Mayer Brown announced today that Litigation & Dispute Resolution partner Archis Parasharami (Washington DC) has been named to Trending 40 and Legal Bisnow’s “2016 Trending 40 Lawyers Under 40” list, which honors top attorneys in Washington DC who have distinguished themselves in their firms, companies, and the government with exceptional performance and potential. Nominated by his peers, Mr. Parasharami was selected from a large pool of candidates by Trending 40 and Legal Bisnow’s committee of experts, who have deep experience in the Washington legal community.

Mr. Parasharami is the co-leader of Mayer Brown’s Consumer Litigation & Class Actions practice and a member of its Supreme Court & Appellate practice. He defends businesses in class action litigation in federal and state courts around the country; works on a wide variety of appellate matters; and advises companies on legislative and regulatory matters. He is the lead editor of the firm’s Class Defense Blog and serves as the Washington DC office’s hiring partner.

Trending 40 is an event and editorial program that recognizes the top talent in Washington DC’s legal, tech and association communities. Legal Bisnow is the media partner for Trending 40’s recognition program.