April 14, 2014
Eleven Gibson Dunn lawyers were named among Law360’s Rising Stars for 2014, which features “attorneys under 40 whose legal accomplishments belie their age.” Gibson Dunn was recognized for having the second highest number of Rising Stars this year.
The following lawyers were recognized in their respective practice areas: San Francisco of counsel Winston Chan in White Collar, Washington, D.C. partner John W.F. Chesley in Government Contracts, Los Angeles partner Jesse Cripps in Employment, Washington, D.C. partner Adam Di Vincenzo in Competition, Los Angeles partner Theane Evangelis in Class Action, Los Angeles partner Perlette Michèle Jura in Product Liability, Washington, D.C. partner Scott Martin in Appellate, Washington, D.C. partner Jason Mendro in Securities, Los Angeles partner Julian Poon in Class Action, Washington, D.C. partner Amir Tayrani in Appellate, and Los Angeles associate Katie Townsend in Media & Entertainment. The list of Rising Stars was published on April 11, 2014, and the attorney profiles will be published in the following weeks.