Three Willkie Partners Named “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America© 2023

August 24, 2022

Thomas Meloro, Rita Molesworth and Christopher Peters are recognized in their respective practice areas.

The 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© recognizes three Willkie partners as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas:

  1. Thomas J. Meloro - Litigation - Intellectual Property
  2. Rita M. Molesworth - Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law
  3. Christopher J. Peters - Tax Law

“Lawyer of the Year” is awarded to one lawyer with the highest average of votes in their particular practice and region.

This edition also recognizes over 150 attorneys in Willkie’s U.S. offices in the “Best Lawyers” category, and over 40 attorneys as “Ones-to-Watch,” recognizing attorneys who have been in practice less than 10 years.

Best Lawyers rankings are based on comprehensive peer review surveys.