Pauline Morgan and Anne Gaza Named 2015 Women Leaders in the Law

November 1, 2015Press Release


Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP partners Pauline Morgan and Anne Gaza were selected as 2015 Women Leaders in the Law.  Peer-rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell®, Women Leaders in the Law are profiled in a special section of Fortune, which also features Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women.  According to Fortune, these Women Leaders “exhibit the highest level of professional excellence.”

Pauline Morgan serves as Chair of Young Conaway’s Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Section and is a member of the firm’s Management Committee. She has been practicing business bankruptcy law for more than 25 years, representing debtors and secured and unsecured creditors in some of the nation’s largest Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases. Recently, Ms. Morgan was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy and was appointed by the Chief Judge of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals to serve on the Merit Selection Committee for bankruptcy judges in the District of Delaware.  Anne Gaza is a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property Section and serves as co-chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee. An accomplished litigator, she represents national and international clients in significant intellectual property and commercial cases in Delaware’s state and federal courts.   A Fellow in and Delaware State Chair of the American Bar Foundation, Ms. Gaza is also a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America and was recently named to the IAM Patent 1000. She also serves as a neutral arbitrator through the American Arbitration Association.  Both Ms. Morgan and Ms. Gaza have written and spoken extensively on areas relevant to their respective legal practices.

“Young Conaway is honored that the accomplishments of Pauline Morgan and Anne Gaza have been recognized for a second time by Martindale-Hubbell® and Fortune magazine,” noted Vice-Chairman Robert Brady.  “Ms. Morgan and Ms. Gaza are committed to providing their clients with exceptional service.  They are also outstanding leaders in the legal community and important mentors to attorneys at our firm.”

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Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP, one of Delaware's largest law firms, counsels national and international clients handling sophisticated advisory and litigation matters involving bankruptcy, intellectual property, corporate and alternative entity law. The Firm also guides regional businesses through a myriad of employment, education, real estate, tax, estate planning, environmental, and banking issues.