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Landis C. Best is a member of Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP's litigation practice group, and is Co-Administrative Partner of the Firm. Landis serves on Cahill's Women’s Initiatives, Legal Recruiting, and Information Technology Committees.
Landis's practice covers a broad spectrum, including securities litigation, government investigations, regulatory guidance, First Amendment/media litigation and appellate work. She represents and advises global corporations, multinational finance institutions, and leading media companies on many issues, including representation at various stages of litigation and appeals, as well as before government and regulatory bodies. Landis has represented or is currently representing the following companies and organizations: ABC, AIG, CBS, HSBC, Credit Suisse, The New Yorker, The New York Times Company, The Motion Picture Association of America, Starwood, Time Warner Cable, Zurich Reinsurance, and many others. Benchmark Litigation has recognized Landis as one of the Top 250 Women in Litigation in the United States.
Landis joined Cahill in 1995 after completing her clerkships, and became partner in 2001.
Landis is an active leader within the ABA's Section of Litigation and has held several leadership positions, including: co-chair of the First Amendment and Media Litigation Committee (2002-2006), Co-Managing Director (2011-2012), and National Co-Chair of the Judicial Intern Opportunity Program (current). Landis also served on the ABA's Standing Committee on Amicus Curiae Briefs (2009-2010). Landis serves as a member of the Rules Committee for the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. She is a frequent lecturer and author on media and communications issues.