The Century City Bar Association has named its 2020 “Lawyers of the Year” in six practice areas. Awards will be presented at the CCBA’s 52nd Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony at the Intercontinental Hotel, Century City on May 6, 2020.
Foley partner Byron McLain was named the White Collar Lawyer of the Year.
Lucas Messenger, President of the CCBA, expressed his enthusiasm for this year's slate of honorees, saying: “They have distinguished themselves not only as being among the most accomplished lawyers in their respective fields of expertise, but as leaders in Southern California's law and business community as well.”
Lori Werderitch, President-Elect of the CCBA, adds: "Century City is home to some of the most sophisticated and respected attorneys in the fields of personal injury, corporate and securities, bankruptcy, labor and employment, white collar, and entertainment. This year's honorees have set examples not only for legal excellence, but for dedication to the entire legal community."
With more than 4,000 lawyers in Century City, the CCBA’s mission is to provide top-quality legal education, enhance and promote the sense of community among Century City lawyers, honor Century City lawyers who have achieved extraordinary accomplishments, and provide leadership opportunities to lawyers who participate in the CCBA.