The nation’s top plaintiffs’ lawyers were recognized for their work during our Elite Trial Lawyers banquet in New York City this past Thursday.

Firms were recognized for their work in antitrust, securities litigation and business torts, among other categories. This year’s awards ceremony honored Berger Montague’s H. Laddie Montague Jr. with a lifetime achievement award, and Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll’s Betsy Miller with the Keith Givens Visionary Award.

The awards ceremony also honored the recipients in this year’s categories for Elite Women of the Plaintiffs Bar and Rising Stars.

Here’s a list of the winners and honorees in each category.

Environmental Protection

Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll

Human Rights

Sanford Heisler Sharp

Medical Malpractice

Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman

Insurance Liability

Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing

Diversity Initiative

Edelson

Products Liability

Simmons Hanly Conroy

Employment Rights

Sanford Heisler Sharp

Lifetime Achievement Award

H. Laddie Montague Jr.

Keith Givens Visionary Award

Betsy Miller, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll

Business Torts

Reid Collins & Tsai

Consumer Protection

Edelson

Government Representation

Motley Rice

Class Action

Edelson

Labaton Sucharow

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd

Antitrust

Hausfeld

Mass Torts

Motley Rice

Discrimination

Wigdor

Pharmaceutical Litigation

Berger Montague

Intentional Torts

Clare Locke

Trial Strategy Innovation

Keller Lenkner

Civil Rights

Robins Kaplan

Securities Liability

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd

Catastrophic Injury

McNicholas & McNicholas

Privacy/Data Breach

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd

Elite Women of the Plaintiffs Bar

Esther Berezofsky, Motley Rice

Emma Gilmore, Pomerantz

Lisa Banks, Katz Marshall & Banks

Jayne Conroy, Simmons Hanly & Conroy

Lexi Hazam, Lieff Cabraser

Emmy Levens, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll

Deborah Marcuse, Sanford Heisler Sharp

Laura Posner, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll

Amy Keller, DiCello Levitt Gutzler

Roberta Kaplan, Kaplan Hecker & Fink

Annika Martin, Lieff Cabraser

Rising Stars

Parvin Aminolroaya, Seeger Weiss

Daryoush Behbood, Pomerantz

Katie Bennett, Robins Kaplan

Rebecca E. Boon, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann

Molly J. Bowen, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll

Tracy Brammeier, Clifford Law Offices

Joshua J. Bruckerhoff, Reid Collins & Tsai

Kevin R. Budner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein

Cory Buland, Susman Godfrey

Jack Casciato, Clifford Law Offices

James T. Christie, Labaton Sucharowp

Jesse-Justin Cuevas, Susman Godfrey

Marta Davidson, Clifford Law Offices

Sean Duddy, Keller Lenkner

Scott R. Foglietta, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann

Camille Fundora Rodriguez, Berger Montague

Danielle Fuschetti, Sanford Heisler Sharp

Sarah T. Hansel, Motley Rice

Chuck Haskins, Clifford Law Offices

Justin J. Hawal, DiCello Levitt Gutzler

Meegan Hollywood, Robins Kaplan

Omar Jafri, Pomerantz

Emily Jeffcott, Morgan & Morgan

Ross Kamhi, Labaton Sucharow

Krysta Kauble Pachman, Susman Godfrey

Sarah King, Clifford Law Offices

Joshua Matz, Kaplan Hecker & Fink

Brian Morrison, Tadler Law

Mark Musico, Susman Godfrey

Nathaniel J. Palmer, Reid Collins Tsai

Dustin Pusch, Clare Locke

Tanvir H. Rahman, Wigdor

Marquel Reddish Longtin, Keller Lenkner

Anupama Reddy, Joseph Saveri Law Firm

Nick Spear, Susman Godfrey

Mark Suter, Berger Montague

Jessica Weiner, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll

Jessica Westerman, Katz, Marshall & Banks

Harris Yegelwel, Morgan & Morgan

Michael Yoder, Reid Collins & Tsai