Vault Law 100

The 2015 Vault Law 100 is here! This year, nearly 17,000 law associates rated law firms on a scale of 1 to 10 based on prestige. (Associates were not allowed to rate their own firms, and were asked only to rate firms with which they were familiar.)

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Top Ranked

2015 Rank 2014 Rank Change Company Score Location
1 1 Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 8.982 New York, NY
2 2 Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP 8.961 New York, NY
3 4 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates 8.489 New York, NY
4 3 Sullivan & Cromwell LLP 8.483 New York, NY
5 5 Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP 8.127 New York, NY
6 7 Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP 7.793 New York, NY
7 8 Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP 7.722 New York, NY
8 6 Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP 7.691 New York, NY
9 9 Kirkland & Ellis LLP 7.661 Chicago, IL
10 10 Latham & Watkins LLP 7.636 New York, NY
11 12 Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP 7.583 Los Angeles, CA
12 11 Covington & Burling LLP 7.424 Washington, DC
13 15 Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP 7.356 New York, NY
14 14 Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP 7.321 New York, NY
15 17 Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP 7.295 Los Angeles, CA
16 13 Debevoise & Plimpton LLP 7.263 New York, NY
17 18 Sidley Austin LLP 7.225 Chicago, IL
18 16 Williams & Connolly LLP 7.141 Washington, DC
19 19 Jones Day 7.106 Washington, DC
20 20 White & Case LLP 6.938 New York, NY
21 21 WilmerHale 6.844 Washington, DC
22 23 Ropes & Gray LLP 6.693 Boston, MA
23 24 Morrison & Foerster LLP 6.643 San Francisco, CA
24 22 Arnold & Porter LLP 6.636 Washington, DC
25 25 O'Melveny & Myers LLP 6.520 Los Angeles, CA
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