McDermott Partner Russell Hayman Named “Client Service All-Star”


LOS ANGELES (April 10, 2018) – International law firm McDermott Will & Emery is proud to announce that first chair litigator, Russell Hayman, has been named a “Client Service All-Star” in the 2018 edition of BTI’s annual report recognizing the nation’s top lawyers for excellence in client service. Nominated and selected by corporate counsel, the list distinguishes individuals with stand-out performances for their exceptional dedication to the clients they serve.

Russell is an experienced trial lawyer who represents clients in complex criminal and civil cases. His recent achievements include favorable federal jury verdicts on behalf of Plantronics, BlackBerry and Diablo. Russell is also an integral part of McDermott’s roster of highly regarded health care litigators. His recent cases include criminal and civil health care fraud matters, as well as complex antitrust, patent and trade secret federal jury trials.

Chambers USA 2017 praised Russell for his client service; with his peers saying he is “exceptionally diligent and thorough in his investigative work” with skills as “an extremely effective oral advocate.”

McDermott’s has a history of being recognized by BTI for client service, most recently with the selection of three Client Service All-Stars in 2017, including skilled trial lawyer and former chairman, Peter J. Sacripanti. McDermott, as a Firm, has also been recently recognized by BTI as a member of the Client Service A-Team for 2018, which placed McDermott among the top 30 law firms for client service.

About McDermott

McDermott Will & Emery is a premier international law firm with a diversified business practice. Numbering more than 1,000 lawyers, we have offices in Boston, Brussels, Chicago, Dallas, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Milan, Munich, New York, Orange County, Paris, Seoul, Silicon Valley and Washington, DC. Further extending our reach into Asia, we have a strategic alliance with MWE China Law Offices in Shanghai.