The firm appeared first in the rankings among 100 other leading law firms in three practice areas: Securities and White Collar, Real Estate and Bankruptcy. Other practice areas in which the firm received top ten rankings included: Competition, Insurance, Intellectual Property, M&A and Product Liability.
Law360’s 2014 rankings were based on partner headcount data from 300 US-based law firms. To be considered, partners in the practice group had to have spent the majority of their time on issues related to that practice. The data used is as of July 1. Law360 noted that the largest practice groups tended to be “full-service firms with partners strategically placed around the world.”