2015 NLJ Trailblazers 121415
 

HONOREES

Energy/
Environmental


BAKER BOTTS LLP
Bill Kroger

BATTELLE
Linda Guinn Montgomery

CHADBOURNE & PARKE LLP
Andrew C. Coronios
Keith Martin

COOLEY LLP
Steven M. Strauss

CROWELL & MORING LLP
Governor David Freudenthal
Kyle W. Parker

DENTONS
Clinton A. Vince
Nicholas C. Yost

DICKINSON WRIGHT PLLC
Ken Hodson
Anna Maiuri

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
INSTITUTE
Scott Fulton

EXXONMOBIL
Jack Balagia

GARDERE WYNNE SEWELL LLP
Frances E. Phillips

GIBSON DUNN
Daniel W. Nelson
Andrea E. Neuman
William S. Scherman
Peter E. Seley

GREENBERG TRAURIG
Kerri L. Barsh
David B. Mandelbaum

HINSHAW & CULBERTSON LLP
Dana B. Mehlman

HOGAN LOVELLS
Amy C. Roma

HOLLAND & HART LLP
Garrison W. Kaufman

HUNTON & WILLIAMS LLP
F. William Brownell

JACKSON WALKER LLP
Michael J. Nasi

KATTEN MUCHIN
ROSENMAN LLP
Charles H. Knauss

KAYE SCHOLER LLP
Madeleine Tan

LATHAM & WATKINS LLP
Kirk A. Davenport II
Christopher W. Garrett
Robert A. Wyman, Jr.

LATHROP & GAGE LLP
William G. Beck
Jessica E. Merrigan

MAYER BROWN
Timothy S. Bishop

MCGUIREWOODS LLP
Russell W. Sullivan

MORRIS, MANNING &
MARTIN, LLP
Bradley J. Nowak

MORRISON & FOERSTER LLP
Peter Hsiao

NOSSAMAN LLP
John J. Flynn III

PIERCE ATWOOD LLP
Julia Weller
Ruta Kalvaitis Skucas

SHOOK, HARDY &
BACON LLP
Tristan L. Duncan

SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP
Eugene R. Elrod
Roger R. Martella Jr.

SQUIRE PATTON BOGGS
Peter W. Culp

STOEL RIVES LLP
Andrew P. Moratzka

TAFT STETTINIUS &
HOLLISTER LLP
Thomas A. Barnard
Kim K. Burke

TROUTMAN SANDERS LLP
Brooks M. Smith

VINSON & ELKINS LLP
Carol E. Dinkins
James D. Thompson, III
Marie R. Yeates

WILMERHALE
Ken Salazar


LITIGATION

ARNOLD & PORTER LLP
Robert Alan Garrett

BAKERHOSTETLER
Karin Scholz Jenson

BALLARD SPAHR LLP
Alan S. Kaplinsky

BUCHANAN INGERSOLL &
ROONEY PC
Jack M. Stover

CAHILL GORDON &
REINDEL LLP
Joel Kurtzberg

CRAVATH, SWAINE &
MOORE LLP
Sandra C. Goldstein

CROWELL & MORING LLP
Gregory D. Call

DAVIS WRIGHT TREMAINE LLP
Emilio G. Gonzalez

DEBEVOISE & PLIMPTON LLP
David W. Rivkin

DLA PIPER
Amor Esteban

FAEGRE BAKER DANIELS LLP
Joseph M. Price

FISH & RICHARDSON
Ann N. Cathcart Chaplin
Jonathan E. Singer

FREEBORN & PETERS LLP
Joseph T. McCullough IV

GIBSON DUNN
Theodore J. Boutrous Jr.

GREENBERG TRAURIG LLP
Barry Richard

HAUSFELD
Hilary K. Scherrer

HAYNES & BOONE
Scott Baker

HOGAN LOVELLS
Neal Katyal

HOLWELL SHUSTER &
GOLDBERG LLP
Richard J. Holwell

IFRAH LAW
Jeff Ifrah

JACKSON LEWIS
Vincent A. Cino

KASOWITZ BENSON TORRES &
FRIEDMAN LLP
Marc E. Kasowitz
Hector Torres

KATTEN MUCHIN ROSENMAN LLP
Stacey McKee Knight

KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP
Michael W. McConnell
John C. O’Quinn

KOBRE & KIM LLP
Matthew I. Menchel

THE LANIER LAW FIRM
W. Mark Lanier

LATHROP & GAGE LLP
Greer S. Lang

LITTLER MENDELSON P.C.
Scott A. Forman

MAYER BROWN
Andrew J. Pincus

MCDERMOTT WILL & EMERY
Sarah Chapin Columbia

MCGUIREWOODS LLP
Ronald G. Franklin

MORRISON & FOERSTER LLP
Grant J. Esposito
Rachel Krevans

NORTON ROSE FULBRIGHT LLP
R. Jeffrey Layne

NOSSAMAN LLP
Joan M. Cotkin

PAUL WEISS LLP
Theodore V. Wells Jr.

