The Hall of Fame

As part of our 10th Year Anniversary celebration in 2015, we added a Hall of Fame recognizing past members of the Lawdragon 500 and other outstanding lawyers who have made remarkable contributions as leaders, litigators, dealmakers, power brokers, judges and innovators. Each of these lawyers has been part of Lawdragon’s story and it is an honor to recognize them.

First Last Organization Year Inducted Location Category
Rosemary Alito K&L Gates 2022 Newark Litigators
Kim Askew DLA Piper 2022 Dallas Leadership
Theodore 'Ted' Babbitt Searcy Denney 2022 West Palm Beach Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Jan Baisch Law Office of Jan Baisch 2022 Portland, Ore. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Lee Balefsky Kline Specter 2022 Philadelphia Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
George "Gar" Bason Davis Polk 2022 New York Dealmakers
Steve Berman Hagens Berman 2022 Seattle Litigators
Stephen Breyer U.S. Supreme Court 2022 Washington, D.C. Judges
Brad Brian Munger Tolles 2022 Los Angeles Litigators
Michael Burrage Whitten Burrage 2022 Oklahoma City Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Evan Chesler Cravath 2022 New York Power Brokers
Mary Louise Cohen Phillips & Cohen 2022 Washington, D.C. Innovators
Dean Colson Colson Hicks 2022 Coral Gables Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Mark Decof Decof Barry 2022 Providence Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Mike Delikat Orrick 2022 New York Litigators
Dennis Donnelly The Donnelly Law Firm 2022 Summit, N.J. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Ken Doran Gibson Dunn 2022 Los Angeles Leadership
Ora Fisher Latham 2022 Menlo Park Leadership
James Fitzgerald Fitzgerald Law Firm 2022 Cheyenne, Wyo. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Aaron Freiwald Freiwald Law 2022 Philadelphia Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Richard H. Friedman Friedman Rubin 2022 Seattle Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Anthony Gair Gair Gair 2022 New York Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Sergio Galvis Sullivan & Cromwell 2022 New York Dealmakers
Merrick Garland U.S. Department of Justice 2022 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Willie Gary Gary Williams Parenti 2022 Stuart, Fla. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
James L. Gilbert The Gilbert Law Group 2022 Arvada, Colo. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Daniel Golden Akin Gump 2022 New York Dealmakers
Marcia Goldstein Weil 2022 New York Litigators
Stuart Grant Bench Walk Advisors 2022 Wilmington Innovators
William 'Andy' Haggard The Haggard Law Firm 2022 Coral Gables Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Thomas R. Harkness Whitehurst Harkness 2022 Austin Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Frank Herrera Jr. The Herrera Law Firm 2022 San Antonio Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Lynn R. Johnson Shamberg Johnson 2022 Kansas City Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Allan Kanner Kanner Whiteley 2022 New Orleans Litigators
David Kirby Edwards Kirby 2022 Raleigh Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Jeff Klein Clarick Gueron 2022 New York Litigators
Sandra Leung Bristol-Myers Squibb 2022 New York Leadership
Richard S. Lewis Hausfeld 2022 Washington, D.C. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Stuart Liner DLA 2022 Los Angeles Innovators
David McClain Kazan McClain 2022 Oakland Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Craig McClellan McClellan Law Firm 2022 San Diego Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Bobbie McMorrow McMorrow Consulting 2022 Santa Ynez, Calif. Consultant
