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Jones Day named Law Firm of the Year by Legal Intelligencer

Jones Day was named Law Firm of the Year at The Legal Intelligencer's Professional Excellence Awards program on June 24. Each year, the Awards honor law firms and lawyers in Pennsylvania who have made a significant, positive impact on the legal profession. The Firm was selected the winner from a field of finalists for its excellent breadth of work during 2020, and was recognized for its mentorship, for its responsiveness to the COVID-19 pandemic, both within the Firm and with other organizations, and for other client successes.

Four lawyers from the Firm's Pittsburgh Office also received Professional Excellence Awards from The Legal Intelligencer, in the Distinguished Leaders, Best Law Firm Mentors, Most Effective Dealmakers, and Lawyers on the Fast Track categories.

In all, Jones Day earned these five recognitions:

  • Law Firm of the Year
  • Distinguished Leaders – Rebekah (Becky) Byers Kcehowski
  • Best Law Firm Mentors – Margaret (Meg) C. Gleason
  • Most Effective Dealmakers – David (Dave) Grubman
  • Lawyers on the Fast Track – Diana Y. Defino
Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers in 42 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.