Arnold & Porter Named to the 2010 "Appellate Hot List" by The National Law Journal
April 5, 2010 -- Arnold & Porter was named to The National Law Journal's "Appellate Hot List" in its April 5, 2010 issue. Arnold & Porter was one of only three firms profiled in the "Focus on Strategies" section and was one of 20 firms ranked on the nationwide list. The National Law Journal said, "These are firms that have amassed precedent-setting victories in the U.S. Supreme Court, the circuit courts of appeal and state appellate courts and that have demonstrated impressive track records over time" and the 20 firms "represent the best in the practice of appellate law."
The National Law Journal profiled Arnold & Porter's banking pre-emption work led by partners Howard Cayne and Laurence Hutt. The "Hot List" feature also highlighted Supreme Court veteran Lisa Blatt's arrival as head of the firm's appellate and Supreme Court practice and described the noteworthy Israel immunity cases and the Troy Anthony Davis death penalty case.