Susman Godfrey Named a Finalist for the National Law Journal’s List of ‘America’s Elite Trial Lawyers’ in Antitrust

July 2018

Partner Kalpana Srinivasan also named a Finalist for “Elite Women of the Plaintiffs Bar”

Susman Godfrey LLP has been named a finalist to the 2018 National Law Journal “America’s Elite Trial Lawyers” list. Additionally, Partner Kalpana Srinivasan has been named a finalist to the Journal’s inaugural “Elite Women of the Plaintiffs Bar” list.

The list represents “those law firms that are on the cutting edge of plaintiffs-side work in the United States and that have achieved exemplary results for their clients.” Over 300 submissions were received across multiple categories.  The lawyers and law firms selected as finalists have “demonstrated exemplary performance in cutting-edge work on behalf of plaintiffs over the last 18 months.”

Focus on Antitrust

Susman Godfrey scored numerous significant antitrust wins for the plaintiffs it represented in the applicable timeframe.  From securing over a billion dollars in settlements in In Re: Auto Parts Litigation, to over $590 million in settlements in the ongoing In Re: LIBOR Antitrust Litigation, to securing $168 million for the animation employees in the national followed, In re: Animation Workers Antitrust Litigation, the firm consistently proves that it is a leader in antitrust litigation. 

Elite Women of the Plaintiffs Bar

Partner Kalpana Srinivasan has been named a finalist to the inaugural “Elite Women of the Plaintiffs Bar” list.  Srinivasan most recently secured a $706.2 million unanimous jury verdict for her client, HouseCanary in a trade secrets case against Quicken Loans affiliate, Title Source, and just recently received final approval of a settlement valued at $113 million for the plaintiffs she represented in the high stales class action, Ferrick v. Spotify.

The full list of finalists can be read at NLJ.com (subscription required). The 2018 Elite Trial Lawyers winners will be announced at the Elite Trial Lawyers event on Oct. 5, 2018, at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas.