Nina M. Gussack, chair of Pepper’s nationally recognized pharmaceutical and medical device litigation practice, has been shortlisted for the 2016 Trial Lawyer of the Year and Product Liability Lawyer of the Year honors by Benchmark Litigation.
Benchmark Litigation is the only publication to focus exclusively on the litigation and disputes market in the United States. For nine years, the publication has served as a guide to the leading litigation firms and attorneys in in the U.S. The annual Benchmark Litigation US Awards shortlist nominees are selected based on research that includes extensive interviews with litigators and their clients to identify the best attorneys in their respective practice areas and states.
Other shortlisted nominees for Trial Lawyer of the Year include:
Elkan Abramowitz, Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello
Mike Brock, Kirkland & Ellis
Dane Butswinkas, Williams & Connolly
Evan Chesler, Cravath Swaine & Moore
Nicholas Gravante, Boies Schiller & Flexner
Joan Lukey, Choate Hall & Stewart
David Woll, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
Other attorneys shortlisted for Product Liability Lawyer of the Year include:
Arthur Brown, Kaye Scholer
Heidi Hubbard, Williams & Connolly
Leslie Smith, Kirkland & Ellis
The awards will be presented on February 11, 2016 at Essex House in New York.