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 Jerita DeBraux Salley Honored as a 2013 "Idealist of the Year" by City Year Washington, DC
Jerita L. DeBraux Salley, an attorney in the Aviation and Corporate Practices was honored on May 8, 2013 at City Year Washington, DC's Idealism in Action Gala. The Gala—a premier annual benefit—offers local companies the opportunity to acknowledge "extraordinary community-minded employees." Ms. Salley was recognized as one of 2013's "Idealists of the Year" for her efforts to "improve our community, nation or world through acts of service and volunteerism."
- Jim Slattery, Kathryn Bucher, Daniel Graham and Kate McDonald Receive 2013 Burton Award for Distinguished Legal Writing
Wiley Rein LLP attorneys Jim Slattery, chair of the firm's Public Policy Practice, Kathryn Bucher, co-chair of the Health Care Practice, Daniel P. Graham, a partner in the Government Contracts Practice and Kate R. McDonald, an associate in the Health Care and Insurance Practices, have been named recipients of a 2013 Burton Distinguished Legal Writing Award for their article, "Supreme Court Affirms Opportunities and Uncertainties for Health Care Contractors." Read more.
- Fifty-Eight Wiley Rein Attorneys Named to DC "Super Lawyers" List Across 18 Areas of the Law
Fifty-eight Wiley Rein attorneys were included in the 2013 list of Washington DC Super Lawyers—the highest number of individual rankings the firm has ever received from the publication—more than double last year's total. The recognized attorneys represent 18 areas of the law, reflecting the breadth of Wiley Rein's legal talent across a multitude of disciplines. Twelve of the firm’s lawyers were also named "Rising Stars." Read more.
- Richard E. Wiley Named One of the “Most Influential Lawyers in America” by The National Law Journal
The National Law Journal has recognized Wiley Rein Chairman Richard E. Wiley as one of “The 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America,” including him in a preeminent group of practitioners. Mr. Wiley is the only communications regulatory attorney named to this prestigious list of “law’s power elite.” Read more.
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