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Evan R. Chesler, a partner and the Chairman of Cravath, Swaine and Moore, is a New York Law Journal finalist for Attorney of the Year. ..(Photo by David Handschuh/NYLJ)

That American Express chose Cravath, Swaine & Moore as counsel in its epic antitrust fight seems fitting. The credit card’s famous slogan, “Membership has its privileges” evokes an exclusivity mirrored by what many consider to be the most prestigious law firm in the country.

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Jenna Greene

Jenna Greene is editor of The Litigation Daily and author of the "Daily Dicta" column. She is based in the San Francisco Bay Area and can be reached at jgreene@alm.com.

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