THE BTI CLIENT SERVICE ALL-STAR ATTORNEYS 2015


This year, clients nominate 354 individual attorneys from 214 law firms to the BTI Client Service All-Stars 2015. These 354 BTI Client Service All-Stars are identified solely and exclusively by corporate counsel. These attorneys are the leaders in superior client service.

4 New Square
  Nicholas Fletcher, Barrister
Adams and Reese
  Leslie A. Lanusse, Partner
Adept Employment Law
  Gregory P. Wong, Founder
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
 

Robert Wayne Dockery, Partner
Robert H. Pees, Partner

Allen & Overy
 

Michelle de Kluyver, Counsel
Elaine Johnston, Partner Co-Head Antitrust

Alston & Bird
 

Brian A. Betancourt, Partner
Dennis J. Connolly, Partner
Jessica Perry Corley, Partner
Paul M. Cushing, Partner
Jason W. Howard, Senior Associate
Teri Lynn McMahon, Partner
Thomas G. Schendt, Partner

Arena Hoffman
  Michael Hoffman, Partner
Armstrong Teasdale
 

David W. Braswell, Partner

Arnold & Porter
 

Thad Thano Dameris, Partner
Allison W. Shuren, Partner

BainwoodHuang
 

David E. Huang, Managing Attorney

Baker & McKenzie
 

Edward E. Dyson, Senior Counsel
Kathryn E. Johnstone, Associate
John M. Murphy, Partner
Joel P. Stark, Associate
Stephen M. Turner, Partner

Baker Botts
 

Gene J. Oshman, Partner

BakerHostetler
 

Kevin W. Kirsch, Partner
Joseph Lucci, Partner
Laura J. McMahon, Partner

Barnes & Thornburg

John T.L. Koenig, Partner

Barris, Sott, Denn & Driker
 

Stephen E. Glazek, Member

Barron & Newburger
  Manuel H. Newburger, Founding
     Shareholder and Vice President
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott
 

Philip S. Beck, Founding Partner

Beirne, Maynard & Parsons
 

Scott R. Davis, Associate

Bell Nunnally & Martin
 

Larry L. Shosid, Partner

Benesch
 

Kevin D. Margolis, Partner
Jeffrey J. Wild, Partner

Beveridge & Diamond
 

Madeleine Boyer Kadas, Principal
Laura K. McAfee, Principal

Blake, Cassels & Graydon
 

Greg M. Frenette, Partner
Paul B. Schabas, Partner

  
Blank Rome
 

Morey S. Rosenbloom, Of Counsel

Bondurant, Mixson & Elmore
 

Frank M. Lowrey, IV, Partner

BoyarMiller
 

Matthew S. Veech, Shareholder

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings
 

Harold B. Kushner, Partner
E. Mabry Rogers, Partner

Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard
 

Benjamin R. Norman, Partner

Bryan Cave
 

Steven M. Baumer, Partner
Stanley J. Marcuss, Partner

Bryant Miller Olive
 

Keirston R. Woods, Shareholder

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney
 

Steven E. Bizar, Executive Shareholder
Brian S. Novosel, Shareholder

Burns & Levinson
 

Alan E. Lipkind, Partner

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft
 

Ray Shirazi, Partner
Louisa Watt, Partner

Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  Frank G. Burt, Shareholder
Carpenter, Lipps & Leland
  Jeffrey A. Lipps, Partner
Carter, DeLuca, Farrell & Schmidt
  Nathan Weber, Partner
Cassiday Schade
  Thomas P. Boylan, Partner
Chadbourne & Parke
  John T. Baecher, Partner
Scott D. Berson, Partner
Donald I. Strauber, Partner
Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel
 

William P. Aiken, Shareholder
Timothy M. Gibbons, Shareholder
Anthony A. "Bud" Jackson, Shareholder
William H. Pickering, Shareholder

