Arnold & Porter Partners Stanton Jones and Kristen Riemenschneider Named to The National Law Journal's 2019 'DC Rising Stars' List
Arnold & Porter partners R. Stanton Jones and Kristen Riemenschneider were named to The National Law Journal's 2019 "DC Rising Stars" list. The list recognizes successful and highly recommended young attorneys in Washington, DC, who have all excelled "on some of the biggest stages." The featured attorneys were asked about their most high-profile wins, keys to success, and lessons they learned when starting out in law.
Jones, a partner in the firm's Appellate and Supreme Court practice, pointed to his recent Second Circuit victory in a high-profile First Amendment suit on behalf of Ravi Ragbir, a prominent immigrant-rights activist, as one of his biggest career accomplishments. Riemenschneider, a partner in the firm's Corporate Life Sciences practice, cited pitching, first-chairing, and closing her first "significant" ($100 million) life sciences collaboration transaction as one of the biggest highlights of her career.