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Stroock Partner Julia B. Strickland Named to the Los Angeles Daily Journal's "Top 100 Women Lawyers in California" List for 2016

Los Angeles, CA, April 20, 2016 -- Julia B. Strickland, chair of Stroock's Financial Services/Class Action Practice Group, has again been named one of California's "Top 100 Women Lawyers" by the Los Angeles Daily Journal.  This is the 11th year Ms. Strickland has been honored for her work and accomplishments.  The list recognizes women lawyers in California at the top of their practice.  Ms. Strickland is the managing partner of the Los Angeles office and is a member of the Firm's National Executive Committee.
The "Top 100 Women Lawyers" special issue highlights several of Ms. Strickland's matters, including defending JPMorgan Chase, PayPal and Discover against allegations of improper and unfair practices.  The article also featured Ms. Strickland’s representation of HSBC against accusations of imposing improper overdraft charges, as well as her defense of Citibank in its credit card arbitration agreement. 
Ms. Strickland represents clients across a wide range of industries, with a particular specialty in the representation of financial services companies, and has experience with the full range of litigation issues, having defended hundreds of complex and class actions through all stages of the litigation process.  She is widely recognized as one of the best litigators in the country.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is a law firm providing transactional, regulatory and litigation guidance to leading financial institutions, multinational corporations, investment funds and entrepreneurs in the U.S. and abroad.  Our emphasis on excellence and innovation has enabled us to maintain long-term relationships with our clients and made us one of the nation's leading law firms for almost 140 years.  Stroock's practice areas include capital markets/securities, commercial finance, mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, private equity, private funds, commodities and derivatives, employment law and benefits, energy and project finance, entertainment, environmental law, financial restructuring, financial services litigation, government relations, insurance, intellectual property, investment management, litigation, national security/CFIUS, personal client services, real estate, structured finance and tax. 

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