September 9, 2013 / Press Release

Porter Wright's Kathleen Trafford named to 'Benchmark Top 250 Women in Litigation' for second year

Kathleen M. Trafford, chair of Porter Wright's Appellate Practice Group and partner in the firm's Litigation Department, has been selected to appear in the 2nd edition of the Benchmark Top 250 Women in Litigation.

The Top 250 Women in Litigation guide honors top female litigators in all 50 states and the District of Columbia for achievement in their field. Peer review and overall depth of litigation careers were important elements during the research process. The women trial lawyers chosen for the guide were selected from their respective states' roster of local litigation stars featured in the latest edition of peer-reviewed parent publication, Benchmark Litigation.

The new guide will be distributed with the 2014 edition of Benchmark Litigation later this year.

Trafford is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers and has been recognized by Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in America® and Ohio Super Lawyers®.

About Benchmark
In its seventh edition, Benchmark Litigation provides analysis of the best commercial and financial litigators and law firms in the United States to general counsel at the country’s preeminent corporations, investment banks and financial institutions. In addition to covering the national litigation market, Benchmark identifies the leaders in the antitrust, insurance, intellectual property, international arbitration, product liability, securities and white-collar crime markets.