Appellate MVP: Kirkland & Ellis' Christopher Landau

Law360, New York (December 3, 2012, 7:57 PM EST) -- In 2012, Kirkland & Ellis LLP's Christopher Landau secured a Federal Circuit victory that guaranteed cost-of-living raises for federal judges, as well as a win in the U.S. Supreme Court for securities underwriters regarding the statute of limitations for insider trading claims, landing him a spot among Law360's Appellate MVPs.

Landau represented a group of securities underwriters — including Bank of America Corp., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc., among others — before the Supreme Court, which, in...
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