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Best Lawyers Names Elizabeth Cabraser, Richard Heimann, and Steven Fineman As Lawyers Of The Year

Best Lawyers Names Elizabeth Cabraser, Richard Heimann, and Steven Fineman As Lawyers Of The Year

The Best Lawyers in America, a legal peer-review publication, has announced its 2016 listing of outstanding lawyers nationwide, including 18 Lieff Cabraser attorneys. In addition, three of our attorneys – Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Richard M. Heimann, and Steven E. Fineman – received metropolitan “Lawyer of the Year” awards from Best Lawyers. Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community receives this honor.

Our 2016 Best Lawyers attorneys and the respective categories that they were recognized in are:

San Francisco

  • Donald C. Arbitblit “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs” and “Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs”
  • William Bernstein “Litigation – Antitrust”
  • Elizabeth J. Cabraser “San Francisco Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year,” “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs,” “Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs,” and “Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs”
  • Kelly M. Dermody “Employment Law – Individuals” and “Litigation – Labor and Employment”
  • Nimish R. Desai “Qui Tam Law”
  • Eric B. Fastiff “Litigation – Antitrust”
  • Lexi J. Hazam “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs” and “Qui Tam Law”
  • Richard M. Heimann “San Francisco Litigation – Securities Lawyer of the Year,” “Bet the Company Litigation,” “Litigation – Antitrust,” “Litigation – Securities,” and “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs”
  • Joy A. Kruse “Litigation – Securities”
  • Robert L. Lieff “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs”
  • Robert J. Nelson “Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs” and “Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs”
  • Michael W. Sobol “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs” and “Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs”
  • Fabrice N. Vincent “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs” and “Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs”

New York

  • Steven E. Fineman “New York City Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year” and “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs”
  • Rachel Geman “Employment Law – Individuals”
  • Jonathan D. Selbin “Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs”

Nashville

  • Mark P. Chalos “Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs”