Two young Reed Smith attorneys earned distinction as Law360 “Rising Stars” in 2019. The firm’s 2019 “Rising Stars” are Ben Love (International Arbitration) and Richard Hakes (Transportation/Litigation). 

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Law360 gives the annual “Rising Star” award to lawyers under 40 years of age who demonstrate outstanding career accomplishments. The publication considers more than 1,000 applications from numerous law firms and grants awards for work in more than 30 practice areas.

The two of them play leading roles in resolving significant international contract disputes and arranging finance for major shipping and aviation deals.