Crowell & Moring's Janet Levine Named Among the Daily Journal’s Top 100 Women Litigators for 2011
LOS ANGELES – JUNE 1, 2011: Crowell & Moring LLP is pleased to announce that Janet Levine, a partner and chair of the firm’s White Collar & Regulatory Enforcement Group, has been named to the Daily Journal’s annual list of California's "Top 100 Women Litigators,” for the third consecutive year. This award recognizes the victories of women attorneys and celebrates the advancements of women in law. Levine was cited for her position as chair-elect of the American Bar Association's criminal justice section and her plans to establish a task force to develop national standards for electronically stored information in criminal cases.
Levine is a trial and appellate attorney, with extensive experience in securities, health care and tax fraud and all manner of public corruption matters. She has represented politicians, judges, directors, officers and executives and licensed professionals in myriad industries, providing defenses against governmental accusations of wrongdoing. Her clients are local, national, and international and include individuals, entities, and government organizations. In addition to her role as chair-elect of the American Bar Association's Criminal Justice Section, she is also a member of the Criminal Justice Section Council, the Section's policy-making and advisory board. She is a past co-chair of the American Bar Association's White Collar Crime Committee, a position that has been held by only one other woman. Levine is also a past-chair of the American Bar Association's West Coast Regional Subcommittee on White Collar Crime. In addition, she is a past president of the Los Angeles Chapter of the Federal Bar Association.
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Crowell & Moring LLP is an international law firm with more than 500 lawyers representing clients in litigation and arbitration, regulatory, and transactional matters. The firm is internationally recognized for its representation of Fortune 500 companies in high-stakes litigation, as well as its ongoing commitment to pro bono service and diversity. The firm has offices in Washington, DC, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Orange County, Anchorage, London, and Brussels.
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