Stephen Susman and Bill Carmody Named to Benchmark Litigation’s “Top 100 Trial Lawyers of 2018”

Susman Godfrey Managing Partner, Stephen Susman, and Partner and Head of New York Office, Bill Carmody, have been included on Benchmark Litigations 2018 “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” List.  The winners were chosen on a “geographically diverse and intensive peer-and-client review-driven study over the six months of the research as being the elite trial strategists in their respective fields”.

Susman is widely recognized as one of the most successful plaintiff’s trial attorneys in the United States. His career of victories includes precedent-setting verdicts in the Corrugated price-fixing case, Texas Instruments v. Samsung, and Affiliated Capital v. City of Houston.   He has been named a “Lifetime Achiever” by The American Lawyer and “Lifetime Achiever” by Texas Lawyer.

Carmody is a nationally recognized trial lawyer who tries bet-the-company cases for plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts throughout the country.  His recent trial successes include obtaining a very favorable mid-trial settlement for Uber in its epic battle against Waymo over self-driving car technology, and obtaining a trial judgement for GE worth $161 million. He was recently named a finalist for “Attorney of the Year” by the New York Law Journal, a “Titan of the Plaintiff’s Bar” by Law360 and a “Legend” by Lawdragon.

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