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The Best Lawyers in America™ 2024 names 395 Jones Day lawyers across 69 practice areas

The 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America™ has named 395 Jones Day lawyers across 69 different areas of practice spanning the Firm's 18 U.S. offices. Sixty lawyers were named to the list for the first time, and 125 lawyers across 34 different practice areas were named Ones To Watch. In addition, these 14 Jones Day lawyers were named Lawyers of the Year in their jurisdictions and areas of practice:

  • Denise A. Carkhuff - Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law; Cleveland
  • David B. Cochran - Litigation - Intellectual Property; Cleveland
  • Roman E. Darmer - Litigation – Securities; Irvine
  • Laura E. Ellsworth - Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants; Pittsburgh
  • Geoffrey K. Gavin - Litigation – Patent; Atlanta
  • Calvin P. Griffith - Litigation - Patent; Cleveland
  • Brian K. Grube - Antitrust Law; Cleveland
  • Charles W. Hardin, Jr. - Corporate Law; Cleveland
  • Ann T. Hollenbeck - Health Care Law; Detroit
  • Elizabeth P. Kessler - Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants; Columbus
  • Michael J. McConnell - Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy); Atlanta
  • Paul M. Pohl - Product Liability Litigation - Defendants; Pittsburgh
  • John M. Saada, Jr. - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships); Cleveland
  • Stephen G. Sozio - Health Care Law; Cleveland

Best Lawyers® compiles its listings at the conclusion of a months-long peer-review process, during which their researchers ask leading attorneys from specific practice areas and geographic regions about the professional abilities of their colleagues.

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,400 lawyers in 40 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.