dunn with 18 individual rankings and six firm rankings.  Gibson Dunn earned 19 firm rankings and 24 individual rankings in the 2021 edition of Chambers Asia Pacific. In the 2021 edition of Chambers Crisis & Risk Management Gibson Dunn earned one firm ranking. In the 2021 edition of Chambers High Net Worth was recognized with a top tier ranking and two partners were recognized.

BTI Consulting Group – Most Recommended Law Firms by Legal Decision Makers

BTI Consulting Group named Gibson Dunn among the “Most Recommended Law Firms,” featuring 11 firms that “stand out above all others – gaining more unprompted recommendations from legal decision makers than other law firms,” as well as “exceed client expectations consistently and demonstrate deep business understanding.” (July 2021)

China Business Law Journal – Asset Management and Government & Public Affairs

Gibson Dunn was recognized as a leading international firm by China Business Law Journal in the Asset Management and Government & Public Affairs categories at its annual 2021 awards. (May 2021)

BTI Consulting – Client Service 30

BTI Consulting ranked Gibson Dunn third on its annual list, the BTI Client Service 30 for 2021.  (March 2021)

U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers – Best Law Firms

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® awarded Gibson Dunn Tier 1 rankings in 137 practice area categories in its 2021 “Best Law Firms” survey.  Overall, the firm earned 174 rankings in nine metropolitan areas and nationally. Additionally Gibson Dunn was recognized as “Law Firm of the Year” for Antitrust Law and Real Estate Law. (November 2020)

The Legal 500

In the 2021 edition of Legal 500 – United States, Gibson Dunn received 54 practice category rankings, including 15 top-tier rankings, and 27 partners were recognized as Leading Lawyers in their respective practices.  The UK Legal 500 2022 recognized Gibson Dunn in 16 practice areas and named 13 partners as Leading Lawyers.  The Legal 500 EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) 2021 recognized the firm in 22 categories in Belgium, France, Germany and the UAE, and recommended 41 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 eight practice areas and recognized two partners as a Leading Lawyers in the 2021 edition. The Legal 500 – Asia Pacific recognized the firm’s Singapore, Beijing and Hong Kong offices in 17 categories in the 2021 edition.   

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)

 

Law360 – Practice Groups of the Year

Law360 named Gibson Dunn a Firm of the Year for 2020 in its November 30, 2020  article “The Firms That Dominated in 2020,” featuring eight firms that received the most Practice Group of the Year awards.  Gibson Dunn was named a Practice Group of the Year in six categories – Appellate, Employment, Energy, Life Sciences, Media & Entertainment and Trials. (December 2020)

New York Law Journal – 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)

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

In its 2021 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 fifth consecutive win in this category.  (October 2021)

Global Restructuring Review – 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 2021)

National Law Journal – Appellate Hot List

The National Law Journal named Gibson Dunn to its 2021 Appellate Hot List, which “highlights law firms that have handled exemplary appellate matters.” (October 2021)

Best Lawyers® – Best Law Firms

Best Lawyers® awarded Gibson Dunn its 2022 Law Firm of the Year for Appellate Practice. The Firm also earned Tier 1 rankings in 138 practice area categories in its 2021 Best Law Firms survey. The firm earned 175 rankings in nine metropolitan areas and nationally. (November 2021)

Benchmark Litigation

Benchmark Litigation US recognized Gibson Dunn in eight national litigation practice areas in its 2022 edition and named 79 partners as Litigation Stars and Future Stars across the U.S.  Nationally, the firm received Tier 1 rankings in the Appellate, Competition/Antitrust, Commercial, Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, Securities and White Collar Crime categories.  In addition, the firm received a Tier 2 ranking in Product Liability.

The 2021 edition of Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific has recognized three partners as stars in their respective practice areas: Kelly Austin was recognized as a star in Hong Kong White Collar Crime, and Brian Gilchrist and Elaine Chen were both recognized as stars in the Hong Kong Commercial and Transactions category. The firm was ranked in the following international firm categories: Hong Kong White Collar Crime, Hong Kong Commercial and Transactions, China Commercial and Transactions, and China White Collar Crime.

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. 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; Eric Bouffard and Pierre-Emmanuel Fender were recognized as stars in Dispute Resolution; Jean-Pierre Farges was recognized as a star in Banking and Financial Services, Commercial and Transactions, Insolvency, and Insurance.

