Press Release

Morgan Lewis Recognized in Benchmark Litigation 2018 Guide

October 10, 2017

NEW YORK, October 10, 2017: Morgan Lewis and its partners have been named among the top litigation law firms and practitioners across multiple practice categories and jurisdictions in Benchmark Litigation 2018, a guide to America’s leading litigation law firms and lawyers.

The firm earned three national practice rankings in the annual guide and was “Highly Recommended” in four jurisdictions, the highest recognition granted at the state level. Additionally, 32 of the firm’s lawyers received individual recognitions.

Now in its eleventh year of publication, the Benchmark Litigation guide is based on a research period of 4-6 months, including interviews with litigators and their clients as well as professional and peer reviews.

Benchmark Litigation 2018 Rankings

Firm Rankings by State Jurisdiction

  • California
  • District of Columbia
  • Massachusetts
  • Pennsylvania

National Practice Rankings

  • Antitrust
  • Insurance
  • White Collar Crime

Individual Lawyer Rankings

  • Jonathan Albano, Local Litigation Star     
  • David Balabanian, Local Litigation Star    
  • Rollin Chippey, Local Litigation Star (General Commercial)
  • Gordon Cooney, Local Litigation Star (General Commercial, Product Liability)
  • Richard de Bodo, Litigation Star, Local Litigation Star        
  • John Dodds, Local Litigation Star, Litigation Star (Antitrust, Environmental, White Collar Crime)
  • Lisa Dykstra, Future Star           
  • John Gisleson, Future Star          
  • Jordan Hershman, Local Litigation Star    
  • Allyson Ho, Local Litigation Star  
  • Michel Horton, Litigation Star, Local Litigation Star (Insurance)
  • Stephen Mahinka (Antitrust)
  • Kathleen McDermott, Litigation Star, Local Litigation Star (White Collar Crime)
  • Scott Memmott, Local Litigation Star       
  • Donn Pickett, Litigation Star, Local Litigation Star (Antitrust)
  • Steven Reed, Local Litigation Star (Antitrust, General Commercial, Securities)
  • Melinda Riechert, Local Litigation Star (Labor and Employment)
  • Brian Rocca                  
  • David Schrader, Local Litigation Star (General Commercial)
  • Sujal Shah                    
  • Charlene Shimada, Top 250 Women in Litigation (General Commercial, Securities)
  • Eric Sitarchuk, Local Litigation Star, Litigation Star (White Collar Crime)
  • Marc Sonnenfeld, Local Litigation Star (General Commercial, Securities)
  • Craig Stanfield, Future Star        
  • Scott Stempel, Local Litigation Star (Antitrust)
  • Glen Stuart, Local Litigation Star  (Environmental, Life Sciences, Product Liability)
  • Alison Tanchyk, Future Star       
  • Willard Tom, Litigation Star, Local Litigation Star   (Antitrust)
  • Jason White                  
  • Sabin Willett, Local Litigation Star           
  • Howard Young, Litigation Star, Local Litigation Star (White Collar Crime)
  • Paul Zevnik, Litigation Star, Local Litigation Star (Insurance)