WilmerHale Attorneys Recognized in Annual Washington DC Super Lawyers Listing

WilmerHale Attorneys Recognized in Annual Washington DC Super Lawyers Listing


The annual edition of the Washington DC Super Lawyers magazine, published by The Washington Post Magazine, released its 2014 listing which includes 37 WilmerHale attorneys. Most noteworthy in this year's listing is the number of WilmerHale attorneys selected as Super Lawyers "Rising Stars," which includes, Counsel Anna S. Holloway, Arian June, Kurt G. Kastorf, Daniel P. Kearney, Jr., Skye Perryman, Brian C. Smith, and Senior Associate Joshua Ferrentino.

Partner Seth Waxman, chair of WilmerHale's Appellate and Supreme Court practice, was selected for the second consecutive year as the number one attorney in Washington DC. This year also marks the sixth consecutive year Waxman was named to the "Top Ten" lawyers list.

For the second consecutive year, Washington DC Super Lawyers listed Partner Jamie Gorelick in the "Top 50 Women" ranking, and named Waxman and Partner Howard Shapiro to its list of "Top 100" lawyers in Washington DC.

The objective of Super Lawyers is to "provide a credible, comprehensive and diverse," resource and method for attorneys and consumers to use when researching legal representation. The attorneys selected are first nominated, then surveyed by their peers, and finally, evaluated by their professional accomplishments. Super Lawyers list attorneys by practice areas and region.

The full list of WilmerHale attorneys ranked in this year's Washington DC Super Lawyers magazine:

Charlene Barshefsky - International

Russell J. Bruemmer - Banking

Patrick J. Carome - Media & Advertising

David L. Cavanaugh - Intellectual Property

Louis R. Cohen - Appellate

Elisebeth Collins Cook - General Litigation

Joshua Ferrentino - Criminal Defense: White Collar; "Rising Star" in Washington DC

Craig Goldblatt - Business Litigation

Jamie Gorelick - General Litigation; "Top 50 Women" in Washington DC

Leon B. Greenfield - Antitrust Litigation

Franca Harris Gutierrez - Banking

Anna S. Holloway - International; "Rising Star" in Washington DC

Samir Jain - Communications

Arian June - Securities & Corporate Finance; "Rising Star" in Washington DC

R. Scott Kilgore - Employment & Labor

Kurt G. Kastorf - Appellate; "Rising Star" in Washington DC

Daniel P. Kearney, Jr. - Appellate; "Rising Star" in Washington DC

James W. Lowe - Antitrust Litigation

Eric Mahr - Antitrust Litigation

William G. McElwain - Intellectual Property

William R. McLucas - Securities & Corporate Finance

Ronald Meltzer - International

Randolph D. Moss - Appellate

Thomas Mueller - Antitrust Litigation

Robert T. Novick - International

David W. Ogden - Business Litigation

William J. Perlstein - Bankruptcy: Business

Skye Perryman - General Litigation; "Rising Star" in Washington DC

James L. Quarles, III. - Intellectual Property Litigation

Howard M. Shapiro - Criminal Defense: White Collar; "Top 100" lawyers in Washington DC

Jay P. Urwitz - Schools & Education

John A. Valentine - Securities Litigation

Seth P. Waxman - Appellate; Named the number one lawyer in Washington DC; Listed in "Top 100" lawyers in Washington DC

Brian C. Smith - Business Litigation; "Rising Star" in Washington DC

Harry J. Weiss - Securities and Corporate Finance

Thomas W. White - Business/Corporate

Paul R.Q. Wolfson - Appellate