Ron Mercaldo Mercaldo Law Firm 2022 Tucson Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Robert R. Michael Shadoan Michael 2022 Rockville, Md. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Ted Mirvis Wachtell 2022 New York Litigators
Ann Oldfather Oldfather Law Firm 2022 Louisville Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Isaac Pachulski Pachulski Stang 2022 Los Angeles Dealmakers
Joe Power Power Rogers 2022 Chicago Litigators
Harry  Reasoner Vinson & Elkins 2022 Houston Litigators
Ron Safer Riley Safer 2022 Chicago Compassion
Dick Sayles Bradley Arant 2022 Dallas Litigators
Frederick Schenk Casey Gerry 2022 San Diego Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Todd Smith Smith LaCien 2022 Chicago Litigators
Robert Spohrer Spohrer Dodd 2022 Jacksonville Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Neil Sugarman Sugarman 2022 Boston Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Fred Thompson III Motley Rice 2022 Mt. Pleasant, S.C. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Charles W. Whetstone Jr. Whetstone Perkins 2022 Columbia, S.C. Plaintiff Trial Lawyers
Terry Abeyta Abeyta Nelson 2021 Yakima, Wash. Litigators
Mike Abourezk Abourezk & Garcia 2021 Rapid City Litigators
Vicki Lafer Abrahamson Abrahamson Rdzanek 2021 Chicago  Litigators
Mary Alexander Mary Alexander & Associates 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Greg Allen Beasley Allen 2021 Montgomery Litigators
D. Leon Ashford Hare Wynn 2021 Birmingham, Ala. Litigators
Scott Atlas Atlas Counsel Search 2021 Houston Consultant
Vincent Bartolotta Jr. Thorsnes Bartolotta 2021 San Diego Litigators
Daniel Berger Berger Montague 2021 Philadelphia Litigators
Daniel Berger Grant & Eisenhofer 2021 New York Litigators
Norman Berman Berman Tabacco 2021 Boston Litigators
Lynne Bernabei Bernabei & Kabat 2021 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Stephen Berzon Altshuler Berzon 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Lisa Blue Athea Trial Lawyers 2021 Dallas Litigators
Patricia Bobb Patricia C. Bobb & Associates 2021 Chicago  Litigators
Kathleen Bogas Bogas & Koncius 2021 Bingham Farms, Mich. Litigators
Mary Bonauto GLAD 2021 Boston Leadership
Michael M. Boone HaynesBoone 2021 Dallas Dealmakers
James Bostwick Bostwick & Peterson 2021 Mill Valley, Calif. Plaintiff Consumer
Margaret Moses Branch Branch Law Firm 2021 Albuquerque Litigators
Thomas Brandi The Brandi Law Firm 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Frank Branson The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson 2021 Dallas Litigators
Joseph  Brown Jr. Cunningham Bounds 2021 Mobile Litigators
Elizabeth Cabraser Lieff Cabraser 2021 San Francisco Leadership
Peter Calamari Quinn Emanuel 2021 New York Litigators
David Casey Jr. Casey Gerry 2021 San Diego Litigators
Douglas A. Cawley McKool Smith 2021 Dallas Litigators
Cynthia Chihak Chihak & Martel 2021 San Diego Litigators
James J. Clark Cahill 2021 New York Dealmakers
Lew Clayton Paul Weiss 2021 New York Litigators
Howard Coker Coker Law 2021 Jacksonville Litigators
Jan Conlin Ciresi Conlin 2021 Minneapolis Litigators
Silvia Coulter LawVision 2021 Manchester, Mass. Consultant
Christopher Cox Cadwalader 2021 New York Dealmakers
Patrick Dahlstrom Pomerantz 2021 Chicago  Litigators
Merrill Davidoff Berger Montague 2021 Philadelphia Litigators
Lanny Davis Trident DMG 2021 Washington, D.C. Consultant
Mark Davis Davis Levin 2021 Honolulu Litigators
John DeGroote DeGroote Partners 2021 Dallas Litigators
Jorge del Calvo Pillsbury 2021 Palo Alto Dealmakers
Thomas Demetrio Corboy & Demetrio 2021 Chicago  Litigators
