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The Paul, Weiss Litigation Department is led by a team of the country’s most accomplished trial lawyers. Our litigators in New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. handle the most complex and demanding lawsuits, class actions, government investigations, criminal prosecutions and restructurings. Our clients include Fortune 50 corporations and other prominent companies in the financial services, investment, medical device, pharmaceutical, sports, technology, energy, media and insurance industries. Every day, we are called on by chief executives, board chairs, general counsel, investors and entrepreneurs for our unmatched trial skills, sophisticated business judgment and renowned strategic advice.
Paul, Weiss has been recognized with several awards, including “General Commercial Firm of the Year,” as part of Benchmark Litigation’s annual United States awards program. Litigation partners Kannon Shanmugam and Walter Brown were named “Appellate Litigator of the Year” and “White-Collar Litigator of the Year,” respectively. Additionally, Paul, Weiss received an “Impact Case Award” for winning a landmark appellate victory at the Kentucky Supreme Court on behalf of The Blackstone Group in a $50 billion derivative lawsuit. Paul, Weiss Chairman Brad Karp and litigation partners Andrew Ehrlich, Lorin Reisner and Brette Tannenbaum led the Paul, Weiss team in this matter. A virtual awards ceremony was held on March 31.