 

Managing IP – Handbook

The 2021 edition of Managing IP Handbook  recognized Gibson Dunn among the top Patent Contentious firms in the United States, and additionally recognized the firm’s California, New York, and Texas practices for their Patent Contentious work. (October 2021)

FOCUS – Top Commercial Law Firms in Germany

The German weekly FOCUS recognized Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt and Munich offices in its annual special issue, “Law.”  The firm is recommended as “Top-Wirtschaftskanzlei 2021″ [top commercial law firm] in the Compliance, Corporate Law, and Mergers & Acquisitions categories. (September 2021)

Asian Legal Business – Hong Kong Law Awards

Asian Legal Business named Gibson Dunn the “Civil Litigation Firm of the Year” at the ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2021. (September 2021)

LMG Life Sciences Awards

Gibson Dunn was named as the General Patent Litigation Firm of the Year at the annual LMG Life Sciences Awards. Two of the firm’s cases also were recognized: Novartis Pharmaceuticals v. Accord Healthcare was named the Hatch-Waxman Impact Case of the Year, and United States v. Arthrex was named in as the Patent Impact Case of the Year. (September 2021)

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 2021)

WirtschaftsWoche – Top Law Firm

German publication WirtschaftsWoche has recognized Gibson Dunn as a 2021 Top Law Firm in Compliance, M&A and Antitrust. (March and June 2021)

IAM Patent 1000

Gibson Dunn was recognized by IAM Patent 2021 among the top patent practices nationally and in California, New York, Texas and Washington, D.C.  (June 2021)

Chambers USA – Commercial Law Firm of the Year

Gibson Dunn was named Chambers USA’s 2021 Commercial Litigation Law Firm of the Year.  Chambers noted that “Gibson Dunn stands out as the ‘absolute all stars’ of the field, offering premier litigators from coast to coast and a glowing reputation as ‘an excellent all-around law firm with a very deep bench.’” (May 2021)

Benchmark Litigation – Awards

Benchmark Litigation recognized Gibson Dunn at its Benchmark US awards. Gibson Dunn was named East Coast Appellate Firm of the Year, California Antitrust Firm of the Year and California Labor & Employment Firm of the Year. (March 2021)

World Trademark Review 1000

The 2021 edition of the World Trademark Review 1000 recognized Gibson Dunn’s work in the area of trademarks for Enforcement and Litigation. (February 2021)

Global Competition Review – Global Elite

Gibson Dunn was ranked in the 2021 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 among the top 10 cartel 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; a Highly Recommended firm in the Brussels and United States: New York jurisdictions; and a Recommended firm in the China and United Kingdom jurisdictions. (December 2020)

Global Data Review – GDR 100 Elite

Gibson Dunn was ranked in the 2021 edition of Global Data Review’s GDR 100 Elite, a list of the world’s top 20 data practices. The firm was also recognized as a litigation standout. (December 2020)

The Real Deal – Top New York Real Estate Law Firms

The Real Deal ranked Gibson Dunn third on its 2020 list of law firms that handled the highest dollar volume of New York real estate debt deals and fifth on its 2020 list of law firms that handled the highest volume of New York property sales. (November 2020)

Who’s Who Legal – Investigations Firm of the Year

Who’s Who Legal named Gibson Dunn as its Investigations Firm of the Year for the second year in a row at its Who’s Who Legal Awards. (November 2020)

International Tax Review – World Tax

World Tax, International Tax Review’s annual guide to the world’s leading tax advisory practices, has recognized Gibson Dunn in five categories in its 2022 edition. The firm was recognized in California – General Corporate Tax, France – General Corporate Tax, New York – Transactional Tax, UK – General Corporate Tax and UK – Transactional Tax. (September 2021)

Legal Week – International Arbitration Team of the Year

Legal Week named Gibson Dunn the International Arbitration Team of the Year at its annual British Legal Awards 2020, which celebrates the legal sector’s achievements of the past year. The publication noted Gibson Dunn was the “clear winner” in the International Arbitration category, highlighting the firm’s work as “not only interesting legally” but also “important in humanitarian terms”. (November 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)

Legal Business – Corporate Team of the Year

Gibson Dunn was named the “Highly Commended” firm by Legal Business, a UK monthly magazine, in the “Corporate Team of the Year” category at the Legal Business Awards. (September 2020)

India Business Law Journal – Key Player

Gibson Dunn was listed as a Key Player in the India Business Law Journal’s 2020 report, “A Cut Above The Rest,” recognizing the top international firms that are active in India. (August 2020)

Asian Legal Business – 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. (March 2020)

