Selendy Gay Elsberg Partners Recognized by Benchmark Litigation

August 8, 2022

Selendy Gay Elsberg Partners Recognized by Benchmark Litigation

Several of Selendy Gay Elsberg’s partners have been recognized by Benchmark Litigation.

Lena Konanova and Oscar Shine, were named to Benchmark’s 40 & Under list, which recognizes of the nation’s most notable up-and-coming litigation attorneys. Konanova has now been awarded this distinction two years in a row, and 2022 marks Shine’s debut on the list.

Konanova is notable for her recent work representing the American Federation of Teachers in claims against the US Department of Education, and Shine for his successful history of representing plaintiffs in cryptocurrency disputes.

Benchmark Litigation further named Faith Gay and Caitlin Halligan to their list of the Top 250 Women in Litigation in the United States. Gay and Halligan have made the list annually since 2017 and 2019, respectively. 

Gay is recognized for her extensive experience, including serving as lead counsel in more than 35 jury trials and successfully navigating investigations for scores of Fortune 500 Companies and high profile clients.  Halligan is a leading appellate attorney, who has argued several cases in the US Supreme Court and formerly served as solicitor general for the State of New York.