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The Lifetime Achievement Award isn’t for the lawyer who notches an occasional outstanding year but for the professional who does it year in and year out. Our winners have made an impact on the legal community and the practice of law over an entire career.

The New York Law Journal congratulates:

Corinne Ball, partner, Jones Day

Michael Bamberger, senior counsel, Dentons

Leonard Boxer, partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan

Kenneth Fisher, member, Cozen O’Connor

Stanley Grossman, senior counsel, Pomerantz

Mary Hevener, partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius

Fredric S. Newman, founding partner, Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney

Noreen Quirk, partner, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy

Miles Ruthberg, of counsel, Latham & Watkins

The winners will be recognized in the New York Law Journal’s upcoming Professional Excellence magazine and honored Oct. 27th at the New York Legal Awards at Marriott Marquis in New York City. The event will feature numerous other awards, including Rising Stars, Distinguished Leaders, Litigation Departments of the Year, Innovation, In-House Impact and the announcement of our Attorney of the Year winner. For information about tickets and sponsorships for the event, please contact Donald Chalphin at