Press Release

IFLR1000 United States 2019 Ranks Morgan Lewis Among Top Corporate, Financial Law Firms

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

NEW YORK, September 24, 2019: Morgan Lewis has received 12 practice rankings and 44 individual lawyer recognitions in the IFLR1000 United States 2019 guide, which provides insight into the top financial and corporate US law firms at the state level.

The firm secured practice rankings across six jurisdictions and garnered the highest ranking of Tier 1 in three practice categories. Additionally, 44 Morgan Lewis lawyers were recognized as Highly Regarded, Highly Regarded – State, Rising Star, or Rising Star – State.


  • Massachusetts
    • Banking and Finance: Banking
    • Corporate and M&A: M&A
  • Pennsylvania
    • Corporate and M&A: M&A


  • California
    • Banking and Finance: Banking
  • Southern California
    • Corporate and M&A: M&A
  • District of Columbia
    • Restructuring and Insolvency
  • Massachusetts
    • Capital Markets
    • Restructuring and Insolvency
  • New Jersey
    • Corporate and M&A: M&A
  • New York
    • Banking and Finance: Banking
    • Corporate and M&A: M&A
  • Pennsylvania
    • Capital Markets


  • Richard B. Aldridge: Highly Regarded – State
  • Felipe Alice: Rising Star
  • John Arnholz: Highly Regarded
  • Reed D. Auerbach: Highly Regarded
  • Harlyn Bohensky: Rising Star
  • Nathaniel P. Bruhn: Rising Star
  • Andrew T. Budreika: Rising Star – State
  • Laurie A. Cerveny: Highly regarded - State
  • Justin W. Chairman: Highly Regarded – State
  • Tony Chan: Rising Star
  • Michael A. Chapnick: Highly Regarded
  • Thomas D’Ambrosio: Highly Regarded
  • Christopher J. Dlutowski: Rising Star
  • Joshua Dorchak: Rising Star
  • Frederick F. “Rick” Eisenbiegler: Highly Regarded
  • Jennifer Feldsher: Rising Star
  • Laura E. Flores: Rising Star
  • Julia Frost-Davies: Rising Star
  • Andrew J. Gallo: Rising Star
  • John Goodchild: Highly Regarded – State
  • Sean Graber: Rising Star
  • Andrew Hamilton: Highly Regarded – State
  • Asa J. Herald: Rising Star
  • Matthew P. Joseph: Highly Regarded
  • John Klauberg: Highly Regarded
  • Marc R. Leduc: Rising Star
  • Steve Levitan: Highly Regarded
  • Jeffrey S. MacDonald: Rising Star
  • Andrew R. Mariniello: Rising Star – State
  • Rachel Jaffe Mauceri: Rising Star – State
  • Thomas C. Mellor: Rising Star
  • Michael Philipp: Highly Regarded
  • Paul B. Raymond: Rising Star
  • Marc A. Reardon: Highly Regarded
  • Philip Russell: Rising Star
  • Matthew Schernecke: Rising Star
  • Joanne R. Soslow: Highly Regarded
  • Paul St. Lawrence: Rising Star
  • Marshall C. Stoddard, Jr.: Highly Regarded – State
  • Charles Sweet: Rising Star
  • Stephen C. Tirrell: Rising Star
  • Katherine G. Weinstein: Highly Regarded
  • Ian M. Wenniger: Rising Star
  • Mark C. Williams: Highly Regarded