Carl Douglas Douglas Hicks 2021 Los Angeles Litigators
Thomas Dubbs Labaton Sucharow 2021 New York Litigators
Lewis "Mike" Eidson Colson Hicks 2021 Coral Gables Litigators
Jay Eisenhofer Grant & Eisenhofer 2021 New York Litigators
Alan Epstein Spector Gadon 2021 Philadelphia Litigators
Alan Exelrod Rudy Exelrod 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Elizabeth Faiella Faiella & Gulden 2021 Orlando Litigators
Robert Fleder Paul Weiss 2021 New York Litigators
Valerie Fontaine Seltzer Fontaine 2021 Los Angeles Consultant
David Fox Kirkland 2021 New York Dealmakers
Jan Woodward Fox Law Offices of Jan Woodward Fox 2021 Houston Litigators
Stephen Fraidin Cadwalader 2021 New York Dealmakers
Hal Gillespie Gillespie & Sanford 2021 Dallas Litigators
Ruth Bader Ginsburg U.S. Supreme Court 2021 Washington, D.C. Remembered
Amy Gladstein Gladstein Reif 2021 New York Litigators
Nathan Goldberg Allred Maroko 2021 Los Angeles Litigators
Marc Gross Pomerantz 2021 New York Litigators
Stanley Grossman Pomerantz 2021 New York Litigators
Stuart Grossman Grossman Roth 2021 Coral Gables Litigators
Paul J. Hanly Jr. Simmons Hanly Conroy 2021 Miami Remembered
William Hartnett Cahill Gordon 2021 New York Dealmakers
Terry Hatter U.S. District Court 2021 Los Angeles Judges
Michael Hausfeld Hausfeld 2021 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Edward Herlihy Wachtell 2021 New York Leadership
Frank Herrera Jr. The Herrera Law Firm 2021 San Antonio Litigators
Nancy Hersh Hersh & Hersh 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Nora Jordan Davis Polk 2021 New York Dealmakers
Robert Kaplan Kaplan Fox 2021 New York Litigators
Karen Kaplowitz New Ellis Group 2021 New Hope, Pa. Consultant
Steven Kazan Kazan McClain 2021 Oakland, Calif. Litigators
Don Keenan Keenan Law Firm 2021 Atlanta Litigators
Skip Keesal Keesal Young 2021 Long Beach Litigators
Michael Kelly Walkup Melodia 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Thomas Kline Kline Specter 2021 Philadelphia Litigators
Alan Kornberg Paul Weiss 2021 New York Litigators
Alexandra Korry Sullivan & Cromwell 2021 New York Remembered
Michael Kump Kinsella Weitzman 2021 Santa Monica Litigators
Edward Labaton Labaton Sucharow 2021 New York Litigators
Stephen Lamb Paul Weiss 2021 Wilmington Leadership
Barbara Lawless Lawless & Lawless 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Richard Lawrence The Lawrence Firm 2021 Covington, Ky. Litigators
Ann Lee Gibson Ann Lee Gibson Consulting 2021 West Plains, Mo. Consultant
Richard Levine SEC Whistleblower Advocates 2021 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Roberta Liebenberg Fine Kaplan 2021 Philadelphia Leadership
Jon Lindsey Major Lindsey & Africa 2021 New York Consultant
Michael Livingston Davis Levin 2021 Honolulu Litigators
Randi McGinn Athea/McGinn Montoya 2021 Albuquerque Litigators
Mike McKool McKool Smith 2021 Dallas Litigators
Ellen Messing Messing Rudavsky 2021 Newton, Mass. Litigators
Bruce  Miller Miller Cohen 2021 Detroit Litigators
Dale Minami Minami Tamaki 2021 San Francisco Leadership
Marc Moller Kreindler & Kreindler 2021 New York Litigators
Laddie Montague Jr. Berger Montague 2021 Philadelphia Litigators
Henry Nassau Dechert 2021 Philadelphia Dealmakers
Harold Nix Nix Patterson 2021 Texarkana, Texas Litigators
John Norman Norman & Edem 2021 Oklahoma City Litigators
Cliff Palefsky McGuinn Hillsman 2021 San Francisco Litigators
C. Cary Patterson Nix Patterson 2021 Texarkana, Texas Litigators
Frank Pitre Cotchett Pitre 2021 Burlingame, Calif. Litigators
Aaron Podhurst Podhurst Orseck 2021 Miami Litigators
Steven Quattlebaum Quattlebaum Grooms 2021 Little Rock Litigators
