40 Downey Brand Attorneys Honored as The Best Lawyers in America® and Ones to Watch 2023

August 18, 2022

Three selected as 2023 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year”

Downey Brand is delighted to announce that 34 of our attorneys were chosen to represent The Best Lawyers in America® 2023, with three of those individuals—Jay-Allen Eisen (Sacramento) in Appellate Practice, Jeffrey Galvin (Sacramento) in Litigation – Trusts and Estates, and Megan Somogyi (San Francisco) in Administrative/Regulatory Law—being recognized by the highly acclaimed “Lawyer of the Year” honor. In addition to these achievements, six attorneys were selected for the publication’s “Ones to Watch” list.

For more than 30 years, The Best Lawyers in America has acknowledged America’s top legal talent by selecting candidates who excel in their specialized practice area. Honorees are chosen through a private, peer-reviewed process completed by thousands of established attorneys.

Here are the 34 Downey Brand attorneys who were honored by The Best Lawyers in America:

Here are the six Downey Brand attorneys named to the “Ones to Watch” list:

  • Dustin Amrein – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Real Estate
  • Kristin Capritto – Business Organizations, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Brian Hamilton – Environmental Law
  • Michael Laino – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction, Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Ryan Reed – Municipal Law
  • Patrick Veasy – Environmental Law