Jeannette Bander Named a Law360 Rising Star

July 1, 2021

Jeannette Bander has been named a Law360 Rising Star for her work in the executive compensation and benefits fields. In many of her recent matters, Jeannette helped clients transform their business to adapt to major market shifts, particularly in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, to ensure business continuity.
Law360 highlighted Jeannette’s ability to help clients navigate complex executive compensation and benefits issues in major transactions, including:

  • Advising California Resources Corporation, the largest oil and natural gas producer in California, in its Chapter 11 restructuring
  • Guiding DraftKings through a complex merger and equity offering creating the world’s first vertically integrated sports betting and online gaming company
  • Helping Fiat Chrysler Automobiles compete its merger-of-equals with Peugeot to create Stellantis, the world’s fourth-largest automaker by volume and third largest by revenue.
“One of my favorite aspects of staying at Sullivan & Cromwell for so long is getting to build relationships with clients,” Jeannette told Law360, adding, “It's motivating to me to get up every day and continue those relationships.”
The award recognizes the top legal talent under 40, with winners “practicing at a level usually seen from veteran attorneys.”
Read Jeannette’s Law360 Rising Star profile here.