Best Lawyers 2017 – Cooley

Palo Alto – August 15, 2016 – One hundred and nine Cooley lawyers were recognized in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, a leading peer-review survey of the legal profession. Forty-five Cooley lawyers were recognized in multiple practices, including 30 who were recognized in three or more practices areas.

The following Cooley lawyers were also selected as 2017 Lawyers of the Year:

  • Frederick Baron – Litigation – Labor and Employment
  • Jim Brogan –  Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • John Dwyer – Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Sonya Erickson – Venture Capital Law
  • Jim Fulton – Venture Capital Law
  • Kenn Guernsey – Venture Capital Law
  • Robert Jones – Corporate Law
  • Mike Lincoln – Venture Capital Law
  • Jim Linfield – Corporate Law
  • Anthony Stiegler – Litigation – Patent

About Cooley LLP

Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters, and high-stakes litigation, where innovation meets the law.

Cooley has 900 lawyers across 12 offices in the United States, China and Europe.

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Frederick Baron Senior Counsel Palo Alto
John C. Dwyer Partner in Charge – Palo Alto Palo Alto
Sonya Erickson Partner Seattle
Jim Fulton Partner New York
Kenneth Guernsey Partner San Francisco, Palo Alto
Robert L. Jones Partner Palo Alto
Mike Lincoln Vice Chair Reston, Washington, DC
James Linfield Senior Counsel Colorado
Tony Stiegler Retired Partner San Diego
Jane Adams Partner San Diego
Orion Armon Partner Colorado
Michael Attanasio Litigation Department Chair San Diego
Celia Goldwag Barenholtz Retired Partner New York
Michael Basile Partner Washington, DC
Laura Berezin Partner Palo Alto
Barbara Borden Partner San Diego
Matt Browne Partner San Diego
Blain Butner Retired Partner Washington, DC
Lesse Castleberry Senior Counsel New York
Kay Chandler Partner San Diego
Bill Christiansen Partner Seattle
Tom Coll Partner San Diego
Joe Conroy Chairman and CEO New York
John Crittenden Retired Partner San Francisco
John Dado Partner Palo Alto, Los Angeles
Scott Dailard Partner San Diego, Washington, DC
Renee Deming Retired Partner Palo Alto
Michelle Doolin Partner San Diego
Robert Eisenbach Of Counsel San Francisco
Mike Faber Retired Partner San Francisco
John Feore Senior Counsel Washington, DC
Koji Fukumura Partner San Diego
Bill Galliani Senior Counsel Palo Alto, Los Angeles
Stephen Gardner Senior Counsel New York
Colleen Gillis Partner Reston
Lawrence Gottlieb Retired Partner New York
John Hale Partner Palo Alto
J.G. Harrington Special Counsel Washington, DC
Matthew Hemington Partner Palo Alto
Cathy Hershcopf Partner New York
C. Thomas Hopkins Partner in Charge – Los Angeles Los Angeles, San Diego
Jay Indyke Partner New York
Craig Jacoby Partner San Francisco
Eric Jensen Partner Palo Alto, San Francisco
Heidi Keefe Partner Palo Alto
J. Michael Kelly Senior Counsel San Francisco
Mike Klisch Partner Washington, DC
Barbara Kosacz Senior Counsel Palo Alto
Carol Laherty Partner Seattle
John Lavoie Partner in Charge – Reston Reston
Alan Levine Senior Counsel New York
Elizabeth Lewis Senior Counsel Washington, DC, Reston
Sam Livermore Senior Counsel San Francisco
Douglas P. Lobel Partner Reston
John Logan Special Counsel Washington, DC
Mark Looney Partner Reston
Andrew Lustig Partner Reston
Buff Miller Senior Counsel Palo Alto
Pat Mitchell Partner Boston, New York
Ann Mooney Partner San Francisco
Howard Morse Partner Washington, DC
Fred Muto Senior Counsel San Diego
Stephen Neal Chairman Emeritus Palo Alto
Kathleen Pakenham Business Department Chair New York
Susan Cooper Philpot Retired Partner San Francisco
Michael Platt Partner in Charge – Colorado Colorado
Anna Pope Retired Partner San Francisco
Marya Postner Partner Palo Alto
Steve Przesmicki Partner San Diego
Tom Reicher Senior Counsel San Francisco
Michael Rhodes Partner San Francisco
John Robertson Partner in Charge – Seattle Seattle
Adam Ruttenberg Partner Washington, DC, Reston
Marty Schenker Partner San Francisco
William Schwartz Partner New York
Michael Stern Retired Partner Palo Alto
Steve Strauss Partner San Diego
Mark Tanoury Partner Palo Alto
Gregory Tenhoff Partner Palo Alto
Michael Tuscan Partner in Charge – Washington, DC Washington, DC
Miguel J. Vega Partner Boston
Erich Veitenheimer Senior Counsel Washington, DC
Mark Weeks Partner Palo Alto
Francis Wheeler Partner Colorado
Mark Windfeld-Hansen Partner Palo Alto
David Wittenstein Partner Washington, DC
Nancy Wojtas Partner Palo Alto