Debevoise & Plimpton partners David Bernstein and Maura Monaghan have been recognized by Law360 as 2020 MVPs. This highly competitive distinction is awarded annually to a select group of lawyers consistently securing hard-earned success in high-stakes litigation, complex global matters and record breaking deals. This year, editors reviewed over 900 submissions to determine the winners.
This year’s pair of Debevoise honorees showcases the firm’s extensive breadth of practice.
- David Bernstein, Intellectual Property MVP. Mr. Bernstein is a litigation partner and Chair of the Intellectual Property Group. He focuses on intellectual property and unfair competition matters including trademark and trade dress infringement and dilution, false advertising law, and Internet and domain name law. Mr. Bernstein also is an active arbitrator, including with the World Intellectual Property Organization Arbitration and Mediation Center, the National Arbitration Forum, the London Court of International Arbitration, and the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre.
- Maura Monaghan, Healthcare MVP. Ms. Monaghan is a litigation partner and Co-Chair of the Commercial Litigation and Healthcare & Life Sciences Groups. Her practice focuses on a wide range of complex commercial litigation matters, including products liability and mass tort litigation and environmental, healthcare, regulatory and criminal investigations and arbitration.