Best Law Firms for Appellate Litigation

Not every firm is created equal. Find out how top firms stack up when it comes to appellate litigation.

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Top Ranked

2014 Rank 2013 Rank Change Company % of Votes Location
1 1 Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP 28.45 Los Angeles, CA
2 2 Williams & Connolly LLP 20.29 Washington, DC
3 3 Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP 17.24 New York, NY
4 5 WilmerHale 14.90 Washington, DC
5 4 Mayer Brown LLP 14.08 Chicago, IL
6 6 Sidley Austin LLP 12.90 Chicago, IL
7 11 Jones Day 11.73 Washington, DC
8 8 Covington & Burling LLP 10.62 Washington, DC
9 7 Jenner & Block LLP 9.44 Chicago, IL
10 10 Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP 9.09 Los Angeles, CA
11 15 Kirkland & Ellis LLP 8.45 Chicago, IL
12 12 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates 7.51 New York, NY
13 17 Arnold & Porter LLP 7.27 Washington, DC
14 9 Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP 7.16 Washington, DC
15 16 Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP 6.69 Los Angeles, CA
16 13 Latham & Watkins LLP 6.28 New York, NY
17 18 Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP 6.16 New York, NY
18 21 Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel, P.L.L.C. 5.81 Washington, DC
19 14 O'Melveny & Myers LLP 5.51 Los Angeles, CA
20 19 Sullivan & Cromwell LLP 4.93 New York, NY
21 20 Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 4.69 New York, NY
22 20 Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP 4.40 New York, NY
23 23 Hogan Lovells US LLP 3.58 Washington, DC
24 NR Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP 2.93 New York, NY
25 22 Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP 2.64 New York, NY

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