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Nine Lex Mundi Member Firms Receive Ten Nominations for the
2013 Chambers USA Women in Law Awards

Nine Lex Mundi member firms receive ten nominations in eight different categories for the 2013 Chambers USA Women in Law Awards. The Chambers USA Women in Law Awards is an annual event hosted by Chambers and Partners that honors outstanding female private practice and in-house lawyers in the USA legal community as well as innovative law firm gender diversity initiatives and mentoring programs.

The Chambers USA Women in Law Awards will take place in New York City at the Harvard Club on January 15, 2013. Lex Mundi will be a sponsor of this awards ceremony. Lex Mundi is also the principal sponsor of the Chambers China Awards for Excellence, Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards for Excellence, Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence, Chambers USA Awards for Excellence and the Chambers Latin America Awards for Excellence.

The following Lex Mundi member firms received nominations:

  • Rachel Krevans with Morrison & Foerster LLP, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, California, received a nomination for Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year
  • Melanie Nussdorf with Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, District of Columbia, received a nomination for Employment Lawyer of the Year
  • Susanne Zabloudil with Akerman Senterfitt, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Florida, received a nomination for Up and Coming Real Estate Lawyer of the Year
  • Natalie Hanlon-Leh with Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Indiana, received a nomination for Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year
  • Cynthia W. Young with Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Kentucky, received a nomination for Corporate/M&A Lawyer of the Year
  • Judy Hamilton Morse with Crowe & Dunlevy, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Oklahoma, received a nomination for Litigation Lawyer of the Year
  • Roberta Jacobs-Meadway with Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Pennsylvania, received a nomination for Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year and Outstanding Contribution Award: Private Practice, Mentoring
  • Hillary H. Holmes with Baker Botts L.L.P., Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Texas, received a nomination for Up and Coming Energy and Projects Lawyer of the Year
  • Janet P. Peyton with McGuireWoods LLP, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Virginia, received a nomination for Up and Coming Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year.

For a complete list of this year’s nominees, view the Chamber Awards Shortlist.

Chambers and Partners publishes world famous guides for the legal profession, including Chambers Global, Chambers Asia Pacific, Chambers USA, Chambers Europe, Chambers Latin America and Chambers UK. In addition to the Chambers USA Women in Law Awards, Chambers and Partners also hosts the Chambers China Awards for Excellence, Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards for Excellence, Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence, the Chambers USA Awards for Excellence, and the Chambers Latin America Awards for Excellence. For more information about Chambers and Partners, please visit http://www.chambersandpartners.com/.

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