Katten is proud to announce that four of the firm's Financial Markets and Funds attorneys were named top authors by JD Supra as part of their 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards.

Special counsel Gary DeWaal was named for his work in Securities. Gary is the sole author of Bridging the Week, a weekly Katten blog that features articles pertaining to securities, derivatives, cryptoassets, and other legal and regulatory matters.

UK partner Carolyn Jackson was recognized in Securities, as well as Finance & Banking. Carolyn frequently authors articles regarding the Commodities Futures Trading Commission, the European Market Infrastructure Regulation and the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority.

UK partner Nathaniel Lalone was recognized for his insights into Finance & Banking. Nathaniel is a frequent contributor regarding UK topics, including International Organization of Securities Commissions issues, digital finance consultation, and noteworthy FCA news regarding dual- and solo-regulated firms.

Neil Robson, also a UK partner, was named for his work in both Securities and International Law. Neil has authored numerous articles regarding topics such as environmental, social and governance (ESG) and sustainable finance; business continuity and regulated activities; short sale restrictions; and FCA issues.

The Readers' Choice Awards recognize top authors and firms who were read by C-suite executives, in-house counsel, media and other professionals across the JD Supra platform during 2019.