ALM is pleased to announce its recognition of 50 law firms from across the country that accomplished the largest awards for their plaintiff clients in 2015. This year, these firms helped their clients win over $35 billion in recoveries, according to ALM’s Verdict Search.
This year’s ALM honorees were derived from hours of research, analysis and nomination vetting. To determine the Top 50 law firms, we examined ALM’s Verdict Search to identify the top verdicts and settlement amounts, as well as the firms that represented the most cases from July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015. The qualifications are as follows:
The editorial staff of The National Law Journal also vetted numerous nomination submissions for accomplishments from the same time period across seven categories of plaintiff lawyers, based on particular types of cases in which they’ve excelled. Those practice areas were:
The Elite Trial Lawyers awards celebration will be located at the The Plaza December 8, 2015. Come and celebrate with the winners at this prestigious event. Check back soon for more information on the awards ceremony dinner, networking, and sponsorship opportunities.
Honorees to be recognized at expanded Elite Trial Lawyers Awards in December New York, NY
November 4, 2015 – ALM's The National Law Journal has announced the Winning Litigators, a special report recognizing lawyers who prevail when substantial damages are at stake, set a large legal precedent and/or overcome an unfriendly jurisdiction. The list includes lawyers at Akin Gump Strauss Held & Feld, Coving & Burling, Kirkland & Ellis, Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, and many others from across the country. The report features 20 law firms, including profiles of lawyers and their teams, selected by the publication’s editorial team from more than 100 nominations. A full list of the lawyers/firms is available online here.
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