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Kaye Scholer Earns 75 Practice Rankings in U.S. News-Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firm…

November 3, 2014

Kaye Scholer Earns 75 Practice Rankings in U.S. News-Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms” 2015

Forty-nine practice areas recognized as top-tier in this year’s edition

2015 Best LawyersThe 2015 edition of U.S. News & World Report-Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms” recognized Kaye Scholer with 75 practice area rankings (25 national and 50 metropolitan rankings), a nine percent increase from last year’s edition. Sixteen of these are new or improved rankings for the firm. We secured 49 Tier 1 rankings, which consisted of 16 national rankings as well as Tier 1 recognition for regional practices in all six of our domestic offices.

U.S. News-Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and a review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

The firm’s complete rankings are below.

National Rankings - Tier 1
Antitrust Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Biotechnology Law
Commercial Litigation
Copyright Law
Corporate Law
Information Technology Law
Leveraged Buyouts & Private Equity Law
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - Patent
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
Patent Law
Securitization and Structured Finance Law
Trademark Law
Trusts & Estates Law

National Rankings - Tier 2
Employment Law - Management
Energy Law
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Securities
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Real Estate Law

National Rankings - Tier 3
Litigation-Intellectual Property
Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law
Tax Law

Metropolitan Rankings

Chicago
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law – Tier 1
Commercial Litigation – Tier 1
Litigation – Bankruptcy – Tier 1
Arbitration – Tier 3

Los Angeles
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law – Tier 1
Commercial Litigation – Tier 1
Trademark Law – Tier 1
Antitrust Law – Tier 2
Biotechnology Law – Tier 2
Litigation – Bankruptcy – Tier 2
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants – Tier 2
Litigation – Antitrust – Tier 3

New York City
Antitrust Law – Tier 1
Biotechnology Law – Tier 1
Commercial Litigation – Tier 1
Copyright Law – Tier 1
Corporate Law – Tier 1
Employment Law - Management – Tier 1
Information Technology Law – Tier 1
Labor Law - Management – Tier 1
Leveraged Buyouts & Private Equity Law – Tier 1
Litigation - Antitrust – Tier 1
Litigation - Patent – Tier 1
Litigation - Securities – Tier 1
Litigation - Trusts & Estates – Tier 1
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants – Tier 1
Patent Law – Tier 1
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants – Tier 1
Real Estate Law – Tier 1
Securitization and Structured Finance Law – Tier 1
Trademark Law – Tier 1
Trusts & Estates Law – Tier 1
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law – Tier 2
Criminal Defense: White Collar – Tier 2
Litigation - Labor & Employment – Tier 2
Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law – Tier 2
Tax Law – Tier 2

San Francisco (Silicon Valley)
Corporate Compliance Law – Tier 1
Corporate Governance Law – Tier 1
Litigation - Intellectual Property – Tier 1
Corporate Law – Tier 2
Mergers & Acquisitions Law – Tier 2
Patent Law – Tier 3

Washington, DC
Antitrust Law – Tier 1
Commercial Litigation – Tier 1
Criminal Defense: White Collar – Tier 2
Energy Law – Tier 2
Litigation – Antitrust – Tier 2

West Palm Beach
Commercial Litigation – Tier 1
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants – Tier 1

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