List of 5 best Lawyers and Law Firms USA 2017-2018 – Chambers and Partners: People have always wanted to get advice from the best law firms for solving their legal problems. However, it is not simple to find one that can guarantee a solution to all the legal problems an individual has to face. There are a select few which have the experience and the skills of handling a wide array of cases. Most of them that are available in the market usually offer solutions for a few types of cases only. They do not have the lawyers or the support staff that is required to handle all types of cases.
Chambers USA covers all the states in the America. Law firms that have a national reputation are also ranked in the Nationwide tables (which focus on those firms that are the country’s best in their particular areas of practice).
Areas of Law: In every state, we rank the top law firms in at least four areas of law- Corporate, Commercial, Litigation, and Real Estate, Labor & Employment etc. The level is based on the areas where a firm or lawyer practices regardless of where the clients, deals, and cases take place. The ranking is based on scores from around 18,000 law firm associates surveyed previous year, who were asked to rate law firms on a scale of one to five based on prestige.
Popular & Trusted Law Firms In The U.S.
1. Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Cravath has been famous as one of the premier U.S. law firms for nearly two centuries. Each of the practice areas is highly regarded, and the lawyers are recognized all over the world for their commitment to the representation of clients interests. Throughout about the history, Cravath has played a central role in developing how a law is practiced, how lawyers are properly trained and how business risk is managed.
2. Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Wachtell Lipton is a small group of lawyers dedicated to offering advice and expertise at the highest levels. They have achieved incredible results after the distinctive vision – a cohesive team of lawyers extremely focused on solving the clients’ most important problems.
Wachtell has the most experience in the fields of combination and products, strategic investments, and takeover defense, corporate, securities law and corporate governance. They handle some of the biggest, most complex and demanding transactions in the US and around the world.
3. Baker McKenzie
Baker McKenzie works unusually well across borders, markets, and industries around the world. Lawyers who grasp new ideas and emerging technologies to give businesses confidence in these uncertain times. Corporate Social Responsibility is an part of their work. Utilizing the international footprint and extensive resources, Baker McKenzie makes a permanent difference to many of today’s social & economic challenges. Through they give to quiet consultations, advice on environmental projects, protect the persecuted and guide government policy. Diversity is a foundation of our culture. We believe an inclusive workplace gives clients genuine insight and exceptional service. This isn’t only good for business, but the perfect thing to do.
4. DLA Piper
DLA Piper, New York is a multi-national law firm with lawyers in over 40 countries throughout the Americas, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia Pacific, positioning us to assist clients with their legal needs around the world. DLA Piper, strive to be the leading global business law firm by delivering quality and value to our clients. They deliver reliable services across our platform of practices and sectors in all matters they undertake.
5. Jones Day, Washington
Jones Day is 1 of 3 law firms appearing in the BTI Client Service 30 every year for the past 16 years. Jones Day is an illustrious legal organization with over 2,500 lawyers on 5 continents based on a set of core principles – the most important of which is a relentless emphasis on client service that transcends interests. Jones Day is One Firm Worldwide.
The best law firms have the resources available to take up all these cases. The level of experience and skill of its lawyers, types of cases it can handle, the ability of the support staff that works along the lawyers. These things that add up to make a law firm the best in the business.