Mcca Rainmakers

MCCA’s Annual List of Rainmakers proves that the profession has talented diverse attorneys who also have valuable client development skills. MCCA honors attorneys from across the nation who have achieved success through innovative, consistent, and proactive business development. Their success stories offer insight and value to attorneys at every career stage.

The 2022 Rainmakers were honored for their accomplishments at MCCA’s 2022 Creating Pathways to Diversity Conference on October 17-19 and at the 2022 Diversity Gala on October 19. The profiles of all the past Rainmaker honorees can be found below and their sponsored spotlight videos can be found here.

Our goal is for the honorees to embody a wide representation, including race/ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, attorneys with disabilities, geographic location, and practice area.

Eligibility Requirements
  • Past MCCA Rainmakers are NOT eligible.
  • Past nominees who were NOT selected ARE encouraged to reapply.
  • Nominated attorneys must have a proven record of compiling a book of business exceeding $5 million annually, including over the past 3 years.
  • Nominated attorneys must have demonstrated extraordinary commitment and service to the community.
  • Demonstrate a deep commitment to diversity, equity & inclusion.
  • Nominated attorneys must have outstanding pro bono contributions. Please provide details on the number of clients served, numbers of hours contributed, impact of the service on clients, and/or the impact of the service on a pro bono program and/or community.
  • Firms may choose to proffer more than one person, but a firm will not be represented by more than one attorney in the final group.
  • Self-nomination is accepted.

2022 Rainmakers

We present to you 15 exceptional and diverse attorneys whose business acumen, passion, and dedication to proactive client development have set them apart as leaders in the legal profession. MCCA’s 2022 Rainmakers were recognized at the 2022 Creating Pathways to Diversity Conference on October 18 and at the Diversity Gala on October 19 for their professional achievements and commitment to improving his/her community.

* Learn more about our 2022 Rainmakers in the gallery below.

Purvi Patel Albers

Purvi PATEL Albers

Partner & Board Member,
Haynes & Boone, LLP

MEET PURVI  >
Sponsored Honoree Video  >

Monica Arora

Monica Arora

Partner & Co-Head, Private Funds Group,
Proskauer Rose LLP

MEET MONICA  >

Neeraj Arora

Neeraj Arora

Partner, Co-Leader: Energy Industry Team & Deputy Practice Group Leader: Energy & Project Development,
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

MEET NEERAJ  >

Gopal Burgher

Gopal Burgher

Managing Partner,
BurgherGray LLP

MEET GOPAL  >

Manual Cachán

Manuel F. Cachán

Partner, Co-Head of Trials Practice Group,
Proskauer Rose LLP

MEET MANUEL  >

Jaret Davis

Jaret L. Davis

Co-Managing Shareholder of the Miami Office,
Greenberg Traurig, P.A.

MEET JARET  >

Lillian S. Hardy

Partner, Investigations, White Collar, and Fraud/Crisis Leadership Team,
Hogan Lovells

MEET LILLIAN  >

Patricia Holmes

Patricia Brown Holmes

Managing Partner,
Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila LLP

MEET PATRICIA  >

Young Lee

Young Lee

Partner,
Orrick

MEET YOUNG  >

Purvi Patel Albers

Kecia J. Reynolds

Partner, Leader Section 337 IP Litigation,
Paul Hastings LLP

MEET KECIA  >

Anjan Sahni

Anjan Sahni

Partner-in-Charge, New York Office
WilmerHale

MEET ANJAN  >

Craig Thompson

Craig A. Thompson

Partner,
Venable LLP

MEET CRAIG  >

Denice Tokunaga

Denice Tokunaga

Partner,
SeyFarth Shaw LLP

MEET DENICE  >

Mark Whitaker

Mark Whitaker

Global Co-Chair, IP Litigation,
Morrison Foerster

MEET MARK >

Chris Wilson

Chris Wilson

Partner,
Goodwin Procter LLP

MEET CHRIS  >

PAST MCCA RAINMAKERS

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