Wiley Rein attorneys and practice groups are frequently recognized as industry leaders by their peers, clients and various legal and business publications. The Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless has recognized the firm for its "exceptional volunteer work," and The American Lawyer recently honored Chairman Richard E. Wiley with its prestigious “Lifetime Achiever” award. Additionally, The National Law Journal placed founding partner Bert Rein on its selective list of Washington, DC’s “Visionary” lawyers. Wiley Rein and its attorneys are also regularly recognized by legal publications and directories. In 2012, Chambers USA named 32 Wiley Rein attorneys as legal industry leaders across 15 practice areas.
- Wiley Rein’s Tara L. Ward Honored by SmartCEO as 2014 Washington Power Player Finalist
Tara L. Ward, a member of the firm’s Government Contracts Practice, was recognized by SmartCEO as a 2014 Washington Power Player finalist at a special awards ceremony on September 16, 2014. Evaluated and chosen by an independent panel of local business leaders, Power Players honors professionals in the legal, accounting, and banking fields who embody leadership, accomplishment, innovation, and success in their fields.
- Wiley Rein’s Mary Jo Manning Receives the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award from Hood College
Mary Jo Manning, a member of the firm’s Public Policy and Media practices, received the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award on June 7 at the reunion weekend alumni luncheon of her alma mater, Hood College, in Frederick, MD. The award is reserved for alumni who have made “significant and exemplary achievements within their profession,” especially “extraordinary contributions in the life of Hood College.”
- Twenty-Nine Wiley Rein Attorneys Recognized Across 22 Practice Areas in the 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers
Twenty-nine Wiley Rein attorneys—more than ever before—have been ranked at the top of their profession by The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest peer-review directory for attorneys. The firm’s lawyers are ranked in the Washington, DC area across 22 areas of the law. In addition, two of the firm’s lawyers were named “Lawyer of the Year” in Washington, DC for 2015: James H. Wallace, Jr. for Intellectual Property Litigation and George R. Pitts for Bankruptcy Litigation. Read more.
- Legal 500 US Recognizes 21 Wiley Rein Lawyers Across Seven Practices Nationally
Washington, DC — In its 2014 edition, The Legal 500 US ranks seven Wiley Rein practices among the best in the country. For the eighth consecutive year, Wiley Rein’s Telecommunications Practice was placed in the prestigious top tier for regulatory work. The firm’s Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring ,Copyright , Insurance , and International Trade groups once again earned national rankings. Read more.
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