The American Lawyer – Distinguished Law Firm Leader

The American Lawyer named Ken Doran as its 2020 Distinguished Law Firm Leader.  The publication noted that, “Through nearly two decades—and two global crises—as chairman, Doran has paved the path for one of the most successful law firms in the world.”  (January 2021)

Law360 – Rising Stars

Lauren Blas and partner David Fotouhi were named among Law360’s Rising Stars for 2021 in their respective practice areas of Employment and Environmental law. (May 2021)

Law360 – MVPs

Law360 named six Gibson Dunn partners among its 2021 MVPs: Michael P. Darden – Energy, Pamela Lawrence Endreny – Tax, Theane Evangelis – Class Actions, Jane Love – Life Sciences, Deborah Stein – Insurance and Daniel Swanson – Competition. (September 2021)

The American Lawyer -Dealmaker of the Year

Scott Greenberg was named a 2021 Dealmaker of the Year by The American Lawyer. (March 2021)

Variety – Dealmakers Impact Report

Kevin Masuda and Benyamin Ross were named to Variety’s 2021 Dealmakers Impact Report, which features “top financiers, attorneys, executives and entrepreneurs” who “forged the major game-changing deals that changed the showbiz landscape.” (December 2021)

Daily Journal – Top Antitrust Lawyers

Rachel Brass and Dan Swanson were named to the Daily Journal’s Top Antitrust Lawyers 2021 list, which features California’s top antitrust lawyers. (November 2021)

Los Angeles Business Journal – Leaders in Law Awards

The Los Angeles Business Journal named 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 2021)

Texas Lawyer – On The Rise

Texas Lawyer named 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 2021)

City and State New York – The Power of Diversity: Women 100

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 2021)

IFLR Lifetime Achievement Award

At its 2021 Middle East awards, IFLR presented Graham Lovett with its Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is in recognition of Graham’s contribution to the legal industry in the Middle East, with IFLR noting “he is one of the most widely known and respected figures in the UAE market, and his prominence in the region is reflected in his role as chairman of the DIFC Authority Legislative Committee.” (October 27, 2021)

Latinvex – Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyers

Latinvex named 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.” (October 2021)

LMG Life Sciences Awards

The annual LMG Life Sciences Awards named Litigator of the Year in their respective practices Wayne Barsky was named Litigator of the Year  “General Patent Litigator of the Year in California”; Jane Love was named Litigator of the Year “Hatch-Waxman Litigator of the Year – Branded”; and Mark Perry was named 5Litigator of the Year “Appellate Litigator of the Year for Intellectual Property.”

National Law Journal – D.C. Rising Star

The National Law Journal named Molly Senger among its 2021 D.C. Rising Stars, featuring 40 attorneys who have “proven their mettle where it counts, representing high-profile clients and securing high-dollar victories.” (October 2021)

Daily Journal – Top 100 Lawyers in California

The Daily Journal named Los Angeles partners Theodore J. Boutrous Jr., Theane Evangelis and Debra Wong Yang to its annual list of the Top 100 Lawyers in California. (September 2021)

Euormoney Legal Media Group – Women in Business Law

At its annual Americas Women in Business Law Awards, Euromoney Legal Media Group named Theane Evangelis as the 2021 Litigation Lawyer of the Year and Ilissa Samplin as the 2021 Litigation Rising Star. (September 2021)

Benchmark Litigation – Top 20 Labor & Employment Litigators

Benchmark Litigation named Joshua Lipshutz and Jason Schwartz to its inaugural list of the Top 20 Labor & Employment Litigators. (September 2021)

BTI Consulting – Client Service All-Stars

BTI Consulting Group named Deepak Nanda, Michael Scanlon, and  Michelle Gourley to its 2021 BTI M&A Client Service All-Stars list, recognizing 207 lawyers “who stand above all the others in delivering the absolute best in client service.”  (September 2021)

Global Competition Review – Women in Antitrust

Global Competition Review named  Rachel Brass and  Cynthia Richman to its list of Women in Antitrust 2021, which highlights “more than 130 female private practitioners, enforcers, in-house counsel, economists and academics who deserve recognition for their standout careers.” (September 2021)

World Tax – Tax Leaders

World Tax, in association with the International Tax Review, has named Sandy Bhogal and Elaine Chen among Highly Regarded practitioners.  (September 2021)

National Law Journal – Crisis Leadership Trailblazer

The National Law Journal named Debra Wong Yang a Crisis Leadership Trailblazer for her decades of work in crisis matters and for co-founding The Alliance for Asian American Justice this year. (August 2021)