QUINN EMANUEL
URQUHART & SULLIVAN LLP
Philippe Z. Selendy

QUISLEX
Sirisha Gummaregula

REED SMITH LLP
John P. Hooper

ROBINS KAPLAN LLP
Roman M. Silberfeld

SHEPPARD MULLIN
Kevin R. Puvalowski

SHOOK HARDY & BACON LLP
Paul A. Williams

SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP
Carter G. Phillips

STERNE KESSLER
GOLDSTEIN FOX P.L.L.C.
Eldora L. Ellison, Ph.D.

SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP
Robert J. Giuffra, Jr.

UPCHURCH WATSON WHITE &
MAX
Lawrence H. Kolin

WEIL, GOTSHAL & MANGES LLP
R. Bruce Rich

WEINBERG WHEELER HUDGINS
GUNN & DIAL, LLC
Earl W. Gunn

WINSTON & STRAWN LLP
Jeffrey L. Kessler


WHITE COLLAR

ARNOLD & PORTER LLP
Marcus A. Asner

BAKER BOTTS LLP
Michael S. Goldberg

BLANK ROME LLP
Shawn M. Wright

BRACEWELL & GIULIANI LLP
Marc L. Mukasey

BROWN RUDNICK LLP
Stephen A. Best

BUCKLEYSANDLER LLP
David S. Krakoff

CADWALADER WICKERSHAM &
TAFT LLP
Kenneth L. Wainstein

CHOATE HALL & STEWART LLP
Melissa Bayer Tearney

CLIFFORD CHANCE
David Dibari

COOLEY LLP
Stephen C. Neal

COVINGTON & BURLING LLP
Mythili Raman

CROWELL & MORING LLP
Janet Levine

DEBEVOISE & PLIMPTON LLP
Bruce E. Yannett

DECHERT LLP
Andrew J. Levander

DLA PIPER
John M. Hillebrecht

FISH & RICHARDSON
William B. Mateja

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP
Robert W. Ray

FREEBORN & PETERS LLP
Neal H. Levin

GIBSON DUNN
F. Joseph Warin

GOODWIN PROCTER LLP
Grant P. Fondo

GRAVES GARRETT LLC
Todd P. Graves

GREENBERG TRAURIG LLP
Mark P. Schnapp

HILDER & ASSOCIATES P.C.
Philip H. Hilder

HINSHAW & CULBERTSON LLP
Sergio E. Acosta

HUNTON & WILLIAMS LLP
Timothy J. Heaphy

JENNER & BLOCK
Jessie K. Liu

JONES WALKER LLP
Michael W. Magner

KASOWITZ BENSON TORRES &
FRIEDMAN LLP
Daniel J. Fetterman

KEKER & VAN NEST LLP
John W. Keker

KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP
Michael J. Garcia

KOBRE & KIM LLP
Eric B. Bruce

KOHN, KOHN & COLAPINTO LLP
Stephen M. Kohn

KRAMER LEVIN NAFTALIS &
FRANKEL LLP
Gary P. Naftalis

LOCKE LORD LLP
Stephen G. Huggard

MALLON & MCCOOL
Steven J. McCool

MARKUS / MOSS PLLC
David Oscar Markus

MILES STOCKBRIDGE P.C.
William R. (“Billy”) Martin

MORVILLO ABRAMOWITZ
GRAND IASON & ANELLO PC
Elkan Abramowitz

QUINN EMANUEL URQUHART &
SULLIVAN LLP
Juan P. Morillo

RICHARDS KIBBE & ORBE LLP
David B. Massey

SCHERTLER & ONORATO LLP
Danny Onorato

SHEPPARD MULLIN
Kevin R. Puvalowski

SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP
Mark D. Hopson

SKADDEN, ARPS, SLATE,
MEAGHER & FLOM LLP
Richard Marmaro

STEPTOE & JOHNSON LLP
Reid H. Weingarten

SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP
Karen Patton Seymour

VERDI & OGLETREE PLLC
Kerry Brainard Verdi

WEIL, GOTSHAL & MANGES LLP
Steven A. Tyrrell

WILLIAMS & CONNOLLY LLP
Robert M. Cary

WINSTON & STRAWN LLP
Dan K. Webb


M & A

ARNOLD & PORTER LLP
Richard L. Rosen

AXINN, VELTROP &
HARKRIDER LLP
Richard Dagen

BOIES, SCHILLER &
FLEXNER LLP
William A. Isaacson

BUCHANAN INGERSOLL &
ROONEY PC
Steven E. Bizar

CLEARY GOTTLIEB STEEN &
HAMILTON LLP
Brian Byrne
George S. Cary

