October 07, 2018
Weil won three awards at the New York Law Journal’s 2018 Professional Excellence Awards. Partner Marcia Goldstein received a Lifetime Achievement Award and partner Kelly DiBlasi was named a Rising Star. Additionally, Weil was named the 2018 Class Action Litigation Department of the Year.
The profile of Ms. Goldstein, written by Weil partner Ronit Berkovich, highlights her as a trailblazer for and champion of women in law, noting Ms. Goldstein’s career boasting a litany of landmark cases and turnarounds that have become touchstones of the restructuring bar, including those of WorldCom, MF Global, Parmalat, Takata, Washington Mutual, AIG and more.
The profile of Ms. DiBlasi noted her accomplishments as a partner in one of the industry’s top restructuring practices, as well as her leadership in the legal community and commitment to pro bono service.
The profile highlighting Weil’s Class Action Litigation Department of the Year win touches on a number of recent achievements in an array of complex cases, as well as the Firm’s depth of talent and commitment to training the next generation of trial lawyers as important drivers of that record of success.