Kalman Resnick Hughes Socol 2021 Chicago  Litigators
Deborah Rhode Stanford Law School 2021 Stanford, Calif. Remembered
Joseph  Rice Motley Rice 2021 Mt. Pleasant, S.C. Litigators
Mark Robinson Robinson Calcagnie 2021 Newport Beach Litigators
Stephen Roddenberry Akerman 2021 Miami Dealmakers
Sanford Jay Rosen Rosen Bien 2021 San Francisco Litigators
David Rosenfeld Weinberg Roger 2021 Emeryville, Calif. Litigators
Rick Rule Paul Weiss 2021 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Patrick Salvi Salvi Schostok 2021 Chicago  Litigators
Hollis Salzman Robins Kaplan 2021 New York Remembered
Richard Sarver Barrasso Usdin 2021 New Orleans Litigators
Sherrie R. Savett Berger Montague 2021 Philadelphia Litigators
John "Jack" Scarola Searcy Denney 2021 West Palm Beach Litigators
Irving Scher Hausfeld 2021 New York Litigators
James Schwebel Schwebel Goetz 2021 Minneapolis Litigators
Mary Anne Sedey Sedey Harper 2021 St. Louis Litigators
Marc Seltzer Susman Godfrey 2021 Los Angeles Litigators
Elonide Semmes Ravir 2021 New Orleans Consultant
Anthony Shapiro Hagens Berman 2021 Seattle Remembered
Joseph  Shenker Sullivan & Cromwell 2021 New York Leadership
Leopold Sher Sher Garner 2021 New Orleans Dealmakers
Nancy Shilepsky Sherin & Lodgen 2021 Boston Litigators
Michael Sitrick Sitrick 2021 Los Angeles Consultant
William Smith Abramson Smith 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Larry Sonsini Wilson Sonsini 2021 Palo Alto Dealmakers
Dan Stormer Hadsell & Stormer 2021 Pasadena Litigators
Paul Stritmatter Stritmatter Kessler 2021 Seattle Litigators
Robert Sullivan Sullivan Papain 2021 Garden City, N.Y. Litigators
Joseph  Tabacco Jr. Berman Tabacco 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Steven Toll Cohen Milstein 2021 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Mark Wawro Susman Godfrey 2021 Houston Litigators
K. Craig Wildfang Robins Kaplan 2021 Minneapolis Litigators
Deborah Willig Willig Williams 2021 Philadelphia Litigators
Harvey Wolkoff Quinn Emanuel 2021 Boston Litigators
Steven Zieff Rudy Exelrod 2021 San Francisco Litigators
Rosemary Alito K&L Gates 2020 Newark Litigators
Clifford Aronson Skadden 2020 New York Dealmakers
Max Berger Bernstein Litowitz 2020 New York Litigators
Alexander "Zander" Blewett Hoyt & Blewett 2020 Great Falls, Mont. Litigators
David Boies Boies Schiller 2020 Armonk, N.Y. Power Brokers
Paulette Brown Locke Lord 2020 New York Leadership
Erwin Chemerinsky University of California, Berkeley, School of Law 2020 Berkeley Leadership
Ty Cobb Law Offices of Ty Cobb 2020 Washington, D.C. Power Brokers
Patrick Coughlin Robbins Geller 2020 San Diego Litigators
Kathleen Fisher Calvo Fisher 2020 San Francisco Litigators
Thomas Fitzgerald Winston & Strawn 2020 Chicago  Leadership
Donald Godwin Godwin Bowman 2020 Dallas Litigators
Patti Goldman Earthjustice 2020 Seattle Compassion
Nina Gussack Pepper Hamilton 2020 Philadelphia Litigators
James Harrington Harrington & Mahoney 2020 Buffalo Litigators
Richard Heimann Lieff Cabraser 2020 San Francisco Litigators
Lynne Hermle Orrick 2020 Menlo Park Litigators
Anita Hill Cohen Milstein 2020 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Cassandra Holleman Harris County Judge 2020 Houston Remembered
Jeffrey Kessler Winston & Strawn 2020 New York Power Brokers
David Lash O’Melveny 2020 Los Angeles Compassion
Jane Michaels Holland & Hart 2020 Denver Litigators
Wayne Outten Outten & Golden 2020 New York Leadership
Lee Phillips Manatt 2020 Los Angeles Dealmakers
Stacy Phillips Blank Rome 2020 Los Angeles Litigators
John Quinn Quinn Emanuel 2020 Los Angeles Innovators
Connie Rice Advancement Project 2020 Los Angeles Leadership
