June 03, 2014 // Franchising.com // Taft partner Jeanne M. Cors was selected for inclusion in the third annual edition of Top 250 Women in Litigation, distributed by Benchmark Litigation. The publication recognizes outstanding female trial lawyers in the United States and honors their achievements. Cors was also selected as a "Top Litigation Star" in 2013 and 2014 by Benchmark Litigation.
Cors is a partner in Taft’s Litigation group, as well as the firm’s Antitrust, Corporate Compliance & White Collar Criminal Defense, FCPA and International Anti-Corruption, and Health and Life Sciences practices. She represents clients ranging from individuals to small privately-owned companies and partnerships to multi-national corporations. She has extensive experience litigating complex antitrust and criminal matters, including class actions, and she counsels clients regarding compliance issues. Cors represents clients before numerous federal and state enforcement agencies.
Cors received her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1999. She is the current treasurer of the board of governors of the Antitrust Section of the Ohio State Bar Association, and she is a member of the American Bar Association.
Female litigators listed in the publication were selected on the basis of peer review conducted for the 2015 edition of Benchmark Litigation, the parent publication of Top 250 Women in Litigation. Female local litigation stars from each 50 states plus the District of Columbia are listed in this guide. In states where no women had been featured as local litigation stars in the most recent edition of Benchmark, the editorial staff selected litigators from women chosen as future stars. The compendium of top 10 female litigators was selected on the basis of peer review, as well as the gravitas and depth of their overall careers in trial law.
Benchmark Litigation is the definitive guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys and the only publication on the market to focus exclusively on litigation in the United States. The guide’s results are the culmination of a six-month research period that allows our researchers to conduct extensive interviews with litigators and their clients. For more information, visit: http://www.benchmarklitigation.com.