Rising Star: Latham & Watkins' Kathleen Lally

By Kelly Knaub (April 21, 2014, 2:40 PM EDT) -- Kathleen Lally's experience representing Aurora Dairy Corp., which settled a nine-figure lawsuit for $7.5 million, and her role successfully fighting class certification as lead counsel for Electrolux Home Products Inc. helped place the Latham & Watkins LLP attorney on Law360's list of top young class action lawyers.

The 36-year-old 2014 Rising Star, who has been at Latham for eight years and was promoted from associate to counsel in January, has defended clients in all aspects of class litigation and has gained a particular expertise in federal preemption, choice of law and state consumer protection and fraud laws.

Lally told Law360 that...

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