"U.S. Trial Firm of the Year" – 3 Consecutive Years (Benchmark; Law360)

Hueston Hennigan Named “California Trial Firm of the Year” and “Los Angeles Firm of the Year”

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Hueston Hennigan was recognized with several awards as part of the Benchmark Litigation annual United States West Coast awards program held in San Francisco, CA.

Los Angeles  – Firm of the Year (second consecutive year)
California – White Collar Firm of the Year
California –  Trial Firm of the Year

John Hueston also received the Los Angeles Attorney of the Year award for the second year in a row. John was recognized for his outstanding trial advocacy and for a stellar year representing Elon Musk in defeating his SEC contempt motion; securing a complete defense verdict for Caltech in a $65 million+ tortious interference and whistleblower case; and for McGlashan’s vigorous fight in the Varsity Blues college scandal.

Hueston Hennigan also received an “Impact Case of the Year” award for obtaining a unanimous 9-0 opinion at the Supreme Court of the United States in favor of Nutraceutical Corporation in a case that has significant implications for class actions practice.

The winners were selected based upon extensive research conducted between March and November 2019.