Debevoise & Plimpton LLP partners Jonathan Adler, Catherine Amirfar and Sue Meng have been recognized by Law360 as 2021 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. Editors reviewed over 900 submissions to determine the winners.
This year’s trio of Debevoise honorees showcases the firm’s extensive breadth of practice.
- Jonathan Adler, Fund Formation MVP. Mr. Adler is a corporate partner and member of the firm’s Investment Management Group. His practice focuses on advising sponsors of private investment funds, including buyout, growth capital, energy, infrastructure and credit funds.
- Catherine Amirfar, International Arbitration MVP. Ms. Amirfar is a litigation partner and co-chair of the firm's International Dispute Resolution and Public International Law Groups and member of the firm’s Management Committee. She routinely represents multinational corporations, sovereign states and international organizations before international arbitration tribunals and U.S. and international courts.
- Sue Meng, Mergers & Acquisitions MVP. Ms. Meng is a corporate partner and member of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity and Technology, Media & Telecommunications Groups and co-chair of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee. Her practice focuses on advising public companies, private equity firms, boards of directors and special committees in connection with mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and other significant corporate matters.