Honors and Awards

Linda Kornfeld and Stacy Phillips Named “Most Influential Women Attorneys” by Los Angeles Business Journal

Blank Rome Partners Linda Kornfeld and Stacy D. Phillips have been selected to Los Angeles Business Journal’s annual list honoring 75 of the region’s most influential women attorneys. Last month, Linda and Stacy also shared the honor of being named to the Lawdragon 500 for 2018.

This year’s honorees were selected for their “exceptional legal skill and achievement across the full spectrum of responsibility, exemplary leadership as evidenced by the highest professional and ethical standards, and for their contributions to the Los Angeles community at large.” To see the full “Most Influential Women Attorneys” supplement, please click here.

From Los Angeles Business Journal:


Partner, Vice-Chair Insurance Recovery Practice, Blank Rome LLP

Linda Kornfeld is one of the nation’s top insurance recovery lawyers. She is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Blank Rome LLP, and a vice-chair of the firm’s national Insurance Recovery practice. She joined Blank Rome in October 2017, along with a team of insurance lawyers, from Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP, where she was co-head of the insurance recovery group and Managing Partner of its Los Angeles office. Clients turn to Kornfeld for her strategic counsel, calm demeanor, creative approaches, and responsive service. She has played a key role in the nation’s most prominent, high-stakes insurance coverage litigation for more than 25 years, assisting her clients in the recovery of hundreds of millions of dollars in insurance assets in complex matters at trial and through settlements. Her clients range from telecommunications companies, universities, and real estate developers, to manufacturers and non-profit organizations. She also advises senior executives and in-house counsel on ways to mitigate risk and maximize their insurance recoveries.


Partner, Blank Rome LLP

Certified Family Law Specialist Stacy D. Phillips is a partner in the Matrimonial and Family Law Practice in the Los Angeles office of Blank Rome LLP. Phillips’ former law firm, Phillips Lerner ALC, joined Blank Rome in 2016, bringing the talent and experience of one of the west coast’s premiere boutique family law practices to Blank Rome, thus creating the only bi-coastal large firm family law practice in the country. At Blank Rome, Phillips represents a wide variety of high net worth, high profile, and celebrity clients as they undergo the significant and often difficult changes involved in divorce and custody matters. She has guided clients through critical transitions in their lives for more than 30 years, with experience in all facets of family law, including: complex divorce actions, high-conflict custody cases, domestic violence cases, same-sex divorce/dissolution matters, paternity cases, and pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements. Phillips is also an author, noted philanthropist, sought-after commentator, panel moderator, and speaker.