Jonathan Schiller Boies Schiller 2020 New York Litigators
Roman Silberfeld Robins Kaplan 2020 Los Angeles Litigators
William Urquhart Quinn Emanuel 2020 Los Angeles Remembered
Christine Varney Cravath 2020 New York Leadership
Leigh Walton Bass Berry 2020 Nashville Dealmakers
Elizabeth Warren U.S. Senate 2020 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Howard Weitzman Kinsella Weitzman 2020 Los Angeles Remembered
Theodore Wells Paul Weiss 2020 New York Litigators
William Whelan Cravath 2020 New York Dealmakers
Lawrence Zweifach Gibson Dunn 2020 New York Litigators
Margaret Zwisler Latham 2020 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Nancy Abell Paul Hastings 2019 Los Angeles Litigators
Linda Addison Norton Rose 2019 Houston Leadership
Corinne Ball Jones Day 2019 New York Leadership
Charlene Barshefsky American Express 2019 New York Powerbrokers
Hilarie Bass Bass Institute for Diversity & Inclusion 2019 Miami Leadership
Philip Beck Bartlit Beck 2019 Chicago  Litigators
Candace Beinecke Hughes Hubbard 2019 New York Dealmakers
David Berg Berg & Androphy 2019 Houston Litigators
John Branca Ziffren Brittenham 2019 Los Angeles Dealmakers
Dale Cendali Kirkland 2019 New York Litigators
Jay Cohen Paul Weiss 2019 New York Litigators
Nina Cortell Haynes Boone 2019 Dallas Litigators
Scott A. Edelman Milbank 2019 New York Litigators
Dianne Elderkin Akin Gump 2019 Philadelphia Litigators
Parker Folse Susman Godfrey 2019 Seattle Litigators
Robin Gibbs Gibbs & Bruns 2019 Houston Litigators
Patricia Glaser Glaser Weil 2019 Los Angeles Litigators
Jamie Gorelick WilmerHale 2019 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Stuart Grant Grant & Eisenhofer 2019 Wilmington Leadership
Eric Holder Covington 2019 Washington, D.C. Powerbrokers
Stacy Kanter Skadden 2019 New York Dealmakers
David Kappos Cravath 2019 New York Litigators
Anthony Kennedy U.S. Supreme Court (ret.) 2019 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Thomas Kennedy Skadden 2019 New York Dealmakers
Carolyn Lamm White & Case 2019 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Judith Livingston Kramer Dillof 2019 New York Litigators
Patrick McGroder Beus Gilbert 2019 Phoenix Litigators
Roger Meltzer DLA 2019 New York Dealmakers
Thomas Moore Kramer Dillof 2019 New York Litigators
James O'Callahan Girardi | Keese 2019 Los Angeles Remembered
C. Allen Parker Wells Fargo 2019 New York Dealmakers
Kathleen Flynn Peterson Ciresi Conlin 2019 Minneapolis Litigators
Miles Ruthberg Latham 2019 New York Litigators
Shira Scheindlin Stroock 2019 New York Leadership
Robert Schumer Paul Weiss 2019 New York Powerbrokers
Lawrence Sucharow Labaton Sucharow 2019 New York Litigators
Stephen Susman Susman Godfrey 2019 Houston Remembered
David Tolbert International Center for Transitional Justice 2019 New York Innovators
Seth Waxman WilmerHale 2019 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Arthur Abbey Abbey Spanier 2018 New York Litigators
Robert Baron Cravath 2018 New York Litigators
Martha Bergmark Voices for Civil Justice 2018 Washington, D.C. Compassion
Bruce  Broillet Greene Broillet 2018 El Segundo, Calif. Litigators
Richard Clary Cravath 2018 New York Litigators
Martin Flumenbaum Paul Weiss 2018 New York Litigators
Jay Goffman Skadden 2018 New York Dealmakers
David Gordon Latham 2018 New York Dealmakers
Russ Herman Herman Herman 2018 New Orleans Powerbrokers
Christy Jones Butler Snow 2018 Jackson, Miss. Litigators
Stasia Kelly DLA 2018 Reston, Va. Leadership
Kenton King Skadden 2018 Palo Alto Dealmaker
David Levi Duke Law School 2018 Durham, N.C. Leadership
Cheryl Little Americans for Immigrant Justice 2018 Miami Compassion