Chapman and Cutler
 

Stacy K. Pike, Partner

Chappano Wood
 

Perry M. Chappano, Partner

Clare Locke
 

Thomas A. Clare, Partner

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
 

Ethan A. Klingsberg, Partner
Michael R. Lazerwitz, Senior Counsel

Clements Bernard
 

Christopher L. Bernard, Partner

Constangy, Brooks & Smith
  Frank B. Shuster, Partner
Cooley
 

Antonio Calabrese, Partner

Cotton Bledsoe
 

Hon. Rick G. Strange, Shareholder

Covington & Burling
 

David B.H. Martin, Senior Counsel
Keith A. Noreika, Partner
Jeannie M. Perron, DVM, Partner
Michael J. Riella, Partner
Peter A. Schwartz, Partner

Cox & Palmer
 

Jamie Eddy, Partner

Crowell & Moring
 

Daniel R. Forman, Partner
Murray A. Indick, Senior Counsel
Michael A. Kahn, Senior Counsel
Douglas W. Sullivan, Partner

Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle

Jeffrey N. Ostrager, Partner
Davis & Gilbert
 

Donald E. Sonnenborn, Partner

Davis Polk & Wardwell
 

Frances E. Bivens, Partner

Day Pitney
 

Michael P. Byrne, Partner

Debevoise & Plimpton
 

John Dembeck, Counsel
Paul L. Lee, Of Counsel

Dechert
 

Diane Siegel Danoff, Partner
Robert H. Ledig, Partner
Thomas P. Vartanian, Partner

Dentons
 

Robert E. Richards, Partner

DLA Piper
 

Joseph Kernen, Partner
Drew M. Wintringham, Partner

Drinker Biddle & Reath
 

Stephen C. Baker, Partner
Richard S. Goldman, Partner

Duane Morris
 

Robert M. Conway, Partner

Dykema
 

Richard G. Goetz, Senior Counsel

Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott
  Jeffrey W. Larroca, Member
Eichner Norris & Neumann
 

Kent S. Neumann, Partner

  
Eversheds
  Paul Smith, Chairman
Faegre Baker Daniels
 

Scott A. Anderegg, Partner
Jacob D. Bylund, Partner
Roger D. Rhoten, Partner
Kim J. Walker, Partner
Douglas R. Wright, Partner

Faruki Ireland & Cox
 

Charles J. Faruki, Partner

Finnegan
 

Erik R. Puknys, Partner

Fish & Richardson
 

Frank E. Scherkenbach, Principal

Fisher & Phillips
 

James C. Polkinghorn, Partner

Foley & Lardner
 

Gardner F. Davis, Partner
Phillip M. Goldberg, Partner
Patrick G. Quick, Partner
Trevor J. Will, Partner

Frankel
 

Jonathan J. Frankel, Managing Member

Freeman, Freeman & Smiley
 

Todd M. Lander, Partner

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
 

Peter D. Lyons, Partner

Friedman Kaplan
 

Eric Seiler, Partner

Frost Brown Todd
 

John W. Gragg, Member

Gibbons
 

David E. De Lorenzi, Chair, Intellectual Property

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
 

Eric M. Feuerstein, Partner
Stephen Glover, Partner
Veronica S. Lewis, Partner
Joshua Lipton, Partner
John F. Olson, Partner
Michael L. Raiff, Partner
Jay Tabor, Partner

Godfrey & Kahn
 

Paul F. Heaton, Shareholder

Goodrich, Riquelme y Asociados
 

Eugenia González, Junior Partner

Gray Plant Mooty
 

Quentin R. Wittrock, Principal

  
Green & Hall
 

Howard D. Hall, Partner

Greenberg Dauber Epstein & Tucker
 

H. Glenn Tucker, Partner

Greenberg Traurig
 

Daniel J. Ansell, Shareholder
William R. Clayton, Shareholder
Kenneth M. Neighbors, Shareholder
David W. Oppenheim, Shareholder
David M. Schwartzbaum, Shareholder

