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WilmerHale Receives Top Rankings in The Best Lawyers in America 2008

September 6, 2007

Eleven of WilmerHale’s practices earned top ranking and 98 individual WilmerHale lawyers from across the country were named in the 2008 version of Best Lawyers in America. Results were determined by evaluations from over two million votes cast by their peers. WilmerHale’s practice recognitions include number one rankings in:

Bet-the-Company Litigation in the United States
Appellate Law in DC
Communications Law in DC
International Trade and Finance Law in DC
Securities Law in DC
Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law in Massachusetts
Real Estate Law in Massachusetts
Venture Capital Law in Massachusetts
Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law in Boston, Massachusetts
Mergers & Acquisitions Law in Boston, Massachusetts
Real Estate Law in Boston, Massachusetts

The individual lawyers recognized are as follows:
Baltimore - Thomas E. D. Millspaugh (Real Estate Law); Stephen H. Sachs (Alternative Dispute Resolution,Appellate Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense); John B. Watkins (Corporate Law,Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law)
Boston - Mitchel Appelbaum (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law); Katharine E. Bachman (Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Law); Keith R. Barnett (Real Estate Law); William C. Benjamin (International Trade and Finance Law, Tax Law); Mark G. Borden (Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law, Venture Capital Law); Jay E. Bothwick (Mergers & Acquisitions Law); Sean T. Boulger (Real Estate Law); John A. Burgess (International Trade and Finance Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law); James R. Burke (Corporate Law); James C. Burling (Antitrust Law); Joseph J. Christian (Real Estate Law); Andrew H. Cohn (Real Estate Law); Paul P. Daley (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law); Michael L. Fay (Trusts and Estates); A. Silvana Giner (Trusts and Estates); Richard W. Giuliani (Tax Law); Karen F. Green (White-Collar Criminal Defense); Christopher P. Harvey (Mutual Funds Law); Neil Jacobs (Labor and Employment Law); Paul Jakubowski (Real Estate Law); Dennis L. Jenkins (Structured Finance Law); Richard A. Johnston (International Arbitration); Robert C. Kirsch (Environmental Law); James B. Lampert (Intellectual Property Law); William F. Lee (Appellate Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property Law); Michelle D. Miller (Antitrust Law); William R. O'Reilly, Jr. (Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Law); William H. Paine (Securities Law); David E. Redlick (Biotechnology Law, Corporate Law); Roger M. Ritt (Tax Law); Patrick J. Rondeau (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law, Venture Capital Law); Sarah Rothermel (Private Funds Law); Jeffrey B. Rudman (Commercial Litigation, Securities Law); Amy R. Segal (Non-Profit/Charities Law); John D. Sigel (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law); Steven D. Singer (Biotechnology Law, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law); Joel H. Sirkin (Real Estate Law); Jennifer C. Snyder (Trusts and Estates); C. Hall Swaim (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law); Robert Tuchmann (Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Law); Gary A. Walpert (Intellectual Property Law); David A. Westenberg (Information Technology Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Venture Capital Law); Jonathan Wolfman (Corporate Governance and Compliance Law)

New York -Philip Anker (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law); Paul A. Engelmayer (Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense, White-Collar Criminal Defense); Robert B. McCaw (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law); Bruce H. Newman (Administrative Law); Michael O'Brien (Corporate Law); Charles C. Platt (Insurance Law); Peter K. Vigeland (Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense); Roger Witten (Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense)

Washington - James E. Anderson (Mutual Funds Law); Robert Bagnall (Mutual Funds Law); Charlene Barshefsky (Government Relations Law, International Trade and Finance Law); Brandon Becker(Securities Law);Russell J. Bruemmer(Banking Law);J. Beckwith Burr (Information Technology Law); Robert Cassidy, Jr. (International Trade and Finance Law); Matthew A. Chambers (Securities Law); Louis R. Cohen (Appellate Law,Commercial Litigation,Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law);Bruce E. Coolidge (Corporate Governance and Compliance Law); Meredith Cross (Securities Law); Edward C. Dumont (Appellate Law); Jamie Gorelick (Bet-the-Company Litigation,Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense); John D. Greenwald (International Trade and Finance Law); John Harwood II (Communications Law); Gary N. Horlick (International Trade and Finance Law);A. Stephen Hut, Jr. (Commercial Litigation); Terrill A. Hyde (Tax Law);William J. Kolasky (Antitrust Law); F. David Lake, Jr. (Tax Law); William T. Lake (Communications Law); Charles Levy (Government Relations Law, International Trade and Finance Law);Martin E. Lybecker (Banking Law Mutual Funds Law); William McLucas (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Securities Law); David Medine (Banking Law); A. Douglas Melamed (Antitrust Law); Ronald I. Meltzer (International Trade and Finance Law); Robert T. Novick (International Trade and Finance Law); Jonathan E. Nuechterlein (Communications Law); David W. Ogden (Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation); John Payton (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation); William J. Perlstein (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law); John Rogovin (Communications Law); Howard M. Shapiro (Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense);Marianne K. Smythe (Mutual Funds Law, Securities Law); Seth P. Waxman (Appellate Law,Bet-the-Company Litigation,Commercial Litigation, First Amendment Law, White-Collar Criminal Defense);Harry J. Weiss(Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Securities Law); Laura S. Wertheimer (Commercial Litigation); Thomas W. White (Mergers & Acquisitions Law); William J. Wilkins (Tax Law); Paul R. Q. Wolfson (Appellate Law); Soo J. Yim(Securities Law)

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