New York and Boston Partners Named Northeast Trailblazers

The American Lawyer

May 31, 2022

The American Lawyer has recognized New York partner Justin Hamill and Boston partner Emily Taylor in its Northeast Trailblazers report, which honors lawyers who have moved the needle in the legal industry and are viewed as agents of change.

Justin Hamill, a corporate partner and Global Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, represents clients in a range of complex corporate matters, with a focus on high-value M&A and private equity deals. His published profile by The American Lawyer highlights his role as an early leader in special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) transactions.

Emily Taylor, a corporate partner in the Emerging Companies Practice, advises emerging companies, particularly in the life sciences, technology, and retail industries, as they structure and form new businesses, on complex business transactions, and on day-to-day corporate matters. Taylor’s published profile explores how her business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit afford close, long-standing client relationships. She says that “taking the time to understand the client’s business goals allows me to provide more useful legal advice.”

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