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Susman Godfrey Partner Marc Seltzer named a “Giant Slayer” by The Recorder

Susman Godfrey partner Marc Seltzer has been named by The Recorder as a 2017 “Giant Slayer” as part of its annual Litigation Departments of the Year awards ... Read More

October 2017

Susman Godfrey Lawyers are Honored by the American Antitrust Institute

Susman Godfrey and the firm’s lawyers have been named honorees by the American Antitrust Institute as part of its 2017 Antirust Enforcement Awards.   Part ... Read More

October 2017

The National Law Journal Names Partner Brian Melton a 2017 “Winning Litigator”

The National Law Journal has named Houston partner, Brian Melton, among the 20 “Winning Litigators” for 2017. This annual National Law Journal List descri ... Read More

September 2017

Super Lawyers Recognizes Susman Godfrey Attorneys

More than half of all partners and associates at Susman Godfrey firm received honors from Super Lawyers in 2017.  Stephen Susman, Neal Manne, Ophelia Camin ... Read More

September 2017

Kalpana Srinivasan Recognized Among the Top 100 Lawyers in California by Daily Journal

The Daily Journal has named Los Angeles partner Kalpana Srinivasan among the “Top 100 Lawyers” for 2017.  Recognized in part for her role as lead counsel t ... Read More

September 2017

Susman Godfrey Client Wellstat Therapeutics Awarded Over $70 Million by Delaware Court

Susman Godfrey client, Wellstat Therapeutics, has been awarded an estimated $70 million against BTG International, Inc. in a pharmaceutical contract disput ... Read More

September 2017

Texas Lawyer names Managing Partner Neal Manne ‘Attorney of the Year’ in Texas

Susman Godfrey Managing Partner Neal Manne has been honored as the “Attorney of the Year” by Texas Lawyer for 2017.  Manne was selected from among three fi ... Read More

September 2017

Three Susman Godfrey Attorneys Recognized as “Lawyers of the Year,” and 19 Others Listed in 2018 The Best Lawyers in America

Three Partners from Susman Godfrey have been named “Lawyers of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America 2018.  Neal Manne was named the Lawyer of the Year ... Read More

August 2017

Susman Godfrey Secures Appellate Victory for Client Dig Tech in Breach of Contract Case Against Star Operations

Court Provides Precedent-Setting Guidance on Scope and Application of Federal Christian Doctrine and Miller Act in Government Contract Disputes In a decis ... Read More

August 2017

Susman Godfrey LLP and Hausfeld LLP Secure $130 Million Citibank LIBOR Settlement

On behalf of the Over-the Counter purchaser class, co-lead firms Susman Godfrey LLP and Hausfeld LLP inked a $130 million settlement with Citibank in the o ... Read More

August 2017

Six Susman Godfrey Partners Named to Benchmark Litigation's 2017 Under 40 Hot List

Six attorneys from litigation powerhouse Susman Godfrey LLP have been included on Benchmark Litigation’s 2017 “Under 40 Hot List”. These practitioners, all ... Read More

August 2017

Susman Godfrey Again Earns Top Rankings in Annual Vault Survey, Earning Top Litigation Boutique Nationally for the Seventh Year in a Row

Susman Godfrey has again ranked prominently in the annual Vault survey of U.S. law firm associates. The full results have now been released, and the firm s ... Read More

July 2017

Two Susman Godfrey Partners Named to Law360’s Annual Rising Stars List

Matthew Berry Named “Trials Rising Star”, Alex Kaplan Named ”Energy Rising Star” Matthew Berry and Alex Kaplan, partners in Susman Godfrey’s Seattle offic ... Read More

July 2017

The National Law Journal Names Associate Shawn Blackburn a 2017 “Intellectual Property Trailblazer”

The National Law Journal has named Houston Associate, Shawn Blackburn, among the 49 “Intellectual Property Trailblazers” in their third annual compilation ... Read More

July 2017

Bill Carmody Profiled by Lawdragon

Lawdragon profiled Susman Godfrey Partner and Head of the New York Office, Bill Carmody, in its June 2017 feature, describing highlights from Bill's "world ... Read More

June 2017

Susman Godfrey Rises in Annual IAM Patent 1000 Rankings with 7 Attorneys and 2 Locations Recommended in the U.S.