Best Lawyers – 2022 Lawyers of the Year

Best Lawyers® named 10 Gibson Dunn partners as the 2022 Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice areas and cities: Theodore Boutrous, Jr. – Los Angeles – Litigation – Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year, Christopher Dillon – Palo Alto – Mergers and Acquisitions Law Lawyer of the Year, Amy Forbes – Los Angeles – Real Estate Law Lawyer of the Year, Douglas Fuchs – Los Angeles – Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) Lawyer of the Year, Jonathan Layne – Los Angeles – Securities / Capital Markets Law Lawyer of the Year, Kenneth Parker – Orange County – Trademark Law Lawyer of the Year, Doug Rayburn – Dallas/Fort Worth – Securities Regulation Lawyer of the Year, Brian Robison – Dallas/Fort Worth – Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year, Daniel Swanson – Los Angeles – Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year, and Beau Stark – Denver – Securities Regulation Lawyer of the Year. (August 2021)

Benchmark Litigation – Top Women in Litigation

Benchmark Litigation named Anne ChampionMylan Denerstein, Theane EvangelisPerlette Michèle Jura, Veronica Moyé, Andrea Neuman, Elizabeth Papez, Deborah Stein, Helgi Walker and Meryl Young to its 2021 list of the Top 250 Women in Litigation, which recognizes America’s leading female trial lawyers. (August 2021)

The Daily Journal – Top Lawyer Under 40

The Daily Journal named Bradley Hamburger among California’s top 40 lawyers under age 40. (July 2021)

Managing IP – Top 250 Women in IP

Jane Love was named to Managing IP’s Top 250 Women in IP 2021, which recognizes the “senior female IP practitioners in private practice who have performed exceptionally for their clients and firms in the past year.” (July 2021)

Asian Legal Business – Super 50 TMT Lawyers

Asian Legal Business has named Connell O’Neill in its inaugural Super 50 TMT Lawyers survey, which highlights the standout practitioners in the technology, media and telecommunications space in Asia. (August 2021)

GlobeSt – Women of Influence

GlobeSt. Real Estate Forum named Kimberly Schlanger to its 2021 Women of Influence: Women to Watch list, which recognizes “rising stars … whose accomplishments, ambition and talent have made them standout professionals who have the skills, characteristics and vision that defines success, excellence and leadership in commercial real estate.”  (July 2021)

ALB China’s – Top 15 Rising Lawyers

Asian Legal Business has named Qi Yue in its 2021 China Top 15 Rising Lawyers list. The survey showcases the most accomplished lawyers in China under the age of 40. (July 2021)

Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific – Top 100 Women in Litigation

Benchmark Litigation named Kelly Austin and Elaine Chen to its 2021 list of the Asia-Pacific Top 100 Women in Litigation, which recognizes the most distinguished female litigators in the region.  (July 2021)

Benchmark Litigation – Under 40 Hot List

Benchmark Litigation named Gabrielle Levin and  Heather Richardson to its annual 40 & Under Hotlist, which recognizes the achievements of the nation’s most accomplished legal partners aged 40 or younger. (July 2021)

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

The Los Angeles Business Journal named  Ari Lanin among its 2021 Leaders of Influence: Private Equity Investors & Advisors, a list of “leaders of influence who make a significant impact in the private equity space.” (June 2021)

Global Investigations Review – Top FCPA Practitioners

Global Investigations Review named Joe Warin to its list of Top FCPA Practitioners, which “highlights 30 outstanding lawyers and forensic advisers in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act space.” (June 2021)

Daily Journal – Top Labor and Employment Lawyers

The Daily Journal named  Jesse Cripps to its 2021 list of Top Labor & Employment Lawyers in California.  (June 2021)

Chambers USA – Lifetime Achievement Award

At its 2021 Chambers USA Awards, Chambers and Partners presented  Theodore B. Olson with its Lifetime Achievement Award.  Chambers noted that Olson’s “five-decade career has cemented his reputation as one of the most respected and formidable appellate advocates of the modern era, having argued before the Supreme Court 65 times in some of the most complex constitutional questions and precedent-setting business disputes.” (May 2021)

Silicon Valley Business Journal – Women of Influence

The Silicon Valley Business Journal named  Ashlie Beringer to its 2021 Women of Influence list, which features “the 100 most influential women in the Silicon Valley.” (June 2021)