Colleen Mahoney Skadden 2018 Washington, D.C. Litigators
William McLucas WilmerHale 2018 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Carlos Mendez-Penate Dorsey Whitney 2018 New York Leadership
Sara Moss Estee Lauder 2018 New York Dealmakers
Robert Mueller U.S. Department of Justice Special Counsel 2018 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Tom Nolan Pearson Simon 2018 Sherman Oaks, Calif. Litigators
Eileen Nugent Skadden 2018 New York Dealmakers
Bernard Nussbaum Wachtell Lipton 2018 New York Litigators
Debra Pole Sidley 2018 Los Angeles Litigators
Pete Romatowski Jones Day 2018 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Gloria Santona Baker McKenzie 2018 Chicago  Leadership
Paul Schnell Skadden 2018 New York Dealmakers
Rodd  Schreiber Skadden 2018 Chicago  Dealmakers
David Schulz Ballard Spahr 2018 New York Litigators
Christian Searcy Searcy Denney 2018 West Palm Beach Litigators
Brad Smith Microsoft 2018 Redmond, Wash. Innovators
Steven Sunshine Skadden 2018 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Donald Verrilli Munger Tolles 2018 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Herbert Wachtell Wachtell Lipton 2018 New York Litigators
William Whitehurst Whitehurst Harkness 2018 Austin Leadership
Stephen Zack Boies Schiller 2018 Miami Leadership
Cris Arguedas Arguedas Cassman 2017 Berkeley Litigators
Sam Baxter McKool Smith 2017 Marshall, Texas Litigators
Jere Beasley Beasley Allen 2017 Montgomery Litigators
David Beck Beck Redden 2017 Houston Litigators
Ralph Campillo Mintz 2017 Los Angeles Litigators
Richard Cohen Southern Poverty Law Center 2017 Montgomery Compassion
Robert Denham Munger Tolles 2017 Los Angeles Dealmakers
Mike Dowd Robbins Geller 2017 San Diego Litigators
Howard Ellin Skadden 2017 New York Dealmakers
Patrick Fitzgerald Skadden 2017 Chicago  Litigators
Gary Fox Stewart Tilghman 2017 Miami Litigators
Richard Godfrey Kirkland 2017 Chicago  Litigators
Dicky Grigg Law Office of Dicky Grigg 2017 Austin Litigators
Kris Heinzelman Cravath 2017 New York Dealmakers
Valerie Ford Jacob Freshfields 2017 New York Dealmakers
Steven Lane Herman Herman 2017 New Orleans Litigators
William Lee WilmerHale 2017 Boston Leadership
Eduardo Leite Baker & McKenzie 2017 New York Leadership
Andrew Levander Dechert 2017 New York Litigators
Simon Lorne Millennium Corporation 2017 New York Dealmakers
Greg Markel Seyfarth 2017 New York Litigators
Michele Coleman Mayes New York Public Library 2017 New York Leadership
Gary Naftalis Kramer Levin 2017 New York Litigators
Steven Newborn Weil 2017 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Ron Olson Munger Tolles 2017 Los Angeles Litigators
Ted Olson Gibson Dunn 2017 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Mike Papantonio Levin Papantonio 2017 Pensacola Litigators
Diane Patrick Ropes & Gray 2017 Boston Litigators
Richard Posner 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals 2017 Chicago  Judges
Gordon  Rather Wright Lindsey 2017 Little Rock Litigators
Frank Schreck Brownstein Hyatt 2017 Las Vegas Litigators
Paul Smith Campaign Legal Center 2017 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Broadus Spivey Spivey & Grigg 2017 Austin Remembered
Myron Steele Potter Anderson 2017 Dover, Del. Judges
John Tarantino Adler Pollock 2017 Providence Litigators
Chilton Davis Varner King & Spalding 2017 Atlanta Litigators
F. Joseph Warin Gibson Dunn 2017 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Dan Webb Winston 2017 Chicago  Litigators
Mary Jo White Debevoise 2017 New York Litigators
Wylie Aitken Aitken Aitken Cohn 2016 Santa Ana, Calif. Litigators
