LOS ANGELES, CA – April 19, 2023 – Kaplan Marino announced today that Partner Nina Marino has been selected as an honoree by Los Angeles Business Journal recognizing the city’s most influential women attorneys. The “Women of Influence: Attorneys” list recognizes women lawyers that have been recognized for exceptional legal skill and achievement across the full spectrum of responsibility, exemplary leadership as evidenced by the highest professional and ethical standards, and for contributions to the Los Angeles community at large.
“Marino likes to save people. Right from the start, clients understand that she takes their cases as personally as they do. Her presentations before US Attorneys introduce new perspectives, compelling context and workable paths to resolution,” states the issue published earlier this week.
A prominent member of the criminal defense bar, Marino is recognized for more than 25 years of professional excellence as the recipient of the American Bar Association’s 2017 Charles English Award, the highest national award for work in the field of criminal justice. Marino holds leadership roles on several ABA committees, including as council member for the Criminal Justice Section and founder of the Women in White Collar Subcommittee. In addition, Nina served as the Appointed Chair of the Ninth Circuit Lawyer Representatives for the Central District of California.
Recently, Marino has been recognized as a “Leading Lawyer in America” by Lawdragon and named to the Top 50 Women Southern California Super Lawyers List. She is recognized by U.S. News and World Report Best Lawyers’ top practitioners in white collar criminal defense as well as Chambers USA.