36 White & Case Partners Named Among Best Women in Business Law

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Legal Media Group has honored 36 White & Case partners by naming them in its Women in Business Law Guide, 10th Edition. The White & Case lawyers selected span 15 practice areas across 11 offices in the Americas, EMEA and Asia.

The leading international publication in the field, the guide lists the world's most respected female practitioners in 31 practice areas across 86 jurisdictions, based on survey responses from more than 10,000 business practitioners, clients and industry experts across the world. Lawyers win a listing in the guide based on their exceptional expertise, technical knowledge, reputation, innovation and contribution to their practice area's development, according to Legal Media Group, a division of Euromoney Institutional Investor.

"The ongoing representation of White & Case in the Women in Business Law Guide serves as testimony to the outstanding achievements of our women lawyers, reflecting their talent, hard work and dedication to the profession," said Partner Carina Radford (London), Chair of the Global Women's Initiative.

The White & Case partners listed in the Women in Business Law Guide are as follows:


  • Kim Marie Boylan (Washington, DC), Tax
  • Claudine Columbres (New York), Litigation
  • Eliza McDougall (New York), Banking & Finance
  • Rebecca Farrington (Washington, DC), Competition and Antitrust
  • Germaine Gurr (New York), Corporate/M&A
  • Arlene Arin Hahn (New York), TMT
  • Carolyn Lamm (Washington, DC), Commercial Arbitration
  • Taisa Markus (New York), Capital Markets
  • Elena Millerman (New York), Project Finance
  • Dolly Mirchandani (New York), Project Finance
  • Kerry O'Rourke Perri (New York), Trusts & Estates
  • Michelle Rutta (New York), Corporate/M&A
  • Ank Santens (New York), Commercial Arbitration
  • Tali Sealman (Silicon Valley), Corporate/M&A
  • Sabrena Silver (New York), Banking & Finance
  • Abby Cohen Smutny (Washington, DC), Commercial Arbitration
  • Anita Varma (Boston), Life Sciences & Patents


  • Paule Biensan (Paris), Project Finance
  • Melissa Butler (London), Capital Markets
  • Denise Diallo (Paris), Banking & Finance
  • Irina Dmitrieva (Moscow), Tax
  • Emmie Jones (London), Private Equity
  • Diane Lamarche (Paris), Litigation
  • Jacquelyn MacLennan (Brussels), Competition & Antitrust
  • Andrea Menaker (London), Commercial Arbitration
  • Caroline Miller Smith (London), Project Finance
  • Natalia Nikitina (Moscow), Banking & Finance
  • Veronica Pinotti (Milan), Competition & Antitrust
  • Laura Prater (London), Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Strati Sakellariou-Witt (Brussels), Competition & Antitrust
  • Anne Véronique Schlaepfer (Geneva), Commercial Arbitration
  • Tanja Tornkvist (Helsinki), Banking & Finance
  • Ingrid York (London), Structured Finance & Securitization


  • Bingna Guo (Beijing), White Collar
  • Kaya Proudian (Singapore), Capital Markets
  • Jessica Zhou (Hong Kong), Capital Markets