Top Litigation Department of the Year Honors Awarded to New York Team

October 4, 2023
New York Law Journal
New York Law Journal selects Latham as its Litigation Department of the Year Winner for delivering one of its most impressive years to date.

Latham & Watkins has been recognized with the New York Law Journal’s esteemed title of 2023 Litigation Department of the Year winner in the General Litigation category as part of the New York Legal Awards, which are presented annually. The New York Legal Awards honor “those attorneys and judges who have made a remarkable difference in the legal profession in New York – whether in shaping the law, achieving outsized results for their clients, being an outstanding jurist or assisting those in need of legal services.”

As our published profile states, “Latham’s New York litigation department features practices across the board that could be elite law firms in their own right. Our litigators fiercely, creatively, and effectively advocate for clients at every stage of litigation in order to achieve the best business outcome, no matter the dispute, no matter the venue.” This award marks a record year of historic and precedent-setting victories across a variety of complex and cutting-edge legal disciplines including:

As previously announced, Latham’s New York office earned several accolades, including antitrust litigation partner and Co-Chair of Latham’s New York Litigation & Trial Department Katherine Rocco being named a rising star, and banking partner and Global Recruiting Committee Chair Michèle Penzer honored for her leadership on diversity initiatives.