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
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
73 74 Chadbourne & Parke LLP 4.69 New York, NY
74 71 Hunton & Williams LLP 4.55 Washington, DC
75 81 McGuireWoods LLP 4.54 Richmond, VA
76 82 Venable LLP 4.53 Washington, DC
77 86 Baker & Hostetler LLP 4.52 Cleveland, OH
78 79 Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP 4.45 New York, NY
79 77 Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 4.41 Chicago, IL
80 96 Dickstein Shapiro LLP 4.36 Washington, DC
81 91 Blank Rome LLP 4.35 Philadelphia, PA
82 88 Seyfarth Shaw LLP 4.32 Chicago, IL
83 92 Bracewell & Giuliani LLP 4.30 Houston, TX
84 85 Locke Lord LLP 4.26 Dallas, TX
85 84 Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP 4.25 New York, NY
86 90 Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP 4.24 New York, NY
86 87 Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP 4.24 New York, NY

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