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Browne George Files
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Counterfeit Merchandiser

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Attorneys for a California woman who says she unwittingly purchased hoodies with knockoff logos of the United Nations and Disney+…

Lawdragon 500 Leading Environmental & Energy Lawyers

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God willing, soon we’ll return to global warming as the paramount crisis of our time. Last year was the hottest…

Getting Down to Business: Reid Collins Plants its Flag in Delaware

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Jonathan Kass Reid Collins is nothing if not entrepreneurial and ambitious. Evidence the opening this week of its Delaware office…

Hall of Fame Lawyer Limelight: Jonathan D. Schiller

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Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser Hound Dog. You Can’t Always Get What You Want. We Will Rock You. Smash Hits. B…

The Lawdragon Global Litigation 500

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Honoree Natasha Harrison by Chris Renton We are proud to introduce our inaugural Lawdragon Global Litigation 500. “We are the…

Lawyer Limelight: Jeannemarie O’Brien

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Photo by Laura Barisonzi. The global Covid-19 pandemic is another reminder that not all law firms are created equal or…

Announcing the 2021 Inductees to the Lawdragon 500 Hall of Fame

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We are thrilled to introduce the new members of the Lawdragon Hall of Fame. These lawyers are among the most…

The 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America

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We are proud to introduce the 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America. These are the plaintiffs' lawyers and voting…

Lawyer Limelight: Hezekiah Sistrunk

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Johnnie Cochran became a household name across the U.S. when he won an acquittal for former football star O.J. Simpson…

Cadwalader Builds
Heavyweight Litigation
Presence

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Photo of Pat Quinn by Dave Cross. Pat Quinn couldn’t have known six years ago that this moment would come…

The Great and Grand Adventures of Attorney Geoffrey L. Harrison

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Photo by Kaycee Joubert.  If clothes make the man, Steve Susman was bewildered. Before him stood the prodigy. The top…

Lawdragon Releases 15-Year Anniversary Print Magazine

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Welcome to the Glorious Defiants – Lawdragon’s 15th anniversary celebration of leading lawyers and legal professionals defining and changing our…

An Urgent Legacy: Fisk Shows How
HBCUs Can Help Law Firms Diversify

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Photo of  John Lewis by UPI / Alamy Stock Photo. He had stowed an apple and an orange in his…

Sigrid McCawley on Taking Down Jeffrey Epstein

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Photo by Josh Ritchie. Sigrid McCawley had just returned from maternity leave in 2014, after giving birth to her fourth…

Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers

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Honoree Paul Lancaster Adams We’re delighted to announce the Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers. This is our 13th…

Giving Voice to The Silenced: Anatomy of a Sexual Abuse Practice at Taylor & Ring

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Natalie Weatherford by Amy Cantrell. Long before the #MeToo movement brought sexual abuse and harassment to the forefront of our…

Hagens Berman Partner Anthony D. Shapiro, 1957-2020

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Anthony D. Shapiro, a partner at Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro, died Nov. 16, 2020, from cancer. He was 62. The…

Lawyer Limelight:
Philip Harnett Corboy Jr.

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Photo by Michelle Nolan. As the pandemic continues, trial lawyer Philip Harnett Corboy Jr. has grown increasingly concerned that the…

A Pandemic, a Hot Market and “All Systems Go” for Cravath’s Capital Markets Team

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Photo of Andy Pitts and Craig Arcella by Laura Barisonzi. Dealmakers everywhere had reason for high hopes as they greeted…

Next 9/11 Judge Will Inherit Clashes Over Witnesses, New Defender and Covid Safety

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Sketch of Guantanamo courtroom by Janet Hamlin. The January testimony of Dr. James Mitchell, the contract psychologist who designed the…

The 2020 Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Employment Lawyers

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For the third consecutive year, Lawdragon is proud to publish its indispensable guide to the heroic lawyers throughout the U.S.…

NEWS & UPDATES ON TWITTER

While Chauvin's trial continues, we spoke with attorney and analyst @trentcopeland on the killing of George Floyd -- and why the trial isn't about bringing justice. #GeorgeFloydNews #EndRacism #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/F6n9cAKZQ2
Patent litigator Kat Li talked to us about the work she's doing in the Western District of Texas, including why that court has seen such an uptick in claims -- and resolutions. #patentlaw #patents #TexasTech #lawtwitter https://t.co/0a7Asnn5Jp
Riley Safer is known for their wrongful conviction and exoneration practice. The founders -- including Patrica Browne Holmes, the sole Black female founding partner of a major U.S. law firm -- reflect on the past five years, and what's next #leadership https://t.co/Ze71YFnjvL
Lawdragon Hall of Famer Russ Herman shares philosophies & tactics for excellence as a #litigator: ''Speak in your arguments and your openings and closings in a rhythmic, prosaic way, which is much more interesting and much more persuasive.” @hhklawfirm https://t.co/IXwWSGU2a3

From the Archives 

Guantanamo Bay: A Video Introduction

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About this Lawdragon short documentary "Guantanamo Bay: A Video Introduction" takes viewers inside the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base and Joint Task…

Being There: David Boies’ First 50 Years in Court

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Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser. Artwork by Stephanie Blackman.  It’s Vegas, baby, and the tables are warming up. But first, let’s…

Pretrial of the Century: The Sept. 11 Case at Guantanamo Bay

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This Pentagon-approved sketch by court artist Janet Hamlin from June 2014 shows the perspective from the viewing gallery at the…

Rwanda’s Long Road to Justice

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Mass graves at the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center (Photo by John Ryan) Magazine Feature: In the nearly 20 years since the…

Corporate America’s Main Street

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Vice Chancellor Leo Strine of the Delaware Court of Chancery (Photo by Hugh Williams) Richard Posner should have been a…

Apartheid’s Legal Legacy

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu chaired the TRC and later supported prosecutions for non-participants. Photo by Komelau/Dreamstime.com. Magazine Feature: South Africa's successful…

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