Top Attorneys Under 40 Announced by Law360

Posted on 07-20-2017 by
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Rising Stars for 2017: 156 attorneys under 40, hailing from more than 75 law firms and spanning 35 practice areas.


Law360, New York (July 16, 2017, 3:02 PM EDT) -- We're pleased to announce Law360's Rising Stars for 2017, our list of 156 attorneys under 40 whose legal accomplishments transcend their age.

 After carefully reviewing more than 1,200 submissions for the Rising Star distinction, our team of editors arrived at the list of Rising Stars hailing from more than 75 law firms and spanning 35 practice areas. Winners were selected based on their career accomplishments in their respective practice areas. Profiles of the winners will begin running this week on Law360.

This year, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP and Kirkland & Ellis LLP led the pack with eight Rising Stars each, followed by Latham & Watkins LLPMayer Brown LLP and Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, which had six apiece. Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP rounded out the group with five Rising Stars.

Congratulations to this year's Rising Stars.

Law360 subscribers can see the complete list of Rising Stars for 2017.   

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