Haynes and Boone
 

Madelyn Calabrese, Partner
Tom D. Harris, Partner

Herrick, Feinstein
 

Ronald J. Levine, Partner

Hinshaw & Culbertson
  Jessica L. Nelson, Associate
Hiscock & Barclay
  Douglas J. Nash, Partner
Hogan Lovells
 

Stefan M. Krantz, Partner

Holland & Hart
 

Daniel J. Glivar, Partner

Holland & Knight
 

David S. Cole, Partner

Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn
 

Richard S. Soble, Partner

Hunton & Williams
 

Samuel A. Danon, Partner
Lori Elliott Jarvis, Partner
Todd M. Stenerson, Partner

Hyman, Phelps & McNamara
 

Paul M. Hyman, Director 

Jackson Lewis
 

Philip B. Rosen, Partner

Jackson Walker
 

David C. Myers, Partner

Jenner & Block
 

Kevin P. Mullen, Partner
Anton R. Valukas, Chairman of the Firm

Jondle & Associates
 

Robert J. Jondle, Ph.D., Founder

Jones Day
 

James P. Dougherty, Partner
John G. Froemming, Partner
Linda A. Hesse, Partner
Elizabeth Clough Kitslaar, Partner
Robert F. Mayo, Counsel
John J. Normile, Partner
Michael J. Solecki, Partner

Jones Walker
  Tracy E. Kern, Partner
K&L Gates
 

James S. Bruce, Partner
Ernie L. Cochran, II, Partner
Elwood F. Collins, Partner
Howard M. Goldwasser, Partner
David F. McGonigle, Partner
Scott M. Mendel, Partner
Kristen L. Stewart, Partner

Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn
 

Larry R. Downs, Partner

Kaufman & Canoles
 

Elizabeth G. Hester, Member

Kay, Griffin, Enkema & Colbert
 

James D. Kay, Jr., Partner and Chief Manager

Keegan Werlin
 

Cheryl M. Kimball, Partner

Keker & Van Nest
 

Christa Anderson, Partner
Michael D. Celio, Partner

Kelley Drye & Warren
  Matthew C. Luzadder, Partner
Kelly & Walker
  William J. Kelly, III, Founding Member
 
King & Spalding
 

Richard M. Bange, III, Partner

Kirkland & Ellis
  Richard B. Aftanas, Partner
Luke L. Dauchot, Partner
William A. Streff, Jr., Partner
Kleinfeld, Kaplan & Becker
 

Peter R. Mathers, Partner

Kutak Rock
 

Mitchell J. Bragin, Partner
Michael G. Connery, Partner

Latham & Watkins
 

Richard P. Bress, Partner
Anthony J. Richmond, Partner

Lavin, O'Neil, Cedrone & DiSipio
  Wayne A. Graver, Shareholder
LeClairRyan
 

Gregory J. Mascitti, Shareholder

Lewis, Rice & Fingersh
 

John C. Bodnar, Member

Littler Mendelson
  Jerry C. Newsome, Shareholder
Donald S. Prophete, Shareholder
John A. Ybarra, Shareholder
Locke Lord Edwards
 

Don M. Glendenning, Partner
Rory J. Radding, Partner

Lowenstein Sandler
 

Richard F. Ricci, Partner
Ethan A. Skerry, Partner

Lurie, Zepeda, Schmalz & Hogan
 

Bruce J. Lurie, Shareholder

Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller
 

David E. Hart, Shareholder

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips
 

Ted Wolff, Partner

Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox
 

Bart E. Cassidy, Partner

Maples and Calder
 

Alasdair Robertson, Partner

Mayer Brown
 

Christian W. Fabian, Partner
David A. Schuette, Partner
Marc F. Sperber, Partner

McDermott Will & Emery
  Bobby R. Burchfield, Partner
McGuireWoods
 

Jonathan T. Blank, Partner
Geoffrey C. Cockrell, Partner
John D. Wilburn, Partner

