April 8, 2024

Four Willkie partners have been shortlisted by Euromoney Legal Media Group in its annual Women in Business Law Americas Awards, which recognize the top women attorneys across the legal profession.

The following Willkie lawyers have been named finalists for their leadership and achievements in their respective fields: 

  • Simona Agnolucci, Litigation partner, Managing Partner of the San Francisco office and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee, has been shortlisted for “Litigator of the Year”
  • Barbara Grayson, Midwest Chair of the Private Wealth Group, has been shortlisted for “Wealth Management Lawyer of the Year”
  • Sara Tonnies Horton, Co-Chair of the IP Litigation Practice Group, has been shortlisted for “Patent Lawyer of the Year”
  • Rachel Strickland, Chair of the Business Reorganization & Restructuring Department, has been shortlisted for “Restructuring & Insolvency Lawyer of the Year”

The Women in Business Law Americas Awards recognize prominent women lawyers across an array of practice areas, jurisdictions and sectors, as well as leading law firms and in-house legal departments. 

The honorees will be recognized at an event in New York on June 13.

View the shortlists for The Women in Business Law Americas Awards 2024 here.