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DC Rising Stars – Winners

Amisha R. Patel, Dechert
R. Andrew Austria, McGuireWoods
Bradford Hardin, Davis Wright Tremaine
Brian Rabbitt,  Jones Day
Brian Schnapp, Vinson & Elkins
Cali Cope-Kasten, Wilkinson Stekloff
Christopher Pepe, Weil, Gotshal & Manges
Conrad Bolston, Vinson & Elkins
Dustin Pusch, Clare Locke
Eileen Lohmann, Berry Appleman & Leiden
Elliot Golding, McDermott Will & Emery
Elizabeth Jochum, Blank Rome
Emily Prezioso Walsh, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
Eric Rosenberg, United States Air Force
Erin Johnston, Kirkland & Ellis
Ethan Fallon, D.C. Solicitor General's Office
Graham Magill, Weil, Gotshal & Manges
Jaime Santos, Goodwin Procter
Jason Downs, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Jenn Mellott, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Jonathan Wakely, Covington & Burling
Justin Hansford, Howard University
Julius Chen, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
Karin Dryhurst, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr
Katherine (Katie) A. Trefz, Williams & Connolly
Kristi Kung,  DLA Piper
Libby Weingarten, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Luke McCloud, Williams & Connolly
Locke Bell, Morrison & Foerster
Marshall Jackson, McDermott Will & Emery
Michael Murray, Paul Hastings
Michelle Chen, Sullivan & Cromwell
Michelle Kallen, United States House of Representatives
Nicolle Kownacki, White & Case
Rakesh Kilaru, Wilkinson Stekloff
Rayiner Hashem, MoloLamken
Samantha Hynes, Sullivan & Cromwell
Steven Tjoe, Goodwin Procter
Teri Diaz, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
Tyler Grove, Hughes Hubbard & Reed

ESG and Community Impact Leaders—Winners

Dechert
Dentons
McGuireWoods
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
Reed Smith
Covington & Burling
Willkie Farr& Gallagher
Eversheds Sutherland
Ropes & Gray
Hunton Andrews Kurth
Jenner & Block

Winning Litigators—Winner and Finalists

William Burck, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan
Jaren Janghorbani, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison
Carrie Karis, Kirkland & Ellis — WINNER
Thomas Melsheimer, Winston & Strawn
Jason Sheasby, Irell & Manella
Orin Snyder, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Brian Stekloff, Wilkinson Stekloff

Lifetime Achievement Award—Winners

Thomas Griffith, Hunton Andrews Kurth
Sheila Slocum Hollis, Duane Morris
Norman Brownstein, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

General Litigation—Winner and Finalists

Zuckerman Spaeder
Latham & Watkins
O'Melveny & Myers — WINNER
Hogan Lovells
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
Covington & Burling

Crisis Management and Government Oversight—Winner and Finalists

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Kirkland & Ellis
Latham & Watkins
Sidley Austin
Vinson & Elkins
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr — WINNER

Appellate Hot List—Winners

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer
Covington & Burling
DLA Piper
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Goodwin Procter
Greenberg Traurig
Haynes and Boone
Hogan Lovells
Hunton Andrews Kurth
Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection
Jenner & Block
Jones Day
Kaplan Hecker & Fink
Kirkland & Ellis
Latham & Watkins
MoloLamken
Munger, Tolles & Olson
O'Melveny & Myers
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
Sidley Austin
Williams & Connolly
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr
Winston & Strawn

GC Impact—Winner and Finalists

Marcus Anthony LeBeouf, Sr., Chicago Blackhawks
David Stryker, Huntsman International
Rena Hozore Reiss, Marriott International — WINNER

DC Diversity Initiative—Winner and Finalists

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
Covington & Burling - Veterans Initiative
Latham & Watkins - "More than Words"
White & Case - "Antitrust Racial Justice Task Force" WINNER
Winston & Strawn


Washington D.C. Litigation Department of the Year—Winners:

Product Liability—Winner

Skadden, Arps, Slate Meagher & Flom

Labor and Employment—Winner

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

White Collar—Winner

Greenberg Traurig

Intellectual Property—Winner

Latham & Watkins