September 29, 2022

Volume XII, Number 272

McDermott Will & Emery


McDermott Will & Emery partners with leaders around the world to fuel missions, knock down barriers and shape markets. With 20 locations on three continents, our team works seamlessly across practices, industries and geographies to deliver highly effective—and often unexpected—solutions that propel success. More than 1,200 lawyers strong, we bring our personal passion and legal prowess to bear in every matter for our clients and the people they serve.

We’re proud to work with some of the world’s most dynamic organizations and the leaders who drive them. We know that on any given day you’re tackling competition, corporate development, asset protection, talent management—some days all of the above. While there’s a bevy of smart folks out there to help you address them on a case-by-case basis, there are few who have the breadth and depth of focused knowledge to help you attend to them all and stay ahead of what’s next. When you hire us, you don’t just get the experience of an individual. You get a purpose-built, tightly woven network of legal thought leaders who marry their passion for business with a deep, focused understanding of the law.

That’s McDermott.


Contributing authors from McDermott Will & Emery :

Elisabeth Moseley London England UK Lawyer Mergers Acquisitions Energy Oil Law McDermott Will & Emery
Elisabeth Moseley focuses on cross-border mergers and acquisitions in the oil & gas and mining sectors. She has extensive experience of advising on share and asset acquisitions and...
Jonathan W. Motto is an associate in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm’s Chicago office.
Denise Mudigere, McDermott Law Firm, Tax Attorney
Denise M. Mudigere  focuses her practice on representing individuals and entities in all stages of federal civil and criminal tax controversies. She represents clients in US Internal...
Joseph K. Mulherin Partner McDermott Chicago Employment Class Litigation DOL EEOC
Joseph K. Mulherin focuses his practice on employment class action litigation, with a focus on defending employers against wage-and-hour and employment discrimination lawsuits. Joseph has...
Frank Müller Investment Attorney McDermott Will and Emery Frankfurt
Frank Müller advises investment fund managers, institutional investors, asset managers as well as their regulated and unregulated fund vehicles in all regulatory and other legal matters in...
Justin P. Murphy Regulatory Attorney McDermott Washington DC
Justin P. Murphy is a partner in the firm’s Regulatory Practice Group. A former federal prosecutor, Justin counsels and represents corporate and individual clients involved in government...
Thomas J. Murphy is of counsel in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm's Chicago office.  He is head of the Securities & Capital Markets Affinity...
Claire Murray, Estate, Trust, Tax, McDermott Law Firm, Attorney
Claire Murray is an associate in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP, based in its London office. Claire has extensive experience advising individuals, beneficiaries and...


Rodney Swartz Intellectual Property Lawyer McDermott
Rodney Swartz, PhD, focuses his practice on intellectual property matters, including intellectual property litigation and consulting on intellectual property terms for commercial and...


The Privacy and Data Protection Practice Group at McDermott Will & Emery is a 2021 Go-To Thought Leader for its coverage of NIST’s Cybersecurity framework for Ransomware Risk management. In a time when cybersecurity is more important than ever, NLR readers turned to the group’s coverage of ransomware risk management for essential guidance to keep their organizations secure. The group’s efforts to break down the new framework helps readers understand what is expected of them, and how to prepare for higher standards from government agencies in terms of what constitutes reasonable cybersecurity measures. Authors who contributed insights into this area include Scott FerberTodd S. McClelland, Michael G. Morgan, and David P. Saunders


McDermott Will & Emery has been selected for the 2018 NLR Go-To Thought Leadership Award for the excellence and consistency of their Intellectual Property Coverage. Each month the McDermott Will & Emery IP Update offers detailed analysis of recent IP decisions ensuring that NLR readers are up to date on what is new and what may be on the horizon. You can subscribe to the McDermott IP Update here.

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