Benchmark Litigation, “the definitive guide to litigation firms and attorneys in the United States,” has announced this year’s Benchmark 40 & Under Hot List. The list highlights lawyers who are standouts among the top young talent in their respective litigation communities in the United States and Canada. Six Lieff Cabraser partners, Katherine L. Benson, Nimish R. Desai, Sarah R. London, Phong-Chau G. Nguyen, and Anne B. Shaver from the firm’s San Francisco office, and Annika K. Martin from the firm’s New York office, have been selected for honors within this year’s list.
Benchmark’s 40 & Under Hot List spotlights “the best and brightest law firm partners” in the nation. Individuals named to Benchmark’s exclusive list are ambitious and accomplished lawyers who frequently handle major cases – many of which are high-stakes and precedent-setting. The 2020 honorees are diverse and enthusiastic, ready to take the reins from previous generations. They are able to adapt to rapidly changing times in addition to juggling their flourishing careers and personal lives, and all while staying on top of their industry.
Congratulations to the 2020 Benchmark 40 & Under Hot List honorees!
About Lieff Cabraser
Lieff Cabraser is a 100-attorney law firm founded in 1972 with offices in San Francisco, New York, Nashville, and Munich. We have a diversified complex and class litigation practice, representing plaintiffs in personal injury/mass tort, securities/financial fraud, employment, product defect, consumer protection, antitrust, environmental and toxic exposures, False Claims Act, digital privacy and data security, and human rights.
Our practice has an extraordinary rate of success, recovering for our clients over $124 billion in verdicts and settlements. 26 cases have been resolved for over $1 billion; another 68 have verdicts or settlements at or over $100 million. Our clients include individuals, classes and groups of people, businesses, and public and private entities. We have served as court-appointed plaintiffs’ lead or class counsel in state and federal coordinated, multi-district, and complex litigation matters throughout the United States.