Super Lawyers Selects 124 Akin Gump Lawyers in 2016

(Washington, D.C.) – Super Lawyers has selected 124 Akin Gump lawyers for inclusion in its 2016 Super Lawyers recognitions that span the United States.

Additionally, four partners—Murry Cohen, Dianne Elderkin, Rex Heinke and Mark MacDougall—were named to a Super Lawyers Top List in their respective regions. This is the third consecutive year that all four partners have been named to a Top List.

Super Lawyers recognizes, through a selection process of independent research and peer nominations and evaluations, outstanding U.S. lawyers with high degrees of peer recognition and professional achievement.

The following Akin Gump lawyers were selected by Super Lawyers:

California - Super Lawyers

Irvine

  • Kevin G. McBride (Intellectual Property Litigation and Intellectual Property)

Los Angeles

  • John Burke (Entertainment and Sports)
  • James E. Fitzgerald (Business Litigation, Insurance Coverage and General Litigation)
  • Rex Heinke(Appellate) – Top 100 in Southern California
  • Marissa Román Griffith (Entertainment and Sports)
  • Neal Marder (Class Action/Mass Torts, Business Litigation and Securities Litigation)
  • Robin M. Schachter (Employee Benefits, Securities and Corporate Finance and Tax: Business)
  • Edward A. Woods (Business Litigation)
  • Edward W. Zaelke (Securities and Corporate Finance, Energy and Natural Resources and Real Estate: Business)

San Francisco

California – Rising Stars

Irvine

  • Yimeng Dou (Intellectual Property Litigation and Intellectual Property)
  • Romeao Jon Jennings (Intellectual Property and Civil Litigation: Defense)

Los Angeles

San Francisco

  • Kelli Kiernan (General Litigation, Business Litigation and Insurance Coverage)

New York – Super Lawyers

New York – Rising Stars

Pennsylvania – Super Lawyers

Pennsylvania – Rising Stars

Texas – Super Lawyers

Dallas

Houston

Texas – Rising Stars

Dallas

Houston

San Antonio

Washington, D.C. – Super Lawyers

Washington, D.C. – Rising Stars

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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