CRAVATH, SWAINE &
MOORE LLP
Scott A. Barshay

CROWELL & MORING LLP
Kent A. Gardiner
Daniel A. Sasse
Wm. Randolph Smith

DAVIS POLK
Jon Leibowitz

DECHERT LLP
Paul T. Denis

FREEBORN & PETERS LLP
Jill C. Anderson
Jeffery M. Cross
David C. Gustman

FRIED FRANK
Philip Richter

GIBSON DUNN
Eduardo Gallardo
M. Sean Royall
Joshua H. Soven

HAUSFELD
Brent W. Landau

HOGAN LOVELLS
Logan M. Breed
Kathryn Hellings

HUNTON & WILLIAMS LLP
T. Justin Moore III

JAMS
Ronald Ravikoff

JENNER & BLOCK
Joseph P. Gromacki

JONES DAY
Joe Sims

JOSEPH SAVERI LAW FIRM
Joseph R. Saveri

KAYE SCHOLER LLP
Saul P. Morgenstern

KING & SPALDING
James M. Griffin

LATHAM & WATKINS LLP
M. Adel Aslani-Far
Bradley C. Faris
Charles K. Ruck

LOCKE LORD LLP
Bradley C. Weber

MAYER BROWN
Mark W. Ryan

MCGUIREWOODS LLP
Howard Feller

MORRISON & FOERSTER LLP
Roxann Henry

QUINN EMANUEL URQUHART
& SULLIVAN LLP
Stephen Neuwirth

ROBBINS GELLER RUDMAN &
DOWD LLP
Randall J. Baron
Patrick J. Coughlin
David W. Mitchell

ROBINS KAPLAN LLP
Hollis Salzman
K. Craig Wildfang

SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP
Thomas A. Cole

SKADDEN, ARPS, SLATE,
MEAGHER & FLOM LLP
Peter Allan Atkins
Charles W. Mulaney, Jr.
Eileen T. Nugent
Steven C. Sunshine

SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP
Francis J. Aquila
Daryl A. Libow

VENABLE LLP
J. Douglas Baldridge

VINSON & ELKINS LLP
Harry M. Reasoner

WEIL, GOTSHAL & MANGES LLP
Michael J. Aiello
Steven A. Newborn


REGULATORY
AND COMPLIANCE


AKIN GUMP STRAUSS
HAUER & FELD LLP
Suedeen G. Kelly
Thomas J. McCarthy

ARENT FOX LLP
Stanley H. Abramson

ARNOLD & PORTER LLP
Ian Dodds-Smith

BAKER & MCKENZIE
Bernard (Brian) L. Hengesbaugh
John P. Rowley III

BARRICK GOLD CORPORATION
Jonathan Drimmer

COVINGTON & BURLING LLP
Mark E. Plotkin

CRAVATH, SWAINE &
MOORE LLP
John W. White

DLA PIPER
Sheila Bair
Jim Halpert

GIBSON DUNN
Scott D. Hammond

HOGAN LOVELLS
Marcy Wilder

HOLLAND & KNIGHT LLP
John L. Brownlee
Anthony E. “Tony” DiResta

HUNTON & WILLIAMS LLP
Lisa J. Sotto

JENNER & BLOCK
Neil M. Barofsky
Mary Ellen Callahan

JONES DAY
Karen P. Hewitt
Stephen J. Obie

KELLEY DRYE
John J. Heitmann

KING & SPALDING
Christopher A. Wray

LOEB & LOEB LLP
Ieuan Jolly

LPL FINANCIAL
Emily Gordy

MAYER BROWN
Henry Hong Liu

MCDERMOTT WILL & EMERY
Obi Madubuko

MCGUIREWOODS LLP
Joseph K. Reid III

MITCHELL SILBERBERG
& KNUPP LLP
Susan Kohn Ross

MORRISON & FOERSTER LLP
Oliver I. Ireland

NOSSAMAN LLP
Linda J. Morgan
Kevin M. Sheys

ORRICK, HERRINGTON &
SUTCLIFFE LLP
Jonathan E. Lopez

ROBINS KAPLAN LLP
Kathleen K. Edmond

SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP
Susan L. Merrill

SQUIRE PATTON BOGGS
Samuel Rosenthal

STEPTOE & JOHNSON LLP
Stewart A. Baker

SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP
H. Rodgin Cohen

VENABLE LLP
Stuart P. Ingis
Jeffrey D. Knowles

VOLKOV LAW GROUP
Michael Volkov

WILEY REIN LLP
Alan H. Price

WILLKIE FARR &
GALLAGHER LLP
Michael R. Young

WILMERHALE
D. Reed Freeman Jr.
Jamie Gorelick

WINSTON & STRAWN LLP
Christine A. Edwards