David Andrews PepsiCo/McCutchen (Bingham) 2016 San Francisco Remembered
Ralph Baxter Ralph Baxter 2016 Wheeling, W. Va. Innovators
Morgan Chu Irell 2016 Los Angeles Litigators
Joseph Cotchett Cotchett Pitre 2016 Burlingame, Calif. Litigators
Mary Cranston Pillsbury 2016 San Francisco Leadership
Larry Feldman Law Office of Larry Feldman 2016 Los Angeles Litigators
William Gates Sr. World Justice Project/K&L Gates/University of Washington Law School 2016 Seattle Remembered
Jack Greenberg Columbia Law School/NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund 2016 New York Remembered
Marshall Grossman Orrick 2016 Los Angeles Litigators
Ben Heineman Jr. Harvard Law School 2016 Cambridge, Mass. Leadership
Stephen Immelt Hogan Lovells 2016 Washington, D.C. Powerbrokers
Lou Kling Skadden 2016 New York Dealmakers
Esther Lardent Pro Bono Institute 2016 Washington, D.C. Remembered
Raymond Marshall Sheppard Mullin 2016 San Francisco Leadership
Vilma Martinez MALDEF/Munger Tolles 2016 Los Angeles Leadership
Richard Matsch U.S. District Court, Colorado 2016 Denver Remembered
William Neukom Microsoft/K&L Gates/Stanford/World Justice Project 2016 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Larry Rogers Sr. Power Rogers 2016 Chicago  Litigators
Antonin Scalia U.S. Supreme Court 2016 Washington, D.C. Remembered
Paul Tosetti Latham 2016 Los Angeles Dealmakers
John White Cravath 2016 New York Powerbrokers
C. Steven Yerrid Yerrid Law Firm 2016 Tampa Litigators
Roger Aaron Skadden 2015 New York Remembered
Shirley Abrahamson Wisconsin Supreme Court 2015 Madison, Wis. Remembered
Floyd Abrams Cahill Gordon 2015 New York Litigators
Cesar Alvarez Greenberg Traurig 2015 Miami Leadership
Eugene Anderson Anderson Kill 2015 New York Remembered
Dennis Archer Dickinson Wright 2015 Detroit Leadership
Peter Atkins Skadden 2015 New York Dealmakers
Robert Barnett Williams & Connolly 2015 Washington, D.C. Power Brokers
George Barrett Barrett Johnston 2015 Nashville Remembered
Francis Barron Cravath 2015 New York Litigators
Fred  Bartlit Bartlit Beck 2015 Denver Litigators
Richard Beattie Simpson Thacher 2015 New York Leadership
Robert Bennett  Bennett LoCicero  2015 Washington, D.C. Power Brokers
Beau Biden Grant & Eisenhofer 2015 Wilmington Remembered
Sheila Birnbaum Dechert 2015 New York Litigators
Roy  Black Black Srebnick 2015 Miami Litigators
Franci Blassberg Debevoise & Plimpton 2015 New York Dealmakers
Maxwell  Blecher Blecher & Collins 2015 Los Angeles Remembered
Paula Boggs Boggs Media 2015 Allston, Mass. Leadership
Caryl Boies Boies Schiller 2015 Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Remembered
Gordon Bonnyman Tennessee Justice Center 2015 Nashville Compassion
John Bostelman Sullivan & Cromwell 2015 New York Dealmakers
Lon Bouknight Steptoe & Johnson 2015 Washington, D.C. Leadership
John Bouma Snell & Wilmer 2015 Phoenix Remembered
James Brosnahan Morrison & Foerster 2015 San Francisco Litigators
Frank Burch DLA Piper 2015 Baltimore Leadership
Plato Cacheris Trout Cacheris 2015 Washington, D.C. Remembered
Peter Canellos Wachtell 2015 New York Dealmakers
James Carter WilmerHale 2015 New York Innovators
Michael Ciresi Ciresi Conlin 2015 Minneapolis Litigators
Robert Clark Harvard Law School 2015 Cambridge, Mass. Leadership
Edith Brown Clement 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals 2015 New Orleans Judges
John Coffee Columbia Law School 2015 New York Dealmakers
H. Rodgin Cohen Sullivan & Cromwell 2015 New York Power Brokers
Roxanne Conlin Roxanne Conlin & Associates 2015 Des Moines Litigators
Ralph Cook Hare Wynn 2015 Birmingham, Ala. Leadership
Philip Corboy Corboy Demetrio 2015 Chicago  Remembered
