Partner, Quinn Emmanuel Urqhart & Sullivan

Lazar Raynal


Lazar Raynal is an internationally recognized, preeminent trial lawyer and a proud Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Lazar joined Quinn Emanuel in 2017. Previously, Lazar was the Global Chair of McDermott Will & Emery’s Litigation Practice Group, where he also served on the firm’s Management and Executive Committees and was co-chair of the Trust & Estate Controversy Practice.

Lazar provides legal counsel to clients on fiduciary and complex commercial litigation, including management of litigation across U.S. and non-U.S. jurisdictions. He has been lead trial counsel in a number of “bet-the-company” cases before juries, judges and arbitrators. He also has led numerous internal investigations for clients in response to governmental investigations and civil suits. Lazar has represented some of the wealthiest families and well-known private businesses in the world as well. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison (B.S., 1985) and the University of Notre Dame Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1988).