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Five Firm Lawyers Selected as Law360 MVPs

Partner Terri Mascherin Honored with the Justice John Paul Stevens Award

Partners Jolene Negre, Justin Steffen and Todd Toral Recognized as National Law Journal “Cryptocurrency Trailblazers”

Corporate Counsel and InsideCounsel Name New York Managing Partner Susan Kohlmann and Retired Partner Joan Hall among 2018 National Women in Law Honorees

Jenner & Block Becomes Mansfield Certified, Renews Commitment to Mansfield Rule 2.0

Partner Julie Shepard Recognized by The Recorder in its List of “2018 Women Leaders in Tech Law”

Best Lawyers In America Recognizes 42 Firm Lawyers

Law360 Names Partner Suedeen Kelly among “Influential Women in Energy Law”

The National Law Journal Names Partners Terri Mascherin and Lindsay Harrison “Trailblazers”

Five Partners Named Among “Chicago’s Notable Women Lawyers”

Three Los Angeles Office Lawyers Selected as Southern California Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" for 2018

Partner Alison Stein Named a “Rising Star” by the New York Law Journal

Partner Julie Shepard Named Among LA Business Journal's "Most Influential Women Attorneys"

Partners Susan Kohlmann and Steven Trybus Named National Law Journal “Intellectual Property Trailblazers”

Partner Terri Mascherin Honored by Northwestern for Public Service

Partner Susan Kohlmann Named American Lawyer “Litigator of the Week”

Partner Carissa Coze Named a “Trusted Adviser” by The Recorder

Partners Kristen Boike and Michelle McAtee Featured in the 2017 “Women in Commercial Real Estate” Guide

Partner Julie A. Shepard Is Recognized by The Recorder in Its List of “2017 Women Leaders in Tech Law”

Partners Terri Mascherin and Catherine Steege Named among Crains “Most Influential Women Lawyers in Chicago”

Partner Katya Jestin Honored by New York Law Journal as a “Distinguished Leader”

Five Jenner & Block Lawyers Win M&A Advisor’s 8th Annual Emerging Leaders Awards

Partners Angela Allen, Alison Stein and Adam Unikowsky Named Law360 Rising Stars

Firm Ranks among “Top Ten Family-Friendly Firms” in Yale Law Women Study

Firm Receives Gold Standard Certification by the Women In Law Empowerment Forum

Jenner & Block Partners Participate in Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Alumni Leadership Symposium

Partners Steven Siros and Allison Torrence and Of Counsel Anne Samuels Kenney Recognized as NLJ “Energy and Environmental Trailblazers"

Firm Achieves Wins in Important Voting Rights Cases in Supreme Court’s 2016 Term

Partner Julie A. Shepard Named Among Daily Journal’s “Top Women Lawyers”

Partner Julie Shepard Named among LA Business Journal’s “Most Influential Women Lawyers”

Jami de Lou Honored With Illinois Diversity Council’s Inaugural DiversityFIRST Award

Jenner & Block Announces New Partners for 2017

Partners Benjamin R. Mulcahy and Gina Reif Ilardi Honored as Variety “Dealmakers” of 2016

Jenner & Block Joins Second Phase of Women in Law Hackathon

Retired Partner Joan Hall Honored With John Paul Stevens Award

Jessica Hertz Selected As An ABA “Top 40 Young Lawyer”

Firm Receives Gold Standard Certification by the Women in Law Empowerment Forum

Jenner & Block Is On Winning Team in Inaugural Women in Law Hackathon

Partners Lynn Grayson and Susan Kohlmann Recognized by Euromoney LMG as Business Law Leaders

11 Lawyers Receive Firm Awards for Exceptional Pro Bono, Community and Organized Bar and Mentoring Efforts

Firm Recognized by Women’s Bar Association of Illinois

Partners E. Lynn Grayson and Gabrielle Sigel Named “Energy & Environmental Trailblazers” by The National Law Journal

Partner Terri Mascherin Discusses What It Takes To Be A Good Trial Lawyer

InsideCounsel Profiles Three Women Leaders of Privacy and Information Governance Practice

Partner Terri Mascherin Honored as a “Woman of Achievement”

Three Practices Honored by Law360 as "Practice Groups of the Year"

Firm Team Wins Appellate Decision for Sentinel Bankruptcy Trustee

Four Partners Named Among California's "Top 50 Entertainment Lawyers"

Tax and Private Equity Lawyer Olga Loy Rejoins Jenner & Block as Corporate Partner in Chicago

Jenner & Block Announces New Partners for 2016

Jenner & Block’s Consumer Law Group Launches Consumer Law Round-Up

Firm Named to National Law Journal “Pro Bono Hot List” For Work Representing Vietnam War Veterans

