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August 12, 2019

Benchmark Litigation Names Five King & Spalding Partners to its 40 & Under Hot List

NEW YORK, August 12, 2019— Benchmark Litigation has named five King & Spalding partners to its 2019 40 & Under Hot List, which recognizes the top young litigation talent throughout the United States and Canada. The King & Spalding partners recognized are:

  • Geoffrey Drake – Product Liability
  • Dan Hettich – Health Care
  • Brandt Leibe – White Collar Crime
  • Grant Nichols – White Collar Crime
  • Craig Stanfield – Environmental, General Commercial, Insurance & Product Liability

Benchmark compiles its 40 & Under Hot List based on several phases of research, including a review of candidates’ recent case work, peer review, and client feedback on their performance.

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