Press Release

35 Morgan Lewis Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers in America as Top Women in the Law

May 03, 2016

PHILADELPHIA, April 29, 2016: Best Lawyers in America has recognized 35 Morgan Lewis lawyers across 10 practice areas and 12 offices in its ‘Women Lawyer of the Year’ special edition. Additionally, three partners were named as “Lawyer of the Year”: Melinda Riechert, Silicon Valley, Individual Employment Litigation and Counseling; Carol Dillon, Real Estate; and Marlee Myers, Pittsburgh, Emerging Business and Technology. 

The following Morgan Lewis partners were recognized as “2016 Women in the Law”:





Los Angeles

New York

Orange County



San Francisco

Silicon Valley

Washington, DC

Best Lawyers is a highly respected peer review guide to the legal profession worldwide, and its lists of outstanding attorneys are compiled by conducting extensive peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.