Mayer Brown announced that Supreme Court & Appellate partner Brian D. Netter (Washington DC) has been named to The National Law Journal’s “DC’s Rising Stars” list, which highlights 40 of “the most accomplished young attorneys in the DC area.” (View article.)

The National Law Journal recognized Mr. Netter for “put[ting] his problem-solving skills to work at all levels of the court system.” The publication highlighted his securing a victory for the DC Council on the district’s budget autonomy. Mr. Netter also was lauded for his work on two US Supreme Court briefings and his successful opposition of a death sentence review.

Mr. Netter briefs and argues high-profile and complex cases. His experience covers a broad range of substantive areas, and he frequently litigates cases involving administrative law, constitutional law and ERISA. Much of Mr. Netter’s work involves issues of first impression in the federal courts.