January 10, 2017
Weil has won four Law360 “Practice Group of the Year” awards for 2016.
The Firm was honored for “landmark matters and general excellence” in the areas of:
- Business Finance & Restructuring
- Private Equity
Having received multiple awards, Weil is among the year’s most decorated firms. The Business Finance & Restructuring Department won “Practice Group of the Year” for the seventh straight year, making Weil the only firm recognized for its top Bankruptcy practice every year since the inception of the awards. It is also the second win in the last three years for the Private Equity practice.
These accolades follow Law360’s recent announcement of its 2016 MVPs, which included eight Weil partners: Michael Aiello in Mergers & Acquisitions; Corey Chivers in Capital Markets; Annemargaret Connolly in Environmental; Keith Flaum in Technology; Gary Holtzer in Bankruptcy; Jeffrey Osterman in Technology; Jonathan Polkes in Securities Litigation; and Diane Sullivan in Trials.
Law360 received more than 600 ”Practice Group the Year” submissions and selected winners across 34 practice areas and industries. The publication will be profiling winning practice groups on a rolling basis.