McKenna Long & Aldridge
 

Steven M. Masiello, Partner

Miles & Stockbridge

Joseph S. Welty, Principal

Miller & Martin

Shelby R. Grubbs, Of Counsel
W. Randall Wilson, Member

Miller Canfield

Dean A. Dickie, Principal
Peter W. Waldmeir, Principal

Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp

Kevin E. Gaut, Managing Partner

Mitrani, Rynor, Adamsky & Toland

Steven R. Adamsky, Attorney

Moore & Van Allen

Daniel (Tripp) H. Monroe, III, Member
Gregory J. Murphy, Member

Morgan Lewis
 

Sari M. Alamuddin, Partner
Charles C. Jackson, Partner
Alan B. Leeds, Partner
Eric W. Sitarchuk, Partner

Morrison & Foerster
 

Jayson L. Cohen, Associate

Munger, Tolles &Olson
 

Brad D. Brian, Attorney

Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr
 

Terry L. Gage, Associate

Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg
 

William J. Lenz, Partner

Newport Trial Group
 

Scott Ferrell, Firm Founder

Norton Rose Fulbright
 

Stephen C. Dillard, Partner
Deborah A. Gitomer, Partner
Martha A. Healey, Partner
Michael A. Swartzendruber, Partner

Nutter McClennen & Fish
  Mary K. Ryan, Partner
Ober|Kaler
  Sanford V. "Sandy" Teplitzky, Principal
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
 

Michael H. Cramer, Shareholder
L. Gray Geddie, Jr., Shareholder
Charles T. ("Ted") Speth II, Shareholder

O’Melveny & Myers
 

Richard Parker, Partner

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
 

Peter A. Bicks, Partner
Brett Cooper, Partner
Christopher J. Moore, Partner
E. Joshua Rosenkranz, Partner

Paul, Weiss
 

Ariel J. Deckelbaum, Partner
Robert D. Goldbaum, Partner
Stephen J. Shimshak, Partner

Payne & Fears
 

Scott S. Thomas, Partner

Perkins Coie
 

Craig T. Boggs, Partner
David C. Clarke, Partner
Charles H. Samel, Partner

Phillips Nizer
 

Perry S. Galler, Partner

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
 

David T. Dekker, Partner

Pisanelli Bice
 

James J. Pisanelli, Partner

Polsinelli
 

Jay E. Heidrick, Shareholder

Quattlebaum, Grooms & Tull
 

Steven W. Quattlebaum, Managing Member

Reed Smith
 

Scott D. Baker, Partner
Peter M. Ellis, Partner
Paul D. Fogel, Partner
Paul J. Jaskot, Partner

Reiferson Miller
 

Stacy Leshock Dee, Member

Retired
 

Robert A. Copen

Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti
 

Nicholas Racioppi, Jr., Partner

Robins Kaplan
 

Christopher A. Seidl, Partner

Ropes & Gray
 

David A. Fine, Partner
David McIntosh, Partner
Alexandre H. Rene, Partner

Rosenberg & Estis
 

Warren A. Estis, Founding Member

Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck
 

Steven Lieberman, Partner

Rouse Hendricks German May
 

Kirk T. May, Founding Shareholder

Saul Ewing
 

Evan J. Foster, Partner

Savitt Bruce & Willey
 

Stephen C. Willey, Partner

Schiff Hardin
 

Robert J. Minkus, Partner
Ronald S. Safer, Managing Partner
Julie Furer Stahr, Partner

Schopf & Weiss
 

Paula E. Litt, Partner

Schuyler, Roche & Crisham
 

Carrie E. Cope, Shareholder

Seyfarth Shaw
 

Mark P. Grajski, Partner
John S. Hetzel, Senior Counsel
Gerald L. Maatman, Jr., Partner
Francis J. Ortman, III, Partner
Robert C. Stevens, Partner

