May 18, 2022

The Daily Journal recognized Jenner & Block Partner Kirsten Hicks Spira in “Top Women Lawyers 2022,” its list of California women lawyers at the top of their practice. The publication highlighted Ms. Spira’s work on an entertainment case and her representation of a defense contractor sued under the Defense Contractor Whistleblower Protection Act as well as a law firm caught up in the collapse of the Woodbridge Group of Companies’ alleged Ponzi scheme.

The feature also notes Ms. Spira’s role as chair of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s professional responsibility and ethics committee and her pro bono work helping families adopt children out of the foster care system.

Ms. Spira is co-chair of Jenner & Block’s nationally recognized Professional Responsibility Practice and a member of the firm’s Complex Commercial Litigation and Labor and Employment practices. She has extensive experience litigating professional liability matters, employment claims, class actions, and commercial disputes.