Jenner & Block

Partners Craig Martin and Paul Smith Named in the 2016 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America

Jenner & Block Partners Craig C. Martin and Paul M. Smith are named in the 2016 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America and will be included in the Lawdragon magazine due out this fall.  The guide is developed through a combination of editorial research by Lawdragon staff; submissions from law firms; and an online nomination form that allows visitors to recommend and comment on their favorite lawyers.

Mr. Martin is chair of the firm’s Litigation Department.  He practices in complex civil and commercial litigation involving a variety of areas, including lawyer discipline and malpractice, civil and criminal antitrust, civil racketeering, civil rights, commercial law, contracts, employment, environmental, ERISA, estates and trusts, financial institution fraud, government contracts, intellectual property, insurance coverage, product liability, shareholder class action and derivative actions, tort and mass tort.

Mr. Smith is chair of the Appellate and Supreme Court Practice and co-chair of the Media and First Amendment and Election Law and Redistricting Practices.  He has had an active Supreme Court practice for three decades, including oral arguments in 19 Supreme Court cases involving matters ranging from free speech and civil rights to civil procedure.