BASF Members Named Lawdragon’s 2023 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers
The following BASF members are selected as 2023 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers by Lawdragon: Christopher T. Heffelfinger, Nicole Lavallee, Kristin J. Moody, Todd Seaver, and Joseph J. Tabacco, Jr, all of Berman Tabacco; Hsiao C. Mao and Maxwell V. Pritt, both of Boies Schiller & Flexner; Rafey S. Balabanian, Edelson PC; Katherine Lubin Benson, Elizabeth Cabraser, Lin Chan, Nimish Desai, Eric Fastiff, Brendan Glackin, Dean Harvey, Lexi Hazam, Bruce Leppla, Robert Nelson, David Rudolph, and Michael Sobol, all of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein; Aelish M. Baig, Willow Radcliffe, and Shawn Williams, all of Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd; and Joseph Saveri and Steven N. Williams, both of Saveri Law Firm.
James L. Day Named Among “Top IP Lawyers” in California by the Daily Journal
BASF member James L. Day, Jr., Farella Braun + Martel, was named one of the “Top Intellectual Property Lawyers” in California for 2023 by the Daily Journal. Head of Farella’s Patent Office Litigation practice, Jim is focused on solving complex IP disputes for major technology clients in federal courts and before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).
Melissa H. Boyd Named Among National Association of Women Lawyers’ (NAWL) Rising List
BASF member Melissa H. Boyd, Cooley, was recognized in NAWL’s Rising List. The list recognizes individuals advancing in their careers, helping others advance in their careers, and/or fighting to advance women under the law.
Farella Braun + Martel Recognized Among 2023 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area
BASF Leaders Circle Firm Farella Braun + Martel was recognized among the 2023 Best Places to Work by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal. The list honors Bay Area companies that stand out for having exceptional workplaces that their employees value highly. They earned a #1 ranking in the large company category (200-499 employees) for the third year in a row.
Alessandra Love Simons Honored Top Women in Dealmaking 2023
BASF member Alessandra Love Simons, Goodwin, was honored among Top Women in Dealmaking by The Deal’s. The 2023 list identifies attorneys who have displayed excellence in their respective legal fields including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity, restructuring and activist investing.
BASF Members Received JD Supra’s 2023 Readers Choice Awards
BASF members Cydney Posner, Cooley, received JD Supra’s 2023 Readers Choice Award in Securities, and Sophia Castillo, Downey Brand, was recognized in Food & Beverage. The list honors from that mix 303 thought leaders for achieving the highest visibility and engagement among readers for their particular expertise.