Wiley Rein and its attorneys are regularly recognized by legal publications and directories. The 2012 editions of Chambers USA and The Legal 500 US include numerous Wiley Rein attorneys and practice areas among their rankings of legal industry leaders.
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.
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.
Wiley Rein Insurance Practice partners Laura A. Foggan, Thomas W. Brunner, John D. Cole and Theodore A. Howard were ranked in The International Who’s Who of Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyers 2013. Inclusion on the list is based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are included.
Fourteen Wiley Rein practice areas have been recognized in the 2013 “Best Law Firms” rankings, published annually by U.S. News & World Report. For the third consecutive year, Wiley Rein’s preeminent Communications Practice is ranked in the top tier nationally and in Washington, DC. In addition, nine other practice areas are ranked in the top tier in Washington DC—more than ever before. Read more.
Twenty-One Wiley Rein Partners Recognized Across 18 Practice Areas in the 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers
Twenty Wiley Rein partners—more than ever before— have been ranked at the top of their profession by Best Lawyers, the oldest peer-review directory for attorneys. The firm’s lawyers are ranked in the Washington, DC area across 17 areas of the law. Read more.
Six Wiley Rein Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring lawyers, including practice chair H. Jason Gold, were included in the 2012 list of Virginia Super Lawyers magazine. In addition, Valerie P. Morrison, who represents a diverse group of clients in a wide range of restructurings, chapter 11 reorganization cases and receivership proceedings, was named one of the “Top 50” women lawyers in Virginia. Read more.
Chambers USA Recognizes Thirty-Two Wiley Rein Attorneys Across Fifteen Practice Areas as Best in the Country
The 2012 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business recognizes 32 Wiley Rein attorneys across 15 practice areas of law. In the area of Telecommunications, no firm received more individual rankings, reflecting the depth of talent and outstanding experience for which the firm is known. Five groups are ranked in the directory's prestigious top tier, with Election Law & Government Ethics and Government Contracts rated nationally and Insurance, Media and Telecommunications recognized in the DC area. Read more.
Wiley Rein Partners James Czaban and James Wallace, Jr. Both Named a "Life Science Star" by Euromoney's LMG Life Sciences 2012
James N. Czaban, chair of the FDA Practice, and James H. Wallace, Jr., chair of the Patent Group, have each been named a "Life Sciences Star" in the inaugural edition of Euromoney's LMG Life Sciences 2012. Mr. Czaban was recognized for his FDA work and Mr. Wallace was ranked for his work in Intellectual Property. The publication researched lawyers and firms in the life sciences industry through interviews with over 300 clients and peers, as well as reviewing cases, deals and other matters in making their selections.
Wiley Rein's Laura Foggan and Nancy Victory Included in the Euromoney Guide to the World's Leading Women in Business Law
Insurance Practice partner Laura A. Foggan and Communications Practice partner Nancy J. Victory were named to the Euromoney Guide to the World's Leading Women in Business Law. Ms. Foggan was recognized for her work in Insurance and Reinsurance and Ms. Victory was recommended for her Telecommunications work. Euromoney's research identifies the best individuals in more than 30 practice areas and over 65 jurisdictions worldwide.
The Legal 500 US Ranks Four Wiley Rein's Practices Among Nation's Best; Wiley and Senkowski Named 'Leading Lawyers'
In its 2012 edition, The Legal 500 US again rates Wiley Rein's Telecommunications Practice in its top tier and includes the firm's Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring, Copyright and Insurance Groups in its rankings of the nation's best practices. The legal directory once again names the "universally respected," Richard E. Wiley and the "knowledgeable, well-connected" Telecommunications Group chair R. Michael Senkowski, as Leading Lawyers in their field. Read more.