Employment MVP: Orrick's Lynne Hermle

By Beth Winegarner (December 7, 2015, 1:50 PM EST) -- Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP partner Lynne Hermle led the all-woman trial team that brought Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLP to victory in Ellen Pao's closely watched sex bias trial this year, earning her a spot among Law360's Employment MVPs of 2015.


Orrick When the California jury found in favor of Kleiner Perkins on Pao's bias and retaliation claims, it was Hermle's 14th straight trial win, including 11 in which she served as lead counsel. Also in 2015, Hermle successfully defended Microsoft Corp. and Morgan Stanley in cases brought by former employees, and picked up a role...

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