The international law firm
According to the Euromoney website, firm and country/regional winners are judged on their ability to support the development of women in the legal profession and provide a work/life program that empowers women to pursue legal careers. Criteria include the ratio of female-to-male lawyers (at all levels of seniority), the retention of women associates to partner level, and relevant diversity initiatives. Individual winners are judged on their professional accomplishments as well as advocacy and influence within their field over the last 12 months.
The firm and its attorneys were shortlisted in the following categories:
Best International Firm Latin America Practice
Best International Mentoring Program
Best in Environment -
Barsh, co-chair of
Best in Life Sciences -
Cohen has a national litigation practice focusing on product liability litigation and specifically, medical device and pharmaceutical litigation. She is National Counsel for numerous medical device and pharmaceutical companies, handling litigation including class actions, multidistrict litigation, and trials nationally. She is recognized for her trial practice, having obtained 56 defense verdicts at trial.
Best in Litigation –
Bass, co-president of the firm, previously completed an eight-year term as the national chair of the 600-member litigation department. During her more than 30-year career, she has successfully represented clients in commercial cases in jury and non-jury trials involving hundreds of millions of dollars in controversy.
Best in Tax –
Voce, chair of
Best in Tax Dispute Resolution –
Ferreira is the firm's managing shareholder in
Best in Tax Dispute Resolution -
Kaplan, co-chair of
Best in Trademark -
Heller, chair of
Best in Wealth Management –
Hirschson, chair of the
Best in Wealth Management –
Zeydel, national chair of the Trusts & Estates Practice, focuses her practice on estate, business succession, and tax planning for high-net-worth individuals and families. Her practice includes planning for U.S. and non-U.S. citizens and residents. She specializes in sophisticated intra-generational wealth transfer strategies, business succession planning, and complex transfer tax controversies. Zeydel is a past member of the
Bookbinder focuses her practice on patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret litigation, patent prosecution, and non-litigation enforcement of trademarks and copyrights.
Litvak concentrates her practice on taxation, with special emphasis on international taxation. She assists individuals with offshore income tax and estate planning, expatriation, pre-immigration tax planning, and structuring investments in
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