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 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.”
- Wiley Rein’s May Chiang Named to Lawyers of Color’s Hot List
May K. Chiang, an attorney in Wiley Rein’s Communications Practice, has been named to Lawyers of Color’s second annual Hot List, which recognizes exceptional early to mid-career minority attorneys. The selection committee spent months reviewing nominations in order to identify promising candidates. Honorees will be profiled in the Lawyers of Color’s Hot List issue published in July and be feted at a reception on July 22nd. 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.
- Seven Wiley Rein Bankruptcy Attorneys Named in Virginia Super Lawyers List
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