MoFo News Item

Euromoney Honors Barbara Mendelson as Best in Financial Regulation at 2017 Americas Women in Business Law Awards

09 Jun 2017

New York partner Barbara Mendelson won the Best in Financial Regulation award at the 2017 Euromoney Americas Women in Business Law Awards, held in New York City on June 8.

Ms. Mendelson is a distinguished banking lawyer who, for more than 30 years, has represented international banks and their affiliates in their U.S. operations and has been instrumental in helping them expand their U.S. footprint. She excels in understanding her clients’ businesses and helping them negotiate the U.S. regulatory environment.

Now in its sixth year, the Women in Business Law Awards recognize outstanding lawyers and in-house teams in 28 categories.

In addition, five other MoFo partners were finalists in six categories:

  • Best in Capital Markets: New York partner Anna Pinedo
  • Best in Financial Regulation: Washington, D.C. partner Obrea Poindexter
  • Best in Structured Finance: New York partner Anna Pinedo
  • Best in Technology: New York partner Vivian Hanson
  • Rising Star: Corporate: Palo Alto partner Sara Terheggen
  • Rising Star: Corporate: Washington, D.C. partner Lauren Bellerjeau 


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