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

2014 Rank 2013 Rank Change Company Score Location
1 1 Kirkland & Ellis LLP 9.37 Chicago, IL
2 2 Sidley Austin LLP 8.95 Chicago, IL
3 3 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates 8.60 New York, NY
4 4 Mayer Brown LLP 8.05 Chicago, IL
5 5 Latham & Watkins LLP 8.02 New York, NY
6 6 Jenner & Block LLP 7.90 Chicago, IL
7 7 Winston & Strawn LLP 7.75 Chicago, IL
8 8 Jones Day 7.36 Washington, DC
9 9 McDermott Will & Emery LLP 7.12 Chicago, IL
10 11 Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP 6.83 Chicago, IL
11 12 Baker & McKenzie 6.81 Chicago, IL
12 10 Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP 6.63 Chicago, IL
13 13 DLA Piper 6.42 New York, NY
14 14 K&L Gates LLP 6.08 Pittsburgh, PA
15 15 Schiff Hardin LLP 5.99 Chicago, IL
16 17 McGuireWoods LLP 5.93 Richmond, VA
17 21 Seyfarth Shaw LLP 5.76 Chicago, IL
18 19 Locke Lord LLP 5.71 Dallas, TX
19 20 Foley & Lardner LLP 5.67 Milwaukee, WI
19 18 Greenberg Traurig, LLP 5.67 Miami, FL
19 16 Paul Hastings LLP 5.67 New York, NY
20 25 Dentons 5.50 New York, NY
21 22 Vedder Price P.C. 5.44 Chicago, IL
22 NR Chapman and Cutler LLP 5.40 Chicago, IL
23 23 Holland & Knight LLP 5.33 Miami, FL
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