Jenner & Block

Legal 500 Recognizes Intellectual Property Practice; Recommends Firm in 20 National Practice Categories; And Names Six “Leading Lawyers”

The 2017 edition of The Legal 500 United States recognizes Jenner & Block in 20 national practice categories, including ranking the firm’s Content, Media & Entertainment Practice as the top-tier Intellectual Property- Copyright Practice in the country.

In addition, six partners are recognized as “Leading Lawyers” in their respective fields. They are Andrew H. Bart (Intellectual Property-Copyright); Mary Ellen Callahan (Media, Technology and Telecoms- Cyber Law, including Data Protection and Privacy); Samuel L. Feder (Media, Technology and Telecoms - Telecoms and Broadcast – Regulatory); Richard Levin (Finance-Restructuring); Craig C. Martin (Dispute Resolution – General Commercial Disputes); and Benjamin R. Mulcahy (Media, Technology and Telecoms – Advertising and Marketing).  One lawyer – Jan A. Larson -- is named to The Legal 500 “Next Generation Lawyer” list in the Industry focus: Insurance: Advice to Policyholders’ category.

Sixty-four lawyers are also recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2017 editorial.

Below is the list of the Legal 500 national practice categories in which Jenner & Block was recognized.  Click here to read the publication’s entire commentary on the firm.

  • Dispute Resolution - Appellate - Supreme Court (Federal and State) - Appellate - Courts of Appeals
  • Dispute Resolution - Appellate: Supreme Court (Federal and State)
  • Dispute Resolution - Corporate Investigations and White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Dispute Resolution - General Commercial Disputes
  • Dispute Resolution - International Arbitration
  • Dispute Resolution - Securities Litigation: Defense
  • Finance - Restructuring (including Bankruptcy) Corporate
  • Government - Government contracts
  • Industry Focus - Insurance: Advice to Policyholders
  • Intellectual Property - Trade secrets (Litigation and Non-Contentious Matters)
  • Labor and Employment - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation (Transactions)
  • Labor and Employment - Employee Health and Retirement Plans
  • Labor and Employment - ERISA Litigation
  • M&A/Corporate and Commercial - M&A: Middle-Market ($500m-999m)
  • Media, Technology and Telecoms - Advertising and Marketing
  • Media, Technology and Telecoms - Cyber Law (including Data Protection and Privacy)
  • Media, Technology and Telecoms - Media and Entertainment
  • Media, Technology and Telecoms - Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
  • Media, Technology and Telecoms - Telecoms and Broadcast: Transactional
  • Tax - US Taxes: Non-Contentious

Below are the 64 recommended lawyers and The Legal 500 practice area:

Dispute Resolution - Appellate - Supreme Court (Federal and State)

Dispute Resolution - Corporate Investigations and White-Collar Criminal Defense

Dispute Resolution - General Commercial Disputes

Dispute Resolution - International Arbitration

Dispute Resolution - Securities Litigation – Defense

Finance -Restructuring (including Bankruptcy) – Corporate

Government - Government Contracts

Industry focus - Insurance - Advice to Policyholders

Intellectual Property - Copyright

Intellectual Property - Trade Secrets (Litigation and Non-Contentious Matters)

Labor and Employment - ERISA litigation

Labor and Employment - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation (Transactions)

Labor and Employment - Employee Health and Retirement Plans

M&A/Corporate and Commercial - M&A - Middle-Market ($500m-999m)

Media, Technology and Telecoms - Advertising and Marketing

Media, Technology and Telecoms - Cyber Law (including Data Protection and Privacy)

Media, Technology and Telecoms - Media and Entertainment

Media, Technology and Telecoms - Telecoms and Broadcast – Regulatory

Media, Technology and Telecoms - Telecoms and Broadcast - Transactional

Tax - US taxes - Non-Contentious