Leora Ben-Ami, who was named one of the top 10 litigators of 2007 by The National Law Journal, is set to leave Kaye Scholer for Kirkland & Ellis, according to a source familiar with the move. Ben-Ami won a $65.2 million verdict in a 2006 patent battle between her client ARIAD Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly and successfully defended Pfizer's Celebrex patent in 2007.
Kaye Scholer Patent Litigator Decamps to Kirkland & Ellis
The Am Law Daily
April 26, 2012