July 24, 2023

Partners Koren (Kori) Bell and Alex Weingarten have been recognized among the 2023 “Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Attorneys” by the Los Angeles Business Journal.

They were profiled in a special supplement recognizing the attorneys in the Los Angeles region who excel in high-stakes litigation and stand out as the “trusted advisors you want in your corner in court.” 

Kori Bell, a member of Willkie’s White-Collar Defense, Strategic Motions & Appeals, and Investigations & Enforcement Practices, is regarded among the foremost litigators nationwide. LABJ highlighted her experience as lead counsel in some of the country’s most complex and highly publicized trials and appeals, including at the U.S. Supreme Court. Her successful representations span cross-border business disputes to crisis management and all manner of criminal matters.

Alex Weingarten is Managing Partner of Willkie’s Los Angeles office and Chair of the firm’s Entertainment Litigation Practice. LABJ noted that he is a leading commercial trial lawyer who clients seek out for “bet-the-company” cases. In addition to highlighting his work for premier clients including Selena Gomez, the publication noted Alex’s role in helping to launch Willkie’s Los Angeles office in 2021 and overseeing its rapid growth at the forefront of the market.

View the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2023 “Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Attorneys” here