United States: WilmerHale Practices, Lawyers Ranked Among Nation’s Best By Chambers USA
Last Updated: May 20 2015

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business announced its final rankings for the 2015 edition, with WilmerHale ranking among the nation's best in 46 practice area categories. Chambers also ranked 85 WilmerHale attorneys as leaders in their respective fields.

Chambers USA is published annually and distributed to general counsel of global and national businesses. The guide rates attorneys based on technical legal skills, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by clients. Practice area rankings are based on individual lawyers within the field, and the strength and depth of a department as a whole.

Complete Chambers USA rankings can be found on the Chambers & Partners website. Please see below for the list of WilmerHale lawyers and practice areas recognized in the 2015 edition.

Lawyer: Practice Area (Region)

Phil Anker: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New York)

Katharine Bachman: Real Estate (Massachusetts)

Michael Bain: Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment (Massachusetts)

Charlene Barshefsky: International Trade: Trade Remedies & Trade Policy (Nationwide)

John Batter: Litigation: Securities (Massachusetts)

Michael Bevilacqua: Intellectual Property: Licensing (Massachusetts); Technology (Massachusetts)  

Molly Boast: Antitrust (New York)

Mark Borden: Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts); Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment (Massachusetts)

Jay Bothwick: Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts)

Sean Boulger: Real Estate (Massachusetts)

Russell Bruemmer: Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Compliance) (Nationwide)

Robert Burke: Tax (Massachusetts)

James Burling: Antitrust (Massachusetts)

A. William Caporizzo: Tax (Massachusetts)

Patrick Carome: Media & Entertainment (District of Columbia)

James H. Carter: International Arbitration (Nationwide); International Arbitration: Arbitrators (Nationwide)

Steven F. Cherry: Antitrust (District of Columbia); Antitrust: Cartel (Nationwide)

Meredith B. Cross: Securities: Regulation: Advisory (Nationwide)

Christopher Davies: Securities: Regulation: Enforcement (Nationwide)

Douglas Davison: Securities: Regulation: Enforcement (Nationwide)

Peter Dichiara: Intellectual Property (Massachusetts)

Stephanie Evans: Corporate/M&A & Private Equity (District of Columbia)

Robert M. Finkel: Outsourcing (Nationwide); Technology & Outsourcing (New York)

D. Reed Freeman: Privacy & Data Security (Nationwide)

Craig Goldblatt: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (District of Columbia)

Andrew Goldman: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New York)

Jamie Gorelick: Government: Government Relations (Nationwide)

Karen Green: Healthcare (Massachusetts); Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Massachusetts)

Leon Greenfield: Antitrust (District of Columbia)

Robert Gunther Jr.: Intellectual Property: Patent (New York)

Franca Harris Gutierrez: Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Compliance) (Nationwide); Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance) (Nationwide)

Jay Holtmeier: FCPA (Nationwide); Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (New York)

Fraser Hunter Jr.: Litigation: Securities (New York)

Paul Jakubowski: Real Estate (Massachusetts)

Dennis Jenkins: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Massachusetts)

Boyd Johnson: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (New York)

Robert Keefe: Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Massachusetts)

Rachael Kent: International Arbitration (Nationwide)

Robert Kirsch: Environment (Massachusetts)

Jason Kropp: Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts)

William Lee: Intellectual Property (Massachusetts); Life Sciences: IP/Patent Litigation (Nationwide); International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337) (Nationwide); Litigation: Trial Lawyers (Nationwide) 

Yoon-Young Lee: Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance) (Nationwide)

Hal Leibowitz: Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts)

James W. Lowe: Antitrust (District of Columbia)

Lori Martin: Litigation: Securities (New York)

William McLucas: Securities: Regulation: Enforcement (Nationwide)

Ronald Meltzer: International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions (Nationwide)

Michelle Miller: Antitrust (Massachusetts)

Thomas Mueller: Antitrust (District of Columbia); Antitrust: Cartel (Nationwide)

Bruce Newman: Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance) (Nationwide)

Stephanie Nicolas: Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance) (Nationwide)

Robert Novick: International Trade: Trade Remedies & Trade Policy (Nationwide)

Amy Null: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (Massachusetts)

David Ogden: Litigation: General Commercial (District of Columbia)

William O'Reilly Jr.: Real Estate (Massachusetts)

Andre Owens: Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance) (Nationwide)

William Paine: Litigation: Securities (Massachusetts)

Kimberly Parker: FCPA (Nationwide)

John Pierce: International Arbitration (Nationwide)

Lisa Pirozzolo: Intellectual Property (Massachusetts)

Charles Platt: Litigation: General Commercial (New York)

Benjamin Powell: International Trade: CFIUS Experts (Nationwide)

David Redlick: Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts); Life Sciences: Corporate/Commercial (Nationwide)

Roger Ritt: Tax (Massachusetts)

Andrea Robinson: Litigation: Securities (Massachusetts)

Julie Hogan Rodgers: Tax (Massachusetts)

Jonathan Rosenfeld: Labor & Employment (Massachusetts)

Sarah Rothermel: Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation (Nationwide); Private Equity: Fund Formation (Massachusetts)

Matthew Schnall: Tax (Massachusetts)

Robert Schwed: Private Equity: Buyouts (Nationwide)

Mark Selwyn: Intellectual Property: Patent (California)

Howard Shapiro: Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (District of Columbia)

John Sigel: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Massachusetts)

Steven Singer: Life Sciences: Corporate/Commercial (Nationwide)

Andrew Spielman: Natural Resources & Environment (Colorado)

Wayne Stoner: Intellectual Property (Massachusetts)

Heather Tewksbury: Antitrust (California); Antitrust: Cartel (Nationwide)

Seth Waxman: Appellate Law (Nationwide); Native American Law (Nationwide)

Harry Weiss: Securities: Regulation: Enforcement (Nationwide)

Kimberly Wethly: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (Massachusetts)

David Westenberg: Corporate/M&A: Capital Markets (Massachusetts)

Roger Witten: FCPA (Nationwide)

Jonathan Wolfman: Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts)

Paul Wolfson: Appellate Law (Nationwide)

Heather Zachary: Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite (District of Columbia)

Region: Practice Area


Antitrust: Cartel
Appellate Law
Corporate Crime & Investigations
Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Compliance)
Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance)
Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance & Litigation)
Government: Government Relations
Intellectual Property
International Arbitration
International Trade
International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
Investment Funds: Venture Capital
Life Sciences
Native American Law
Securities: Litigation
Securities: Regulation


Intellectual Property

District of Columbia

Corporate/M&A & Private Equity
Intellectual Property: Litigation
Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution
Litigation: General Commercial
Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations
Media & Entertainment
Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite


Banking & Finance
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Intellectual Property
Labor & Employment
Litigation: General Commercial
Private Equity: Fund Formation
Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment
Real Estate

New York

Intellectual Property: Patent
Litigation: General Commercial: The Elite
Litigation: Securities
Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

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