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Our firm, its practices, departments and lawyers receive frequent recognition, ranking us among the world’s best in industry surveys and major publications. We are proud of these honors and believe that they demonstrate the breadth, depth and excellence of Gibson Dunn. We invite you to browse recent news involving our firm.

Chambers and Partners Names Gibson Dunn as Labor and Employment Law Firm of the Year

At the 2022 Chambers USA Awards, Chambers and Partners named Gibson Dunn as the Labor and Employment Law Firm of the Year.

May 26, 2022

Gibson Dunn’s International Arbitration Practice Recognized in 2022 GAR 30

Global Arbitration Review ranked Gibson Dunn among the 2022 GAR 30, its annual guide to the world’s top 30 arbitration practices.

May 24, 2022

Daily Journal Names Theane Evangelis and Debra Wong Yang Among 2022 Top Women Lawyers in California

The Daily Journal named Los Angeles partners Theane Evangelis and Debra Wong Yang to its 2022 list of Top Women Lawyers, which “annually recognizes California women lawyers doing path breaking work on the highest stakes cases and deals.”

May 18, 2022

Barbara Becker and Saee Muzumdar Named Among Top Women in Dealmaking 2022

The Deal named Managing Partner Barbara Becker and New York partner Saee Muzumdar to its annual Top Women in Dealmaking list, which “honors exemplary women in the legal profession” and “identifies attorneys who have displayed excellence in their respective legal fields including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity, restructuring and activist investing.”

May 16, 2022

Gibson Dunn Named Among Top Commercial Law Firms in Germany 2022

The German magazine brand eins recognized Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt and Munich offices in its special issue brand eins/thema among the best commercial law firms in Germany.

May 16, 2022

Theane Evangelis and Kevin Masuda Named Among Top 100 Lawyers in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Business Journal named Los Angeles partners Theane Evangelis and Kevin Masuda to its annual list of the Top 100 Lawyers in Los Angeles.

May 16, 2022

Who’s Who Legal France 2022 Recognizes Gibson Dunn Partners

Who’s Who Legal France 2022 recognized three Gibson Dunn Paris partners in their respective fields.

May 9, 2022

Gibson Dunn Ranked in Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2022

The 2022 edition of Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific has ranked Gibson Dunn in four categories and recognized three partners as Litigation Stars.

May 9, 2022

Three Who’s Who Legal 2022 Guides Recognize 13 Gibson Dunn Partners

Thirteen Gibson Dunn partners were recognized in the Who’s Who Legal 2022 M&A and Governance, Who’s Who Legal 2022 Project Finance, and Who’s Who Legal 2022 Product Liability Defence guides.

May 4, 2022

Julian W. Poon Inducted into the California Academy of Appellate Lawyers

Los Angeles partner Julian W. Poon was recently inducted into the California Academy of Appellate Lawyers (, “an election-only organization devoted to excellence in appellate practice,” consisting of approximately 100 members.

May 3, 2022

India Business Law Journal Names Jai Pathak to 2022 International A-List

India Business Law Journal has named Singapore partner Jai Pathak to its 2022 International A-List, featuring the “top 100 foreign lawyers for India-related matters.”

April 27, 2022

Eight Partners Named to Variety’s 2022 Legal Impact Report

Variety has named Century City partners Scott Edelman and Steve Tsoneff, Los Angeles partners Kevin Masuda, Benyamin Ross, and Ilissa Samplin, New York partners Brian Ascher and Orin Snyder, and Orange County partner Michelle Gourley to its 2022 Legal Impact Report.

April 21, 2022

Wayne Barsky Named 2022 Top Intellectual Property Lawyer

The Daily Journal named Century City partner Wayne Barsky among its 2022 Top Intellectual Property Lawyers.

April 21, 2022

Debra Wong Yang Named Among Los Angeles’ 2022 Most Influential Women Attorneys

The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Los Angeles partner Debra Wong Yang in its 2022 Women Of Influence: Attorneys list.

April 21, 2022

Jason Goldstein Named an Outstanding Restructuring Lawyer

Turnarounds & Workouts named New York partner Jason Goldstein to its Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyers list.

April 21, 2022

Best Lawyers in Singapore 2023 Recognizes Six Gibson Dunn Partners

Best Lawyers in Singapore 2023 has recognized six Gibson Dunn partners as leading lawyers.

April 14, 2022

Gibson Dunn Ranked in Legal 500 EMEA 2022

The Legal 500 EMEA 2022 has recommended Gibson Dunn in 22 categories in Belgium, France, Germany and UAE.

April 12, 2022

Lauren Cook Jackson Named to Emerging Women Leaders in Law

Washington, D.C. counsel Lauren Cook Jackson was named to DCA Live’s Emerging Women Leaders in Law list, which honors “great women attorneys in the Washington region who are emerging as leaders within their firms and the broader DC legal community.”

April 11, 2022

Gibson Dunn Wins Impact Case Award in Managing IP Americas Awards 2022

Managing IP recognized Gibson Dunn with an Impact Case award at its Americas Awards 2022 for United States v Arthrex - in which Gibson Dunn represented Athrex.

April 8, 2022

Ashlie Beringer Named Among GDR’s Top Women in Data 2022

Global Data Review named Palo Alto partner Ashlie Beringer to its list of Women in Data 2022, which “spotlights women at the cutting edge of legislation, regulation and technology around the world.”

April 8, 2022