Manatt has been selected as the Law Firm of the Year in Entertainment – Music as part of the 2019 Best Law Firms rankings for U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.
In the 2019 Best Law Firms guide, Manatt practices earned nine Tier 1 national designations and 29 Tier 1 metropolitan acknowledgments.
Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, was named to the Variety500 for the second consecutive year.
Manatt's Irah Donner, a partner in the firm's intellectual property practice, was selected by the Lawyers Alliance for New York as a 2018 Cornerstone Award recipient in recognition of his exceptional pro bono legal services for nonprofit organizations.
According to the 2018 Summer Associates Survey conducted by The American Lawyer and ALM Legal Intelligence, Manatt was ranked a number one summer associate program in the city of Los Angeles. The firm earned a summer associate satisfaction score of 4.866 out of 5.
Manatt’s Joanna McCallum, a partner in the firm’s appellate practice, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Family Violence Appellate Project (FVAP).
Sixty-four Manatt partners have been named to Best Lawyers’ 2019 list of the Best Lawyers in America. This annual recognition of prominent lawyers is determined by an in-depth, national peer-review survey.
Best Lawyers in America has selected three Manatt partners—Gordon M. Bava, Susan K. Hori and George D. Kieffer—as “Lawyers of the Year” for 2019. Each year, only one lawyer from each practice area and metropolis area is honored with this distinction.
Manatt's Jill Dodd, chair of the firm's estate planning and personal representation practice, has ranked among the top attorneys for private wealth law in Northern California by the Chambers High Net Worth Guide.
The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services will honor Manatt’s Donna Wilson, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner-Elect and chair of the firm's privacy and data security practice, at its second annual Financial Services Exposition with the Fusion Award.