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September 7, 2021

Crain’s Chicago Business Names Katherine Kirkpatrick and Jade Lambert to its 2021 Notable Rising Stars in Law List

CHICAGO, Sept. 7, 2021 — Crain’s Chicago Business has named King & Spalding partners Katherine Kirkpatrick and Jade Lambert to its Notable Rising Stars in Law list for 2021.  The inaugural list recognizes the attorneys who “have been partners for five years or less and have demonstrated an impact at their firm and in the community,” according to the publication.

Kirkpatrick focuses primarily on white collar criminal defense, government and internal investigations, corporate compliance, and regulatory matters.  She has counseled numerous clients on compliance tailored to a variety of industries, including financial services, technology, education, housing, and transportation.

Lambert represents individuals and corporations facing complex government investigations and enforcement actions. She also has extensive experience and success counseling clients on highly sensitive internal matters, especially in the technology and health care industries.

To view their Crain’s profile and the full list, click here.

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