Awards & Ranking
Award
Law360

Law360 Names Nicolle Kownacki and Kelly Newman “Rising Stars of 2022”

From more than 1350 nominees, Law360 named White & Case lawyers Nicolle Kownacki (Counsel, Washington, DC) and Kelly Newman (Associate, Boston) among its "Rising Stars" for 2022. Law360 selects Rising Stars from among practicing lawyers under 40 years old, based on its evaluation of the lawyers' career accomplishments in their respective practice areas.

Kownacki, named in the International Arbitration category, focuses on arbitration-related litigation and enforcement proceedings around the world, as well as other U.S. litigations. She has built an impressive portfolio of clients involved in a wide range of arbitrations and litigations, particularly in matters involving foreign sovereigns, international immunities, and anti-terrorism litigation.

Newman, named in the Competition category, focuses on antitrust litigation, representing clients in both criminal and civil cases in the pharmaceutical, insurance, energy, and financial services industries. She has represented clients in bench and jury trials, as well as in appeals to the US Courts of Appeals.