Rimon welcomes International attorney Katie Hyman as Partner in its Washington D.C. office

News Rimon welcomes International attorney Katie Hyman as Partner in its Washington D.C. office Katie Hyman · September 9, 2020

Rimon is proud to welcome Katie Hyman as a Partner in its Washington D.C. office. She joins Rimon from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. Ms. Hyman is the 19th partner to join the firm so far this year.

Ms. Hyman is widely experienced in international dispute resolution, including multijurisdictional, offshore, and investor-state matters. She practices out of New York, is admitted as a special legal consultant in the District of Columbia, and is qualified as an English Solicitor, expanding Rimon’s presence in England and Wales, which currently includes partners Richard ErnestFederico Salinas, and Sam Miller.

At Rimon, Ms. Hyman joins an experienced and rapidly expanding team of attorneys focused on international dispute resolution and cross-border transactions, including Partner Stephen Diaz. The firm is focused on growing its international capabilities and has recently opened new offices in Dubai, Moscow, Warsaw, Sydney, and Shenzhen. Rimon represents clients around the globe in complex local, national, and multinational commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, and cross-border investments, as well as in high-profile disputes, the protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights, international tax considerations, and more.

“We’re extremely excited to welcome Katie to our team,” said Michael Moradzadeh, CEO of Rimon Law.  “Katie’s experience in complex, cross-border dispute resolution fits perfectly into our firm’s suite of growing capabilities. Her expertise will be a great asset to our firm and to her new partners.”

“I was drawn to Rimon’s unique model, in which clients receive excellent services with flexible, creative fee structures, and attorneys are incentivized to work efficiently and collaboratively, using cutting-edge technology. I’m looking forward to sharing these advantages with my clients and working with Rimon’s team of diverse and talented lawyers,” said Ms. Hyman.

Ms. Hyman is a member of Victoria Associates, an elite international arbitration practice group comprised of international arbitration specialists, which enhances her practice and ability to serve clients with transnational disputes. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and accepts arbitrator appointments in addition to her practice as counsel.

Ms. Hyman earned an LL.M from the Georgetown University Law Center, a GDL and LPC from BPP Law School, and a B.A. from the University of Leeds.

Rimon has 32 offices across four continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation and has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America’s most innovative law firms. The firm’s Managing Partners were both named ‘Legal Rebels’ by the American Bar Association’s ABA Journal and have spoken on innovations in the practice of law at Harvard and Stanford Law Schools. Rimon and its lawyers have also received numerous awards for excellence, including from Best Lawyers and Chambers & Partners.