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Morrison & Foerster Recognized in Chambers USA 2021

20 May 2021

Morrison & Foerster has received a number of notable recognitions in the 2021 edition of Chambers USA, including 46 practice area rankings and 86 individual recognitions across the publication’s USA Nationwide, California, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, and New York categories.

Of the 46 practice area rankings, the firm received six Band 1 recognitions, including: USA – Nationwide Government Contracts; USA – Nationwide Privacy & Data Security; California Corporate/M&A: Deals in Asia; California Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution; California Technology: Transactions; and New York Outsourcing. These top-tier rankings speak to the firm’s technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, diligence, and commercial astuteness.

Additionally, eleven lawyers received the highest band ranking specific to their practice area and jurisdiction. Partners Brian Busey and Rick Fischer have been listed as Senior Statespeople for their strong client relationships and continued value to their practices. We congratulate all of our ranked lawyers, including the below individuals who were recognized with Band 1 rankings this year:

  • Charles Comey, California Corporate/M&A Deals in Asia
  • Charles Duross, USA – Nationwide FCPA
  • Jordan Eth, California Litigation: Securities
  • Vivian L. Hanson, New York Outsourcing
  • Michael A. Jacobs, California Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation
  • David Lynn, USA – Nationwide Securities: Regulation: Advisory
  • Deanne Maynard, USA – Nationwide Appellate Law
  • Kevin Mullen, USA – Nationwide Government Contracts
  • Tessa Schwartz, California Technology: Transactions
  • William Schwartz, California Technology: Transactions
  • Miriam Wugmeister, USA – Nationwide Privacy & Data Security

Morrison & Foerster’s offices in the United States provide legal and strategic counsel to the companies and entrepreneurs transforming technology and our global economy. Anchored in the U.S. markets where business, technology, and finance converge, we are counsel to many of the most innovative and successful companies, institutions, and government organizations. Our work spans both traditional and nascent sectors where our counsel is redefining legal service and helping our clients reshape industries.

To view the complete list of Morrison & Foerster’s rankings in the 2021 edition of Chambers USA, please visit the publication’s website.



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