Miami of counsel Cristina Pérez Soto, a member of Jones Day's Global Disputes and Investigations & White Collar Defense teams, has been named among the Daily Business Review's "Most Effective Lawyers" of 2017.
This video describes Jones Day's Anti-Human Trafficking Project, and features lawyers who describe how and why the project was undertaken.
Jones Day has joined forces with the North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Law's IP Law Institute, as well as Fish & Richardson and the SAS Institute Inc., to launch the Post-Grant Clinic.
On July 20, the Executive Director of the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, Eric Angel, and his colleagues presented Kristen Lejnieks
, partner in the Washington Office
Business with Legal Aid Society's new Making Justice Real Pro Bono Award related to her work for the Housing Right to Counsel Project. Kristen has coordinated Jones Day's participation in this project that aims to expand access to counsel dramatically for tenants in subsidized housing facing eviction.
Bárbara Santisteban, Jones Day Mergers & Acquisitions associate, is a recipient of Her Justice’s 2017 Champion for Justice Award. According to Her Justice’s website, Bárbara is known for her work on pro bono immigration matters because of her "remarkable ability to navigate the difficulties of immigration bureaucracy, often solving stuck or complicated cases. We’re highlighting Bárbara’s impressive and steadfast commitment throughout her past five years volunteering with Her Justice."