Los Angeles Business Journal Names Two from Akin Gump as Finalists for Leaders in Law Awards

(Los Angeles) – Two partners at Akin Gump have been shortlisted by the Los Angeles Business Journal for the publication’s Leaders in Law Awards. C.N. Franklin Reddick III, a member of the firm’s corporate practice and partner in charge of the Los Angeles office, and Edward Zaelke, chair of Akin Gump’s global project finance practice, were both named finalists in the corporate category.

The Leaders in Law awards recognize general counsel and private practice attorneys for the accomplishments and significant role they play in the success of a business enterprise. Criteria include responsibility, exemplary leadership as evidenced by the highest professional and ethical standards, and contributions to the Los Angeles community at large.

Winners will be recognized at a luncheon on October 24.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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