Best Law Firms in Chicago

Location, location, location. These rankings reveal the best law firms by region across the U.S.

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Top Ranked

2015 Rank 2014 Rank Change Company Score Location
1 1 Kirkland & Ellis LLP 9.44 Chicago, IL
2 2 Sidley Austin LLP 9.07 Chicago, IL
3 3 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates 8.53 New York, NY
4 5 Latham & Watkins LLP 8.22 New York, NY
5 6 Jenner & Block LLP 8.04 Chicago, IL
6 4 Mayer Brown LLP 7.96 Chicago, IL
7 8 Jones Day 7.64 Washington, DC
8 7 Winston & Strawn LLP 7.53 Chicago, IL
9 9 McDermott Will & Emery LLP 7.13 Chicago, IL
10 11 Baker & McKenzie 7.01 Chicago, IL
11 10 Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 6.94 Chicago, IL
12 12 Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP 6.88 Chicago, IL
13 14 K&L Gates LLP 6.32 Pittsburgh, PA
14 13 DLA Piper 6.26 New York, NY
15 15 Schiff Hardin LLP 6.17 Chicago, IL
16 16 McGuireWoods LLP 6.01 Richmond, VA
16 19 Paul Hastings LLP 6.01 New York, NY
17 18 Locke Lord LLP 5.80 Dallas, TX
18 19 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5.76 Miami, FL
19 17 Seyfarth Shaw LLP 5.75 Chicago, IL
20 22 Chapman and Cutler LLP 5.70 Chicago, IL
21 19 Foley & Lardner LLP 5.63 Milwaukee, WI
22 21 Vedder Price P.C. 5.61 Chicago, IL
23 23 Holland & Knight LLP 5.34 Miami, FL
24 NR Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum Perlman & Nagelberg LLP 5.23 Chicago, IL
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