The 2016 Rising Stars, By Firm

Law360, New York (April 1, 2016, 4:23 PM EDT) -- Law360's Rising Stars recognizes attorneys under 40 who have demonstrated outstanding career accomplishments. This year, Quinn Emanuel led the pack with eight Rising Stars, followed by Gibson Dunn, Kirkland & Ellis and Simpson Thacher with seven Rising Stars each. Baker & Hostetler, Latham & Watkins, King & Spalding and Shearman & Sterling each boast five Rising Stars apiece.

Find out who the Rising Stars are at your firm with the list below, organized by firm name. Or, view the list by practice area.

Akin Gump

Deborah Newman

Allen & Overy

Sami Asad Mir

Arnold & Porter

Michael B. Bernstein

Arnstein & Lehr

Adam S. Fayne...

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