New York

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 Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 9.38 New York, NY
2 2 Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP 9.05 New York, NY
3 3 Sullivan & Cromwell LLP 8.81 New York, NY
4 4 Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP 8.70 New York, NY
5 5 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates 8.55 New York, NY
6 6 Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP 8.31 New York, NY
7 7 Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP 8.15 New York, NY
8 9 Debevoise & Plimpton LLP 7.91 New York, NY
9 10 Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP 7.88 New York, NY
10 8 Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP 7.82 New York, NY
11 11 Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP 7.48 New York, NY
12 14 Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP 7.16 Los Angeles, CA
13 12 Kirkland & Ellis LLP 7.13 Chicago, IL
14 13 Latham & Watkins LLP 7.12 New York, NY
15 16 Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP 6.94 Los Angeles, CA
16 15 White & Case LLP 6.65 New York, NY
17 17 Shearman & Sterling LLP 6.49 New York, NY
18 18 Sidley Austin LLP 6.41 Chicago, IL
19 18 Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP 6.35 New York, NY
20 19 Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP 6.24 New York, NY
21 24 Ropes & Gray LLP 6.22 Boston, MA
22 20 Proskauer Rose LLP 6.21 New York, NY
23 22 Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP 6.14 New York, NY
24 21 Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP 6.11 New York, NY
25 23 Covington & Burling LLP 6.08 Washington, DC
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