Debevoise Partners Recognized for “All-Star” Client Service

9 April 2018

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP partners John Gleeson, William D. Regner and Julie M. Riewe have been recognized by BTI Consulting Group as “leaders in superior client service.”

In announcing the 2018 Client Service All-Star Attorneys, BTI noted that “[t]his year’s leaders in client service have proven their client service prowess to legal decision makers on an ongoing basis—fostering and maintaining strong client relationships day in and day out.”

For the past 17 years, BTI has published the definitive ranking of client service excellence for the corporate law firm market. Their focus is on which law firms legal decision makers recognize for delivering the absolute best client service on a consistent basis. Awardees are determined through in-depth, independent interviews with top legal decision makers at large and Fortune 1000 companies.

The Debevoise lawyers named 2018 BTI Client Service All-Stars are emblematic of the firm’s commitment to client service:

  • John Gleeson – Mr. Gleeson is a trial and appellate lawyer and company advisor who was a federal judge for 22 years before joining the firm in 2016. He is a litigation partner in the White Collar & Regulatory Defense and Commercial Litigation Groups. Recognized by The Legal 500 US (2017), his practice focuses on internal investigations, white collar defense and complex civil litigation.
  • William D. Regner – Mr. Regner is a corporate partner, Co-Head of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group and a member of the Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Financial Institutions and Corporate Governance Groups. He focuses on public company transactions and corporate governance matters and advises boards, special committees and senior management on governance issues, including activist challenges and risk management.
  • Julie M. Riewe – Ms. Riewe is a litigation partner based in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office and is a member of the firm’s White Collar & Regulatory Defense Group. Her practice focuses on securities-related enforcement and compliance issues and internal investigations, and she has significant experience with matters involving private equity funds, hedge funds, mutual funds, business development companies, separately managed accounts and other asset managers.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a premier law firm with market-leading practices, a global perspective and strong New York roots. We deliver effective solutions to our clients’ most important legal challenges, applying clear commercial judgment and a distinctively collaborative approach.