The International Financial Law Review (IFLR) recently announced its Rising Stars for the 2021 Americas Awards, recognizing Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers Fiona Henderson (New York) for aviation and Kimberly Cheeseman (Houston) for labor and employment.
The Rising Stars Awards aim to recognize the outstanding work done by the region's emerging leaders. These individuals are associates, of counsel and new partners who have been rising to prominence within their chosen practices.
Henderson is a senior counsel in the firm's aviation group, based in New York. She has extensive experience advising lenders, investors, issuers and operating lessors on cross-border financing, sale and leasing transactions, primarily in the aviation sector.
Cheeseman is a senior associate in the firm's employment and labor group. She is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for Labor and Employment Law.