Rising Star: Barnes & Thornburg's Jason Barclay

Law360, New York (March 25, 2011, 12:44 PM EDT) -- In one of Kentucky’s largest public corruption trials in decades, Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Jason Barclay helped secure full acquittal for a prominent highway contractor accused of tampering with $130 million in road projects, one of the accomplishments that earned him a spot on Law360’s list of five white collar lawyers under 40 to watch.

Working with Barnes & Thornburg partner Larry Mackey, Barclay, 35, played a key role in convincing a jury after a nearly monthlong trial to acquit Leonard Lawson, a road construction mogul,...
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