The Women Lawyers Behind US Soccer’s New Equal Pay Contracts

This month, U.S. Soccer and its men's and women's national teams announced new landmark contracts that provide equal pay for both squads, ending a protracted fight by the women's team for equal and fair treatment.  The agreements equalize FIFA’s World Cup prize money...

ML Women Hosts Latin America Women Lawyer Network Kickoff

In honor of International Women’s Day, ML Women hosted a virtual forum aimed at fostering the promotion of female lawyers throughout Latin America. More than 60 women from Morgan Lewis joined over 80 women from 15 Latin American countries in a discussion on how to...

Morgan Lewis Partner Notches Win for Honolulu Residents Over Contaminated Water

A Morgan Lewis team led by partner Ella Foley Gannon delivered a decisive win to thousands of Honolulu residents who were forced to relocate from their homes and seek medical attention for fuel-based exposures to their drinking water. On January 3, the Hawaii...

Morgan Lewis partner stars in first trial defense win for opioid makers

Morgan Lewis partner Wendy Feinstein has long represented pharmaceutical companies in high-stakes litigation. A veteran trial lawyer, she has tried cases in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels. But her representation of Teva Pharmaceuticals at a...

Morgan Lewis Partner Notches ‘Virtual’ Win in Delaware Chancery Court

Male voices have long dominated the all-important Court of Chancery in Delaware. But that appears to be changing, with more women taking important roles on the bench and as leaders for the state’s largest law firms. Women are also taking more leading roles arguing in...

WILEF Announces First Round US and UK Gold Standard Certified Firms

Twenty-nine US law firms and 10 UK firms have been awarded 2021 Gold Standard Certification by the Women in Law Empowerment Forum (www.wilef.com). WILEF grants Gold Standard status to major firms that meet objective criteria concerning the number of women among equity...

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CBS Promotes Naomi Waltman

Naomi Waltman, WILEF's Deputy Global Chair for In-House, has been promoted to Executive Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Litigation for CBS Corporation. Previously, Waltman was Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel. Having worked across...

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