Jon Davidson Freedom for All Americans Education Fund 2015 Los Angeles Compassion
David Dean Sullivan Papain 2015 New York Litigators
Robert Dell Latham 2015 San Francisco Leadership
Marshall Doke Foley 2015 Dallas Leadership
Bob Faiss University of Nevada Law School/Lionel Sawyer 2015 Las Vegas Remembered
Ken Feinberg Law Offices of Kenneth Feinberg 2015 Washington, D.C. Judges
James Ferguson Ferguson Chambers 2015 Charlotte Leadership
Ralph Ferrara Proskauer 2015 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Bert Fields Greenberg Glusker 2015 Los Angeles Power Brokers
Bob Fiske Davis Polk 2015 New York Leadership
Joe Flom Skadden 2015 New York Remembered
Tamar Frankel Boston University School of Law 2015 Boston Innovators
John Gibbons Gibbons P.C. 2015 Newark Remembered
Lee Godfrey Susman Godfrey 2015 Houston Innovators
Browne Greene Greene Broillet 2015 El Segundo, Calif. Litigators
Mel Immergut Milbank 2015 New York Leadership
Jack Jacobs Young Conaway 2015 Wilmington Judges
Joe Jamail Joe Jamail 2015 Houston Remembered
Robert Joffe Cravath 2015 New York Remembered
Harvey Kaplan Shook Hardy 2015 Kansas City Litigators
Christopher "Kit" Kaufman Latham 2015 Palo Alto Dealmakers
Judith Kaye Skadden 2015 New York Remembered
David Kendall Williams & Connolly 2015 Washington, D.C. Leadership
Victor Kovner Davis Wright 2015 New York Litigators
Ira Kurzban Kurzban Kurzban 2015 Miami Compassion
Martin Lipton Wachtell 2015 New York Power Brokers
Maureen Mahoney Latham & Watkins 2015 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Thomas Malcolm Jones Day 2015 Irvine, Calif. Power Brokers
Billy Martin Martin & Gitner 2015 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Harvey Miller Weil 2015 New York Remembered
Stacey Mobley Dickstein Shapiro 2015 Washington, D.C. Innovators
Robert Morgenthau Wachtell 2015 New York Remembered
Ed Moss Shook Hardy 2015 Miami Remembered
Ron Motley Motley Rice 2015 Charleston, S.C. Remembered
Sandra Day O'Connor U.S. Supreme Court 2015 Washington, D.C. Judges
Jack Olender Jack Olender & Associates 2015 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Jerry Oshinsky Kasowitz 2015 Los Angeles Litigators
John Payton NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund 2015 Washington, D.C. Remembered
Mariana Pfaelzer U.S. District Court for the Central District of California 2015 Los Angeles Remembered
John Phillips Phillips & Cohen 2015 Washington, D.C. Innovators
Regina Pisa Goodwin Procter 2015 Boston Leadership
William Rehnquist U.S. Supreme Court 2015 Washington, D.C. Remembered
Bruce Rogow Law Offices of Bruce Rogow 2015 Cedar Mountain, N.C. Litigators
Tom  Sager Ballard Spahr 2015 Wilmington Innovators
Victor Schwartz Shook Hardy 2015 Washington, D.C. Litigators
Jerry Shargel Winston & Strawn 2015 New York Litigators
Robert Silver Boies Schiller 2015 New York Remembered
Jock Smith The Cochran Firm 2015 Tuskegee, Ala. Remembered
Jerry Solovy Jenner & Block 2015 Chicago  Remembered
Ted Sorensen Paul Weiss 2015 New York Remembered
Gilchrist Sparks Morris Nichols 2015 Wilmington Dealmakers
Gerry Spence Spence Law Offices 2015 Jackson, Wyo. Litigators
John Paul Stevens U.S. Supreme Court 2015 Chicago  Remembered
Larry Stewart Stewart Tilghman 2015 Miami Litigators
Geoffrey Stone University of Chicago Law School 2015 Chicago  Leadership
Brendan Sullivan Williams & Connolly 2015 Washington, D.C. Power Brokers
James Thompson Winston & Strawn 2015 Chicago  Remembered
Anton Valukas Jenner & Block 2015 Chicago  Litigators
Keith Wetmore Major Lindsey & Africa 2015 San Francisco Leadership
Richard Wiley Wiley Rein 2015 Washington, D.C. Innovators
Diane Wood 7th Circuit 2015 Chicago  Judges