Top 250 Women - Midwest


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Top 250 Women in Litigation - Midwest



Full-service litigation hub Maynard Cooper & Gale is home to returning Top 250 star Angel West. A distinguished trial lawyer, West routinely handles high exposure litigation matters, including class actions, product liability, and commercial litigation. She continues to litigate a variety of matters, serving as lead counsel in consumer class actions and ERISA litigation on behalf of several confidential clients. West is also a noted expert in insurance and financial services litigation.



Erin Rhinehart
serves as co-managing partner of Ohio-based litigation firm Faruki. An advocate on class action matters in state and federal courts, Rhinehart is recognized for her representation of clients in the consumer, health care, mass tort, and environmental industries. She is currently active defending CareSource in a breach of contract case filed by a provider, and is also defending the healthcare company in a putative class action matter filed by two former members who allege claims for breach of contract and misrepresentation in connection with the provider directory. Rhinehart also obtained a successful dismissal of all claims against her client LexisNexis in an action which alleged violation of the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practice Act.


August 2022