August 1, 2009 (Mountain View, CA and Seattle, WA) – Fenwick & West congratulates its thirty attorneys who were recently selected for inclusion in Law & Politics ranking of Northern California and Washington State "Super Lawyers." The attorneys in the 2009 roster were selected based on the results of peer nominations and the recommendations of a blue ribbon panel.
The firm also recognizes the five attorneys selected as "Rising Stars" in the legal field. The Rising Stars include:
Carolyn C. Chang – Intellectual Property Litigation
Marybeth Milionis – Intellectual Property Litigation
Saina S. Shamilov – Intellectual Property Litigation
Heather N. Mewes – Intellectual Property Litigation
Michael T. Esquivel – Business/Corporate
The 2009 Fenwick & West Super Lawyers include:
Tyler A. Baker
Mark S. Ostrau
EMPLOYMENT AND LABOR
Susan S. Muck
MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
Douglas N. Cogen
Established in 1972, Fenwick & West LLP is one of the nation's premier law firms with extensive expertise in venture capital, public offerings and other corporate finance, joint ventures, M&A and strategic relationships, intellectual property, litigation and dispute resolution, taxation, antitrust and employment and labor law.