The 2016 Elite Trial Lawyer Recipients

Below were the recipients of the 2016 Elite Trial Lawyers who were honored in New York City in December 2016.

The 2016 Elite Trial Lawyers included two components: (i) a list of the 50 firms with the largest total recoveries over the 12-month period between July 1, 2015, and July 1, 2016, compiled by ALM’s VerdictSearch; and (ii) a separate list of 35 firms recognized as performing creative and significant work on the plaintiffs side in 9 separate categories.

2016 Category Winners

Employment
Schlichter Bogard & Denton
Employment
The Buzbee Law Firm
Financial Institutions
Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman
Financial Institutions
Korein Tillery
Financial Institutions
Reid Collins & Tsai
Financial Institutions
Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann
Medical Devices
Kline & Specter
Medical Devices
Motley Rice
Medical Devices
Simmons Hanly Conroy
Medical Devices
The Lanier Law Firm
Pharmaceuticals
Arnold & Itkin
Pharmaceuticals
Kanner & Whiteley
Pharmaceuticals
Susman Godfrey
Products Liability
Beasley Allen Law Firm
Products Liability
Gordon & Doner
Products Liability
Hilliard Muñoz Gonzales
Products Liability
Robinson Calcagnie
Securities
Grant & Eisenhofer
Securities
Labaton Sucharow
Securities
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd
Special Litigation (Environmental)
Berger & Montague
Special Litigation (Environmental)
Girardi | Keese
Special Litigation (Environmental)
Levin Papantonio

2016 Largest Total Recovery Winners

Alexander Law Group, LLP Arnold & Itkin LLP Bailey & Glasser, LLP Baker & Hostetler LLP Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C.
Beckmen Law Bernadette Panzella, P.C. Block O’Toole & Murphy, LLP Caldwell Cassady & Curry Crane Flores, LLP
Dorta & Ortega PA Ernest Cannon & Associates Fish & Richardson Gary A. Dordick, A Law Corporation Gordon & Doner P.A.
Greenberg Traurig Gruber Hurst Elrod Johansen Hail Shank, LLP Irell & Manella LLP Jones Day Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Kline & Specter Lanier Law Firm Law Office of Michael G. O’Neill Law Office of T. John Ward Jr. Law Offices of Frank L. Branson P.C.
Law Offices of James J. McCrorie, P.C. Morris, Haynes, Hornsby & Wheeles Neblett, Beard & Arsenault Niro McAndrews, LLC Onder, Shelton, O’Leary & Peterson, LLC
Panish Shea & Boyle LLP Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth Pillsbury Winthrop Powers Law PPGMR Law, PLLC
Simmons Hanly Conroy Smith Law Firm, PLLC Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C. Susan M. Karten & Associates, LLP The Alvarez Law Firm
The Buzbee Law Firm The Hall Law Firm The Law Offices of Fidel Rodriguez Jr. Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys Tom Rhodes Law Firm P.C.
Werner Ayers, L.L.P. Wigington Rumley Dunn & Blair Winston & Strawn LLP Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLC Woods & Aitken LLP

2016 Largest Total Recovery Winners

Alexander Law Group, LLP
Arnold & Itkin LLP
Bailey & Glasser, LLP
Baker & Hostetler LLP
Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C.
Beckmen Law
Bernadette Panzella, P.C.
Block O’Toole & Murphy, LLP
Caldwell Cassady & Curry
Crane Flores, LLP
Dorta & Ortega PA
Ernest Cannon & Associates
Fish & Richardson
Gary A. Dordick, A Law Corporation
Gordon & Doner P.A.
Greenberg Traurig
Gruber Hurst Elrod Johansen Hail Shank, LLP
Irell & Manella LLP
Jones Day
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Kline & Specter
Lanier Law Firm
Law Office of Michael G. O’Neill
Law Office of T. John Ward Jr.
Law Offices of Frank L. Branson P.C.
Law Offices of James J. McCrorie, P.C.
Morris, Haynes, Hornsby & Wheeles
Neblett, Beard & Arsenault
Niro McAndrews, LLC
Onder, Shelton, O’Leary & Peterson, LLC
Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth
Pillsbury Winthrop
Powers Law
PPGMR Law, PLLC
Simmons Hanly Conroy
Smith Law Firm, PLLC
Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C.
Susan M. Karten & Associates, LLP
The Alvarez Law Firm
The Buzbee Law Firm
The Hall Law Firm
The Law Offices of Fidel Rodriguez Jr.
Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys
Tom Rhodes Law Firm P.C.
Werner Ayers, L.L.P.
Wigington Rumley Dunn & Blair
Winston & Strawn LLP
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLC
Woods & Aitken LLP