Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP partners Arthur Fleischer, Jr., Jonathan Mechanic and Audrey Strauss were each recognized for accomplishments in their field at an awards ceremony and dinner held in New York City last night. Nineteen Chambers USA Awards for Excellence were presented, including awards for Best Corporate/M&A Lawyer to Arthur Fleischer, Jr., and for Best Real Estate Lawyer to Jonathan Mechanic.
The Chambers Awards for Excellence, given for the first time in the United States, recognize those individuals and legal teams whose work in the past twelve months has been outstanding. They are presented by Chambers and Partners, legal publishers and researchers, and are modeled after the Chambers Global Awards held each year in London.
“It is a great honor to the Firm to have our partners so recognized. We congratulate each of them,” stated Valerie Ford Jacob, Fried Frank’s Chairperson and Justin Spendlove, the firm’s Managing Partner.
Since 1990, Chambers and partners have published the Chambers Guide to the UK legal profession. The USA Guide was first introduced in 2003. The 4th annual Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, published June2, 2006, is based on in-depth interviews with key in-house counsel and leading private practice attorneys. For more information about Chambers and Partners, visit www.chambersandpartners.com