Are you a Super Lawyers or Rising Stars selectee from a business-related practice area looking to reach a massive ready-to-hire audience? Interested in another opportunity to leverage this distinction in front of 55,000 CEOs, presidents and business owners?
The 2014 Super Lawyers Business Edition is here! This annual publication includes exceptional attorneys from over 9,000 firms who have mastered their skills in five different business-related practice areas: Business & Transactions; Construction, Real Estate and Environmental; Employment; Intellectual Property; and Business Litigation.
Super Lawyers is perhaps most well-known for our lists, rating attorneys in each state using our patented selection process. But an important part of Super Lawyers is our editorial team, whose hard work regularly produces top-notch features on our selected attorneys, which are included in each issue of Super Lawyers Magazine. Earlier this year, we told you about two awards for which we were considered, and we're thrilled to announce that we've recently received two more.
It's that time of year again: The 2013 Super Lawyers Business Edition is here! This annual publication includes exceptional attorneys from over 8,500 firms who have mastered their skills in five different business-related practice areas: Business & Transactions; Construction, Real Estate and Environmental; Employment; Intellectual Property; and Business Litigation.
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Super Lawyers Business Edition is now available digitally, via app and in print. The new issue--an annual reference tool for general counsel and executives--features a comprehensive list of attorneys in business-related practice areas, which are divided into five practice groups: business and transactional work; construction, real estate and environmental; employment; intellectual property; and business litigation. Each attorney listed in this edition was previously honored in 2011 state or regional Super Lawyers lists for accomplishments that include a record of excellence in the practice of law, peer recognition and professional achievement.
On Monday, News Corp. announced its new general counsel, Gerson Zweifach, whose position in Rupert Murdoch's media company will be effective Feb. 1, 2012. Zweifach, a partner at D.C.'s Williams & Connolly, has a robust practice, covering antitrust and securities matters, as well as media and first amendment cases. He has been selected to the Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers list since 2007.
For the July/August 2010 issue of Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition, we spoke with Erika Rottenberg--the general counsel, vice president and secretary of LinkedIn Corp., which launched in 2003, gaining 4,500 members within its first month. Professionals now join the networking site at a rate of more than two members per second, and, as of Nov. 3rd, the site's membership had risen to more than 135 million members around the globe. In this excerpt, Rottenberg talks about the importance of connections in her own career: