McGuireWoods and its full-service public affairs arm, McGuireWoods
Consulting, were recognized five times for thought leadership and honored
as the top firm on the topic of healthcare by JD Supra, a leading
distributor of customized legal and business content, in its Readers’
The awards recognize top firms and writers for their reach with readers in
a specific industry or for thought leadership on key, cross-industry
topics. Readers include top corporate executives and legal decision makers,
journalists and other professionals who receive JD Supra’s curated content.
Stephanie Kennan, senior vice president with McGuireWoods Consulting, was named JD Supra’s
No. 1 healthcare author and was recognized for thought leadership on the
topic of life sciences. Kennan, a member of McGuireWoods Consulting’s
federal public affairs team, advises clients on healthcare policy issues.
McGuireWoods Chicago partner
Amber McGraw Walsh, chair of the firm’s
Healthcare Department and a leading voice for advancement of
women in the private equity sector, was recognized as a top author on the topics of healthcare and M&A.
Geoff Cockrell, co-chair of the
private equity group and a member of the firm’s Board of Partners, was honored as a top M&A
Readers’ Choice Award recipients were chosen through analysis of JD Supra
2019 reader data. Across 26 key categories, JD Supra recognized the
excellence and achievement of only 235 authors selected out of more than
50,000 who publish on the platform.