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News December 02, 2021

Adam Hakki Receives Litigator Of The Year Award at The American Lawyer’s Industry Awards

On December 2, 2021, Adam Hakki, the Firm’s Global Managing Partner, Global Head of Disputes and Litigation Practice Group Leader, was recognized as a winner of Litigator of the Year at The American Lawyer’s 2021 Industry Awards, held at the Marriott Marquis in New York City. Adam received this award as one of only eight preeminent litigators nationwide, honored for their work on the highest-profile and precedent-setting matters of the year.

Over the last 18 months, Adam and his colleagues won a remarkable string of courtroom victories and achieved notable resolutions in major and precedent setting securities, antitrust and commodities cases alleging billions of dollars in damages and spanning numerous different financial products and markets.

In 2021, Adam was also named a Law360 MVP for the third consecutive year. As part of the Litigator of the Year recognition, Adam was featured in the December issue of The American Lawyer magazine.

See the full list of Industry Awards winners.