The Best Law Firms in Each Practice Area

Not every firm is created equal. Find out how top firms stack up when it comes to specific practice areas.

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Top Ranked

2012 Rank 2011 Rank Change Company % of Votes Location
49 56 Bingham McCutchen LLP 5.57 Boston, MA
50 45 Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 5.55 Palo Alto, CA
51 28 Hogan Lovells US LLP 5.54 Washington, DC
52 50 Norton Rose Fulbright 5.52 Houston, TX
52 54 Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 5.52 Philadelphia, PA
53 60 Alston & Bird LLP 5.51 Atlanta, GA
54 57 Dechert LLP 5.51 New York, NY
55 51 Vinson & Elkins LLP 5.45 Houston, TX
56 52 McDermott Will & Emery LLP 5.45 Chicago, IL
57 59 K&L Gates LLP 5.44 Pittsburgh, PA
58 55 Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP 5.40 New York, NY
59 61 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5.34 Miami, FL
60 58 Cooley LLP 5.22 Palo Alto, CA
61 68 Nixon Peabody LLP 5.12 Boston, MA
62 62 Holland & Knight LLP 5.12 Miami, FL
63 63 Fish & Richardson P.C. 5.09 Boston, MA
64 66 Foley & Lardner LLP 4.97 Milwaukee, WI
65 72 Reed Smith LLP 4.88 Pittsburgh, PA
66 67 Perkins Coie LLP 4.87 Seattle, WA
67 70 Kaye Scholer LLP 4.82 New York, NY
68 76 Bryan Cave LLP 4.78 Saint Louis, MO
69 73 Steptoe & Johnson LLP 4.77 Washington, DC
70 78 Crowell & Moring LLP 4.76 Washington, DC
71 69 Squire Patton Boggs LLP 4.75 Washington, DC
72 80 Arent Fox LLP 4.73 Washington, DC

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