Vault Law 100

The 2014 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

2014 Rank 2013 Rank Change Company Score Location
31 28 Linklaters LLP (US) 6.271 New York, NY
32 34 Baker & McKenzie 6.226 Chicago, IL
33 35 Allen & Overy LLP 6.182 New York, NY
34 38 Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP 6.178 Los Angeles, CA
35 31 Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP 6.134 New York, NY
36 32 Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP 6.115 New York, NY
37 36 Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP 6.109 New York, NY
38 37 Proskauer Rose LLP 6.104 New York, NY
39 33 Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP 6.079 New York, NY
40 41 Hogan Lovells US LLP 6.055 Washington, DC
41 39 DLA Piper 6.047 New York, NY
42 43 Baker Botts LLP 6.027 Houston, TX
43 40 Goodwin Procter LLP 5.998 Boston, MA
44 42 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP 5.927 New York, NY
45 52 K&L Gates LLP 5.920 Pittsburgh, PA
46 48 King & Spalding 5.874 Atlanta, GA
47 44 Irell & Manella LLP 5.854 Los Angeles, CA
48 49 Norton Rose Fulbright 5.813 Houston, TX
48 46 Winston & Strawn LLP 5.813 Chicago, IL
49 45 Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP 5.788 New York, NY
50 51 Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 5.781 Philadelphia, PA
51 56 Bingham McCutchen LLP 5.743 Boston, MA
52 54 Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP 5.725 New York, NY
53 50 Dechert LLP 5.721 New York, NY
54 55 Jenner & Block LLP 5.714 Chicago, IL
54 47 Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 5.714 Palo Alto, CA
55 61 Cooley LLP 5.699 Palo Alto, CA
56 53 McDermott Will & Emery LLP 5.665 Chicago, IL
57 57 Vinson & Elkins LLP 5.652 Houston, TX
58 60 Alston & Bird LLP 5.645 Atlanta, GA

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