Honors and Awards

Blank Rome’s Linda Kornfeld and Stacy Phillips Named to 2018 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America

Blank Rome Partners Linda Kornfeld and Stacy D. Phillips, who are based in the Firm’s Los Angeles office, have once again been selected to the annual list of Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Lawyers in America. 

Each year, Lawdragon selects its list of 500 Leading Lawyers in America from a combination of editorial research by Lawdragon staff, submissions from law firms, and an online nomination form that allows visitors to recommend and comment on their favorite attorneys.

In their announcement of the 2018 list, Lawdragon editors state, "We’re proud of this year’s Lawdragon 500 for many reasons, including its inclusiveness, with 20 percent diversity and 34 percent women.” They continue, “These are lawyers who inspire with their public interest leadership, their vision of the rule of law and its relationship to our lives, our economies, and our governance."

Linda Kornfeld serves as vice chair of the Insurance Recovery group. She one of the nation’s most prominent insurance recovery attorneys, representing corporate policyholders in high-stakes litigation for more than 25 years. Using strategic, creative approaches in her trial and appellate practice, Linda assists her clients in the recovery of hundreds of millions of dollars in insurance assets. She is a strategic adviser to senior executives and in-house counsel on mitigating risk and maximizing insurance recoveries.


Stacy D. Phillips is a partner in the Matrimonial & Family Law group. She is one of the country’s most well-known and respected family law practitioners, having guided clients through critical transitions in their lives for more than 30 years. She handles primarily high-net-worth and high-profile divorce cases, with experience in every facet of family law. Stacy is also an author, sought-after commentator, speaker and writer, philanthropist, and a tireless advocate for children and families.