The Best Lawyers in America is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. For the 2021 edition, The publication’s 27th edition spotlights the top 6% of private practicing attorneys in the U.S., and is based on more than 8 million peer evaluations. This newest edition recognizes over 65,000 lawyers across 147 different practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed in The Best Lawyers in America.
The following Lieff Cabraser attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021: Donald Arbitblit, William Bernstein, Kenneth Byrd, Elizabeth Cabraser, Lin Chan, Mark Chalos, Kelly Dermody, Nimish Desai, Paulina do Amaral, Eric Fastiff, Steven Fineman, Wendy Fleishman, Rachel Geman, Brendan Glackin, Lexi Hazam, Richard Heimann, Daniel Hutchinson, Robert Lieff, Sarah London, Kelly McNabb, Robert Nelson, Jonathan Selbin, Anne Shaver, Michael Sobol, and Fabrice Vincent.
Best Lawyers has also inaugurated a new tier of award, “Ones to Watch,” recognizing attorneys “earlier in their careers” for outstanding professional excellence. We are happy to announce that the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers’ “Ones to Watch” includes Lieff Cabraser attorneys Sean Petterson, Kevin Budner, Melissa Gardner, and Tiseme Zegeye.