O'Melveny 2022 Class Notes

13 O’Melveny & Myers LLP I omm.com from the University of Chicago Law School, and his Electrical Engineering degree with high distinction from the University of Toronto. YAZHE LIU (CLASS OF 2010) joined O’Melveny as Counsel in the Hong Kong office. STEPHEN MCINTYRE (CLASS OF 2010) was named to Law360’s annual list of “Rising Stars” recognizing attorneys under 40 whose “legal accomplishments belie their age.” BRITTANY ROGERS (CLASS OF 2010) became O’Melveny’s Firmwide Work Advisor. TAI VIVATVARAPHOL (CLASS OF 2010) joined O’Melveny as Counsel in the New York office. 2011 JARRYD ANDERSON (CLASS OF 2011) joined O’Melveny as Partner in the Washington, DC office. MATT COWAN (CLASS OF 2011) was promoted to Partner at O’Melveny, effective January 2023. Matt is a key West Coast member of O’Melveny’s White Collar Defense & Corporate Investigations practice. He counsels clients through sensitive internal investigations, inquiries by federal and state enforcement authorities, and related criminal and civil litigation in the energy, technology, transportation, higher education, and financial services industries. Matt also provides regulatory and governance advice to companies and universities, and he has considerable experience in complex e-discovery, compliance, employment, healthcare, and privacy matters. Matt’s judgment and expertise have made him a trusted board-level advisor. And he devotes significant time to pro bono efforts, recently leading the O’Melveny team in Davis v. Nevada, a case that resulted in sweeping legislative change to Nevada’s system of indigent defense representation. Matt earned his law degree cum laude from the University of Michigan School of Law. 2010 BILLY ABBOTT (CLASS OF 2010) was promoted to Partner at O’Melveny, effective January 2023. A talented and versatile corporate tax lawyer, Billy is a trusted advisor to fund managers, private equity and venture capital investors, and corporate clients on the tax aspects of public and private M&A, capital markets, asset management, and real estate transactions. He regularly advises on tax structuring for complex transactions, including cross-border matters and multi-jurisdictional acquisitions. Billy is especially adept at explaining taxadvisory information to clients of O’Melveny’s Asset Management practice. He has a strong commitment to pro bono work and to diversity, helping the firm recruit LGBTQ+ attorneys and representing the firm at diversity career fairs. Billy received his law degree from Stanford, where he served as Senior Production Editor of the Stanford Law Review. RYAN CICERO (CLASS OF 2010) joined O’Melveny as Partner in the Houston office. COURTNEY GOULD MILLER (CLASS OF 2010) joined Tribute Technology, a Carlyle portfolio company, in February 2022. She serves as Chief Marketing Officer and a member of the Executive Team, following the acquisition of her family’s company, MKJ Marketing. MARK LIANG (CLASS OF 2010) was promoted to Partner at O’Melveny, effective January 2023. Named a “Rising Star” by Managing IP for three years running and a noted patent litigation practitioner in The Legal 500, Mark has guided Google, Samsung, and other household-name technology companies in their largest and most contentious patent litigation matters. Mark has played an important role in many of the firm’s most significant IP&T trials, both in federal courts and before the International Trade Commission, and he is equally skilled in leading inter partes review proceedings. Mark’s degree in Electrical Engineering positions him to take on the most technically challenging cases across a broad range of fields, including telecommunications, internet, hardware, electronics, displays, and semiconductors, among others. Mark obtained his law degree with honors Classes