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O’Melveny Highly Ranked in Benchmark Litigation US 2022

October 29, 2021


LOS ANGELES—October 29, 2021—O’Melveny earned top honors for nine of its practice areas and 40 of its lawyers from Benchmark Litigation, a guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys.

O’Melveny was ranked in the areas of Antitrust & Competition; General Litigation; Insurance; Labor & Employment; Entertainment; Dispute Resolution; Environmental; Intellectual Property; and Securities Litigation. Six of those practice areas were ranked in Benchmark’s “Top Tier:” General Litigation (National); Antitrust & Competition (CA); Environmental (CA); Intellectual Property (CA); Securities (CA); and Dispute Resolution (Los Angeles, Century City, Irvine).

In addition, O’Melveny lawyers earned 10 “National Practice Area Star” rankings, 27 “Local Litigation Star” rankings, and seven “Labor & Employment Star” rankings. O’Melveny’s Trial Practice Chair and firmwide Vice Chair, Dan Petrocelli, earned both “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” and “Top 20 Trial Lawyers in California” rankings. Partners Molly Lens and Katrina Robson were named to Benchmark’s “Top 250 Women in Litigation” list while partners Anton Metlitsky, Catalina Vergara, and Ryan Yagura received “Future Star” rankings.

Benchmark Litigation’s rankings are the result of months of research, including extensive interviews with lawyers and their clients to identify the leading litigators and firms. During these interviews, researchers examine recent casework, handled by law firms and ask individual litigators to offer their professional opinions on peers.

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Christopher Rieck
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
+1 212 326 2218

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