JD Supra recognized Foley & Lardner LLP as a firm, as well as litigation partners John Trentacosta and Ann Marie Uetz, with “Top Firm: Transportation” and “Top Authors: Transportation” awards as part of its 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards, which acknowledges firms and attorneys for their thought leadership in key topics during 2021. Trentacosta was named as the No. 1 author in the Transportation category.
Trentacosta and Uetz produce comprehensive automotive industry supply chain coverage with weekly articles on the challenges facing the industry. They discuss the latest shortages, developments, and trends as they emerge and as COVID-19 continues to impact global trade. They provide insight into the pandemic’s impact unique to the automotive industry and challenges with supply chain disruption, specifically accommodations made for distressed suppliers.
Trentacosta is a member of Foley’s Manufacturing Sector. He is actively involved in drafting and litigating contracts commonly used in the manufacturing and automotive industries. He frequently represents clients in supply chain disputes, particularly automotive and supplier-manufacturer disputes in the automotive and manufacturing industries.
Uetz is member of Foley’s Manufacturing Sector, leads the firm’s Coronavirus Task Force, and is co-founder of the firm’s Coronavirus Resource Center. She represents upper and middle-market businesses in their contracts and business disputes, focusing on the manufacturing industry – chiefly suppliers in the automotive and defense industries. She advises her clients on issues presented by financially distressed suppliers, as well as on acquisitions, procurement, and supply contracts and disputes that arise within the supply chain.
The 2022 JD Supra Readers’ Choice Awards recognize 267 authors from among the approximately 65,000 who published on the organization’s platform throughout 2021, and highlight 28 large firms for thought leadership visibility during the year.