Jenner & Block

Record Number of Partners, Practice Categories Recognized in 2011 Edition of Legal 500

The 2011 edition of The Legal 500 – United States recognized 21 Jenner & Block partners, a record for the Firm.  This number included two partners, Steven B. Fabrizio and Joseph P. Gromacki  who were named “Leading Lawyers,” nationally, in their practice areas.

In addition, Jenner & Block was recognized in ten Legal 500 practice categories, also a record number for the Firm.  The Firm’s Creative Content Practice was ranked as a Tier One national practice in the publication’s Intellectual Property-Copyright category.

The Legal 500 is a widely distributed directory that serves as an independent guide to “the pre-eminent firms in the world’s strongest and most competitive legal market.”  It reflects the views of thousands of corporate counsel who are interviewed by the publication’s editors.

The Firm was recognized in the following Legal 500 practice categories:

Finance: Corporate Restructuring
Industry Focus: Insurance: Advice to Policyholders
Intellectual Property: Copyright
Litigation: Appellate
Litigation: Supreme Court
Litigation: Trade Secrets
Media, Technology and Telecoms: Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A: Middle-Market ($500m-999m)
Real Estate and Construction: Construction (including construction litigation)
Tax: Domestic Tax: Central

The attorneys who were recognized within these Legal 500 categories are:

Finance: Corporate Restructuring -- Vincent E. Lazar, Catherine L. Steege

Industry Focus: Insurance: Advice to Policyholders -- Mary Craig Calkins, Christopher C. Dickinson, Matthew L. Jacobs, Lorelie S. Masters, John H. Mathias, Jr.

Intellectual Property: Copyright -- Andrew H. Bart, Steven R. Englund, Steven B. Fabrizio, Susan J. Kohlmann, Gianni P. Servodidio

Litigation: Appellate – Susan J. Kohlmann, Paul M. Smith

Litigation: Supreme Court – Susan J. Kohlmann, Paul M. Smith

Litigation: Trade Secrets -- Debbie L. Berman

Media, Technology and Telecoms: Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory -- Samuel L. Feder

Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A: Middle-Market ($500m-999m) -- Joseph P. Gromacki

Real Estate and Construction: Construction (including Construction Litigation) -- Joseph G. Bisceglia

Tax: Domestic Tax: Central -- Geoffrey M. Davis, Christian E. Kimball