Crowell & Moring's Janet Levine Named Among the Daily Journal's "Top Women Lawyers"
Washington, D.C. – May 12, 2014: Crowell & Moring LLP is pleased to announce that Janet Levine, a Los Angeles-based partner and chair of the firm's Trial Practice, has been named to the Daily Journal's 2014 "Top Women Lawyers" list. This marks the sixth consecutive year Levine was included in the prestigious California ranking, which recognizes the achievements of leading women in the State. Levine received the award at a ceremony and reception honoring all recipients at the Four Seasons Los Angeles on May 7, 2014.
Levine was acknowledged for her recent high-profile, high-stakes representation of Michael D. Drobot in a case that was at the intersection of healthcare fraud and public corruption. She was also recognized for her work in helping to secure a very favorable settlement for several prominent U.S. companies who sought damages from LCD manufacturers in an international price-fixing conspiracy.
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 a myriad of industries, providing defenses against governmental accusations of wrongdoing. Her clients are local, national, and international and include individuals, entities, and government organizations. Levine is the immediate past chair of the American Bar Association's Criminal Justice Section and is also a member of the Criminal Justice Section Executive Committee and 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 and a past-chair of the American Bar Association's West Coast Regional Subcommittee on White Collar Crime. She is also a past president of the Los Angeles Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. Levine has served as a delegate to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference.
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, D.C., New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Orange County, Anchorage, London, and Brussels.
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