JD Supra Recognizes McGuireWoods Lawyers’ Thought Leadership in Readers Choice Awards

May 14, 2019

McGuireWoods lawyers have been honored by JD Supra, a leading distributor of customized legal and business content, as recipients of its Readers’ Choice Awards for highly read articles they wrote in 2018.

The awards recognize top authors for their reach with readers in a specific industry or for their thought leadership on key, cross-industry topics. Their audiences include top corporate executives and legal decision makers, journalists and other professionals who receive JD Supra’s curated content.

  • Geoff Cockrell, a Chicago partner, chair of the firm’s private equity group and a member of the firm’s Board of Partners, is honored as a top author on healthcare, life sciences and M&A.
  • Amber McGraw Walsh, a Chicago partner, chair of the firm’s Healthcare Department and a leading voice for advancing women in the private equity sector, is recognized as a top author on healthcare and M&A.

JD Supra also recognized an article titled “South Carolina Requires Cybersecurity Program for Insurance Licensees” by Pittsburgh associate Maria L. Sasinoski as the top-read article on the topics of cybersecurity and insurance.

Readers’ Choice Award recipients were chosen through analysis of JD Supra 2018 reader data. Across 26 key categories, JD Supra recognized the excellence and achievement of only 228 authors selected out of more than 50,000 who publish on the platform.