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News December 21, 2020

Crain’s Honors Anderson and Urda Kassis as Notable Women in Law

Business publication Crain’s selected partners Paula Howell Anderson and Cynthia Urda Kassis to its 2021 Notable Women in Law list

Crain’s described Paula as “a litigation expert with international flair,” and highlighted her experience with internal and government investigations, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act risk assessment and compliance reviews, cross-border litigation, shareholder class actions, antitrust litigation and international arbitration.

“Major financial institutions, corporations, government agencies, regional development banks and export credit agencies routinely turn to Cynthia Urda Kassis for her astute legal counsel,” the publication noted. 

“These impressive attorneys were chosen not only for their skills and accomplishments, but also for their efforts to shore up the edifice of justice,” Crain’s said. 

This accolade is further proof of our partners’ top-notch global reputation and exceptional caliber advising on complex cross-border deals and matters.

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