Schwartz Hannum
 

William E. Hannum, III, Managing Partner

Shearman & Sterling
 

Nathan J. Greene, Partner
Cynthia Urda Kassis, Partner

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
 

Peter M. Menard, Partner

Shifman & Carlson
 

John A. Carlson, Senior Partner

Sidley Austin
 

Jack R. Bierig, Partner
John N. Gallo, Partner
Michael A. Gordon, Partner
Paul R. Walker, Partner

Silverman | Thompson | Slutkin | White
 

Steven D. Silverman, Managing Partner

Simmons & Simmons
  Adam Cooper, Partner
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
 

Maripat Alpuche, Partner

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
 

Sean C. Doyle, Partner
Gregory A. Fernicola, Partner
Todd E. Freed, Partner
Jessica D. Miller, Partner
Robert B. Pincus, Partner
Allen J. Ruby, Partner
Pankaj K. Sinha, Partner

Sloan Matney
 

John D. Sloan, Jr., Partner

Smith Moore Leatherwood
 

Tobin N. Watt, Attorney

Smith, Gambrell & Russell
 

Wm. Parker Sanders, Partner

Stein Mitchell Muse Cipollone & Beato
 

Robert B. Gilmore, Partner

Steptoe & Johnson
 

Scott H. Katzman, Partner
Edward J. Krauland, Partner
Samuel M. Sipe, Jr., Partner

Stevens & Lee
 

Michael A. Gruin, Shareholder

Stinson Leonard Street
 

Craig L. Evans, Partner

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan
 

Jeffrey W. Meyers, Partner

Sullivan & Cromwell
 

H. Rodgin Cohen, Senior Chairman
Brian T. Frawley, Partner

Sutherland
 

Robert J. Pile, Partner
Amish M. Shah, Partner

Thompson Coburn
 

Kimberly M. Eilerts, Partner

Thompson Hine
 

James B. Aronoff, Partner
David J. Hooker, Partner
Tim McDonald, Partner
Ash D. Patel, Partner
Russell J. Rogers, Partner
Elizabeth B. Wright, Partner

Thompson O'Brien Kemp & Nasuti
 

R. Michael Thompson, Equity Member

Torys
 

Karrin Powys-Lybbe, Partner

Troutman Sanders
 

David E. Constine, III, Partner
Edward J. Epstein, Partner

Ulmer & Berne
 

Joseph A. Castrodale, Partner
Frederick N. Widen, Partner

Valorem Law Group
  Patrick J. Lamb, Partner
Van Ness Feldman
  A. Gregory Junge, Partner
Vedder Price
  John H. Eickemeyer, Shareholder
Joel S. Forman, Shareholder
Guy E. Snyder, Shareholder
Verrill Dana
  Jennifer A. Creedon, Partner
Vinson & Elkins
 

Margaret J. Sampson, Partner

Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease
 

Bryan H. Falk, Partner

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  Ilene Knable Gotts, Partner
Steven A. Rosenblum, Partner
Walder Wyss
 

Hans Rudolf Trüeb, Partner

Walker Eisenbraun
 

Kevin R. McAlpin, Attorney

Weil, Gotshal & Manges
 

Ellen J. Odoner, Partner

Wells Marble & Hurst
 

Kenna L. Mansfield, Jr., Attorney

Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell
 

Michael T. Williams, Partner

Wiley Price & Radulovich
 

Nicole J. Owren-Wiest, Partner

Wiley Rein
 

Scott M. McCaleb, Partner 

Williams & Connolly
 

Douglas R. Marvin, Partner 
F. Whitten Peters, Partner 

Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker
 

Thomas R. Manisero, Partner 

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
 

Boris Feldman, Partner

Winston & Strawn
 

Barry J. Hart, Partner

Winthrop & Weinstine
 

Dean D. Willer, Shareholder

Womble Carlyle
  Dean Wayne Rutley, Partner
Yetter Coleman
 

R. Paul Yetter, Partner

Zashin & Rich
 

Stephen S. Zashin, Attorney