Daily Journal – Top Women Lawyers

The Daily Journal named partners Theane Evangelis and  Debra Wong Yang to its 2021 list of Top Women Lawyers.  (May 2021)

The Hollywood Reporter – Power Lawyers

The Hollywood Reporter named Theodore J. Boutrous Jr., Scott Edelman, Kevin Masuda, and Orin Snyder to its 2021 Power Lawyers list, which features “the entertainment industry’s top 100 attorneys.” (May 2021)

The Deal – Rising Star

The Deal named Andrew Kaplan to its Rising Stars class of 2021. (May 2021)

Global Investigations Review – Top Women in Investigations

Global Investigations Review named Zainab Ahmad to its list of Women in Investigations 2021, which “highlights 100 exceptional women in the white-collar world, from future leaders to some of the established stars.” ” (May 2021)

The Daily Journal – Top Intellectual Property

The Daily Journal named Wayne Barsky among its 2021 Top Intellectual Property Lawyers. (April 2021)

Variety – Legal Impact Report Report

Variety has named Brian Ascher, Scott Edelman, Kevin Masuda, Ilissa Samplin and Orin Snyder to its 2021 , an annual list of the leading attorneys in the entertainment industry who have “made an impact in entertainment, helping showbiz artists in their endeavors.” (April 2021)

Benchmark Litigation – Awards

Theane Evangelis was named California Labor & Employment Litigator of the Year, and Richard Parker was named East Coast Antitrust Litigator of the Year at the annual Benchmark Litigation Awards (March 2021)

International Academy of Trial Lawyers

Scott Edelman was inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL). (March 2021)

Asian Legal Business – China Top 15 M&A Lawyers

Asian Legal Business has named Fang Xue in its 2021 China Top 15 M&A Lawyers list. (March 2021)

The Deal – Top Women in Dealmaking

The Deal named New York partner Barbara Becker to its annual Top Women in Dealmaking list, which “recognizes exemplary women in the legal profession with a focus on M&A, private equity, restructuring and activist investing.” (January 2021)

The Hollywood Reporter – Top Dealmakers

Kevin Masuda was named to The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Dealmakers of 2020 list, which “spotlights the people who kept on their toes to keep the entertainment industry on its feet.” (January 2021)

Daily Journal – Top White Collar Lawyers

The Daily Journal named Chuck Stevens a 2020 Top White Collar Lawyer. (December 2020)

Washingtonian Magazine – 2020 Top Lawyers

Washingtonian magazine named five partners to its 2020 Top Lawyers, which features “Washington’s top legal talent,” in their respective practice areas:

Daily Journal – Top Cyber Lawyers in California

The Daily Journal named partners Kristin Linsley to its 2020 list of the Top Cyber Lawyers in California.  (November 2020)

Crain’s New York Business – Notable Women in Law

Crain’s New York Business named Barbara Becker among its 2021 Notable Women in Law.  The publication noted, “These impressive attorneys were chosen not only for their skills and accomplishments, but also for their efforts to shore up the edifice of justice.” (December 2020)

The National Law Journal – First Amendment Rights Trailblazer

The National Law Journal named Los Angeles partner Theodore J. Boutrous Jr. among its 2020 First Amendment Rights Trailblazer. (November 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)

City & State New York – Law Power 100

Mylan Denerstein and Randy Mastro were named to City & State New York’s 2021 Law Power 100, recognizing those who are “having an impact in New York’s political and government spheres.” (March 2021)

The Recorder – California Trailblazer

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

 

New York City Bar – Diversity & Inclusion Champions

The New York City Bar has named Mylan Denerstein one of its three 2020 Diversity & Inclusion Champions, who were selected for their roles in advancing equity and inclusion for attorneys who are people of color, LGBTQ, women and differently abled in the New York legal community, and in society overall. (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)

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)

National Diversity Council – Most Powerful Women in Oil and Gas

The National Diversity Council named Shalla Prichard among the 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil and Gas. (October 2020)

Los Angeles Business Journal – Leaders of Influence

Los Angeles Business Journal named Scott Edelman among its 2020 Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Lawyers, featuring “the very best litigators in the business” who “go to the proverbial mat to fight for their clients.” (July 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)

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)

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)

LexisNexis – Legal Awards

Ryan Whelan was named “Legal Personality of the Year” at the LexisNexis Legal Awards 2020 for his work in leading the legal and political campaign in the UK against “upskirting,” the act of capturing images under a woman’s skirt without her permission. (March 2020)