Considered a leader in ranking and reviewing patent law professionals, the IAM Patent 1000 has released their rankings for 2017 and it includes Susman Godf ... Read More

June 2017

Susman Godfrey Breaks the Market for Associate Starting Bonuses, Offers up to $125,000

Once again showing its willingness to lead the market on associate bonuses, Susman Godfrey has announced that it will be paying a $25,000 sign-on bonus to ... Read More

June 2017

Susman Godfrey Secures $48.55 Million Final Judgment for Apache after Winning Federal Court Jury Verdict

Judge Confirms Jury’s $43.2 Million Award plus $2.5 Million in Fees and Expenses and $2.85 Million in Interest   Judge David Hittner of the U.S. Distric ... Read More

June 2017

Susman Godfrey Rises in Annual Legal 500 Guide with 9 Attorneys and Three Practice Areas Recommended in the U.S.

The Legal 500 has included 9 attorneys from litigation powerhouse Susman Godfrey among their annual recommendation listing, recognizing these attorneys as ... Read More

June 2017

Susman Godfrey and Gradstein & Marzano Secure $43.45 Million Settlement with Spotify in Copyright Class Action

Susman Godfrey L.L.P. and Gradstein & Marzano, P.C. have secured both a $43.45 million cash fund and an agreement to pay future royalties to settle a c ... Read More

May 2017

Susman Godfrey Rises in Annual Chambers USA Guide with 13 Attorneys Recognized and all 4 Offices Ranked as Leading Firm Locations

Chambers and Partners has included 13 attorneys from litigation powerhouse Susman Godfrey among their prestigious recognitions, prominently ranking these a ... Read More

May 2017

Los Angeles Daily Journal Names Davida Brook and Kalpana Srinivasan ‘Top Women Lawyers in California’

The Los Angeles Daily Journal has named Los Angeles Associate Davida Brook and partner Kalpana Srinivasan among the 100 “Top Women Lawyers in California.” ... Read More

May 2017

Susman Godfrey’s Trial Win Apache v. W&T Offshore Is Included on The National Law Journal’s 2016 Top 100 Verdicts List

The National Law Journal’s 2016 “Top 100 Verdicts List” included our $43 million jury verdict win for client Apache Deepwater. Congratulations to Geoffrey ... Read More

May 2017

The Hollywood Reporter Names Partner Kalpana Srinivasan a 2017 “Power Lawyer”

The Hollywood Reporter has named Los Angeles partner Kalpana Srinivasan among the 100 “Entertainment Power Lawyers” for 2017.  This 11th annual Hollywood R ... Read More

April 2017

Susman Godfrey Wins $50.3 Million Federal Jury Verdict for Client Green Mountain Glass in Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Ardagh Glass, Inc.

A federal jury in Wilmington, Delaware has awarded Susman Godfrey LLP client Green Mountain Glass LLC more than $50.3 million in its patent infringement la ... Read More

April 2017

KBR Wins in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit And Defeats Plaintiffs’ Iraq War Toxic Tort Lawsuit

On March 27, 2017, KBR, Inc. won an appeal in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit as the appellate court affirmed in its entirety the district ... Read More

March 2017

Susman Godfrey Wins Editor’s Choice Award at Managing IP's Annual North America Awards Ceremony

Susman Godfrey has been recognized by Managing IP, one of the leading sources of news and analysis on all intellectual property developments worldwide, as ... Read More

March 2017

Los Angeles Partners Kalpana Srinivasan and Steven Sklaver Recognized as ‘California Lawyer Attorneys of the Year’ by The Daily Journal

Los Angeles Partners Kalpana Srinivasan and Steven Sklaver along with co-counsel from Gradstein & Marzano PC  have been recognized as “California Lawye ... Read More

March 2017

Neal Manne Profiled by The American College of Trial Lawyers

The American College of Trial Lawyers profiled Susman Godfrey co-Managing Partner Neal Manne in its Spring 2017 magazine, highlighting some of Neal's work ... Read More

March 2017

Susman Godfrey Wins $2.3 Million Jury Verdict for Client WickFire in Lawsuit Against TriMax Over Manipulation of Online Advertising

A federal jury in Austin, Texas has awarded $2.3 million in damages to Susman Godfrey LLP client WickFire — while rejecting a $22 million counterclaim file ... Read More

February 2017

Susman Godfrey Named a ‘Class Action Group of The Year’ by Law360

Susman Godfrey has been named a ‘Class Action Group Of The Year’ by Law360 due to its banner 2016 which was marked by over one billion dollars in settlemen ... Read More

February 2017

Lawdragon Names Neal Manne and Bill Carmody ‘Legends’

Susman Godfrey managing partner Neal Manne and partner Bill Carmody have been honored as a “Legends” by Lawdragon.  The feature recognized 41 attorneys fro ... Read More

January 2017