Susan Kohlmann Named Office Managing Partner of Jenner & Block’s New York Office

Illinois Super Lawyers Recognizes 89 Firm Lawyers

Partners Mary Ellen Callahan and Jessie Liu Named NLJ Trailblazers

Partner Mercedes Hill Named 2016 Fellow of Leadership Greater Chicago

Partner Gail Morse to Be Inducted into Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame

Best Lawyers Recognizes 46 Jenner & Block Partners in 2016 Edition

Holleb Hotaling Appointed to “Chicago Says No More” Steering Committee

Associate Precious Jacobs Receives National Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division’s 2015-2016 Humanitarian Award

Partners Neil Barofsky and Mary Ellen Callahan Named NLJ Regulatory and Compliance Trailblazers

Firm Team Wins Supreme Court Victory for Wellness International

Chambers USA 2015 Ranks 25 Jenner & Block Practices Among the Best in the United States

National Law Journal Names Partner Catherine Steege an “Outstanding Woman Lawyer”

Jenner & Block Partner Melissa A. Cox Named a 2015 LCLD Fellow

White Collar Partners are Recognized Among Top Women in Investigations

Partner Catherine Steege Argues High-Profile Bankruptcy Case Before Supreme Court

Jenner & Block Announces New Partners for 2015

Reena Bajowala Named a 2015 Womenetics POW! Award Recipient

Inside Counsel Article Spotlights Partner Amanda Amert’s Role in Firm’s Victory for Nuveen Asset

Partners Paul Smith and Catherine Steege Named Law360 MVPs

Associate Angela Allen Receives Award from Turnaround Association

Firm Associate Receives Alumni Award from NYU Academic Achievement Program

Partner Michelle McAtee Named a BisNow Chicago Power Woman in Real Estate

Firm Observes “National Pro Bono Celebration Week,” Partner Lynn Grayson Co-Chairs Chicago Citywide Observance

Jenner & Block Joins OnRamp Fellowship Pilot Supporting Novel "Returnship" Program for Women Lawyers

Partner Susan Kohlmann Named to “Top 250 Women in IP” List

Lindsay Harrison, Luke Platzer Selected as "Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40"

Melissa Cox, Eddie Jauregui Selected as "Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40"

Jessica Hertz, Former Counsel to Vice President Biden, Joins Jenner & Block

Melissa Root Named a Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow for 2015

Slachetka Receives "Rising Star" Award from National Immigrant Justice Center

Jenner & Block and 10 Partners Recognized by Managing IP Magazine's 2014 "IP Stars" Guide

Mercedes Hill Named to Lawyers of Color “Hot List” for Second Year in a Row

Reena Bajowala named to Lawyers of Color “Hot List”

Law360 Names Partner Lindsay Harrison a 2014 Rising Star

Reena Bajowala Receives Award from Illinois Diversity Council

Partner Jolene E. Negre has been selected for the 2014 Fellows Program of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD)

Lawdragon Recognizes Four Attorneys in “500 Leading Lawyers in America” Guide

Illinois Super Lawyers Recognizes 67 Firm Attorneys, 31 "Rising Stars"

Jenner & Block Named Law360 Practice Group of the Year in Media and Entertainment

Jenner & Block Announces New Partners for 2014

Amunson's Efforts to Secure Pardon for Pro Bono Client Featured in New York Times Article

Jenner & Block Named to National Law Journal’s 2014 Pro Bono Hot List

Firm Wins Coalition of Women's Initiatives in Law Benchmark Award

Terri Mascherin Inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers

Mercedes Hill Named to Lawyers Of Color’s Inaugural “Hot List” for Lawyers Under 40

Holleb Hotaling Named to Leadership Greater Chicago Fellows Class of 2014

Retired Partner Joan Hall Receives The American Lawyer 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award

Managing Partner Susan C. Levy Profiled in ABA Journal Article

Erin Schrantz Named a "Chicago 40 Under 40" by the National Law Journal

Partner Reena R. Bajowala Selected as a Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow for 2013

Jenner & Block Earns Recognition as “Gold Standard Law Firm” from Women in Law Empowerment Forum

Partner Barbara Steiner Named Chicago Anti-Defamation League 2013 “Woman of Achievement"

Jenner & Block Named A Working Mother & Flex-Time Lawyers “Best Law Firm For Women” For Fourth Time

E. Lynn Grayson Honored With Illinois State Bar Association’s 2012 Diversity Leadership Award

Retired Partner Joan M. Hall Receives Prestigious ABA Margaret Brent Award

Jenner & Block Partner Terri L. Mascherin Named Law360 “Top Female Trial Attorney”

Firm Wins Exoneration for Client After 19 Years in Prison

Jenner & Block Managing Partner Susan Levy Named Chicago Anti-Defamation League "Woman of Achievement"

“The Rules (for Women): Steps May Be Unspoken But They Are Necessary, Successful Partners Say,” ABA Journal


Partner Susan J. Kohlmann serves as managing partner of the New York office and chairs the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee and the Trademark, Advertising and Unfair Competition Practice.