Vault Releases 2011 Top 100 Law Firm Results

Once again, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz has been ranked the top firm for Overall Prestige in Vault’s annual law firm associate survey, marking eight consecutive years as number 1 in the survey results. This is the 13 th year that Vault has conducted its annual Law Firm Associate Survey...

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 51 West 52nd Street New York, NY 10019-6150 Phone: (212) 403-1000 www.wlrk.com LOCATION New York, NY GENERAL INFO MAJOR DEPARTMENTS & PRACTICES Antitrust, Corporate, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Litigation, Real Estate...

Williams & Connolly LLP

Williams & Connolly LLP The Edward Bennett Williams Building 725 Twelfth Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20005 Phone: (202) 434-5000 www.wc.com LOCATION Washington, DC GENERAL INFO MAJOR DEPARTMENTS & PRACTICES Administrative Law · Antitrust · Appellate...

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP One Liberty Plaza New York, NY 10006 Phone: (212) 225-2000 2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20006 Phone: (202) 974-1500 www.cgsh.com General Info LOCATIONS New York, NY, Washington, DC, Beijing, Brussels, Cologne, Frankfurt, Hong Kong...

Covington & Burling LLP

Covington & Burling LLP 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20004-2401 Phone: (202) 662-6000 Fax: (202) 662-6291 www.cov.com General Info LOCATIONS New York, NY, San Diego, CA,San Francisco, CA,Silicon Valley, CA, Washington, DC, Beijing, Brussels, London MAJOR DEPARTMENTS...

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP Worldwide Plaza 825 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10019-7475 Phone: (212) 474-1000 www.cravath.com GENERAL INFO LOCATIONS New York, NY (HQ), London MAJOR DEPARTMENTS & PRACTICES Corporate, Litigation, Tax and Executive Compensation &...

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP 425 Lexington Avenue New York, NY 10017 Phone: (212) 455-2000 www.simpsonthacher.com GENERAL INFO LOCATIONS New York, NY (HQ), Los Angeles, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Washington, DC, Beijing, Hong Kong, London, Sao Paulo, Tokyo MAJOR DEPARTMENTS...

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates Four Times Square New York, NY 10036 Phone: (212) 735-3000 www.skadden.com LOCATIONS New York, NY (HQ) Boston, MA, Chicago, IL, Houston, TX, Los Angeles, CA, Palo Alto, CA, San Francisco, Washington, DC. Wilmington, DE...

Sullivan & Cromwell

Sullivan & Cromwell 125 Broad Street New York, NY 10004 Phone: (212) 558-4000 www.sullcrom.com LOCATIONS New York, NY (HQ), Los Angeles, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Washington, DC, Beijing, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Melbourne, Paris, Sydney, Tokyo MAJOR DEPARTMENTS & PRACTICES...

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP 767 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10153 (212) 310-8000 www.weil.com General Info LOCATIONS New York, NY (HQ) , Austin, TX • Boston, MA • Dallas, TX • Dubai • Houston , TX • Miami, FL • Providence, RI • Silicon Valley,...

Vault Releases 2011 Top 100 Law Firm Results

Once again, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz has been ranked the top firm for Overall Prestige in Vault's annual law firm associate survey, marking eight consecutive years as number 1 in the survey results. This is the 13 th year that Vault has conducted its annual Law Firm Associate Survey...

Vault Releases Results for the Best Law Firms in Corporate & Securities Field

Vault has released the "Best Law Firms in Each Practice Area" rankings for 2011, including the firms considered top of class for Corporate & Securities law. We've included links to firm profile information for firms in the top ten for overall prestige ranking. Jump to Vault.com to learn...

Fried Frank Named Top Real Estate Firm in Vault 2011 Survey

Vault has released the "Best Law Firms in Each Practice Area" rankings for 2011 and has named Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP the top Real Estate firm. Fried Frank appears at #36 in the top 100 list for prestige. Founded around the turn of the century, Fried Frank has come...

Skadden Named Top Tax Law Firm for in Vault 2011 Survey

Vault has released the "Best Law Firms in Each Practice Area" rankings for 2011 and has named Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates the top tax law firm. Quote of the survey is, "Nothing will stop the Skadden machine." Skadden appears at #4 in the top 100 list...

Best Law Firms by Practice Area Released in Vault 2011 Survey

Vault has released the "Best Law Firms in Each Practice Area" rankings for 2011. The votes are in and results are ready. Find out how top firms stack up. We've included links to firm profile information for firms in the top ten for overall prestige ranking. Jump to Vault.com to learn...

Location, Location! Top Law Firms Ranked by Region

Which BigLaw firm is the King of the Big Apple? The San Francisco Treat? Beantown's best? Increasing globalization of the legal industry notwithstanding, the practice of law arguably remains essentially local. Check out the Vault Law Regional Rankings to see how firms stacked up in specific markets...

Law Firm "Quality of Life" Rankings, Best Law Firms to Work For

Which are the best firms to work for? For many, this is a far more important consideration than prestige. To determine the Vault Law 20 Best Firms to Work For, we analyzed our initial list of 166 firms using a formula that weighed the most relevant categories for an overall quality of life ranking. Each...

Career Resources For Attorneys From The Lexis Hub

The Lexis Hub keeps you updated on hiring trends in the legal profession. Finally, there is some good news on the job front for lawyers. One of the first signs of a rebound comes from encouraging reports about future hiring. Following drastic cuts in associate hiring programs over the last several...

Your Law Firm Wish List During the Job Hunt

We've spent a lot of time talking about Law School Rankings and how those might need to be updated to better reflect schools' actual placement success. The other rankings that some of you may be looking at now include the various Law Firm Rankings. We include them in many forms on the Lexis Hub...

Release of the Annual Vault Law 100 Law Firm Rankings

Associates have spoken, and their voices are loud and clear: it's not about size, it's not about number of offices, and it's certainly not about a fancy website-it's all about Wachtell. In its ninth year on top, Wachtell has kept its title as the King of law firm prestige: the firm...

Law Firm Rankings 2012: Vault Law 100

VAULT.COM RELEASES TOP 100 LAW FIRMS FOR 2012 - WACHTELL TAKES TOP SPOT FOR NINTH STRAIGHT YEAR LATHAM RANKING SIGNALS COMEBACK; TRANSATLANTIC MERGERS CREATE HAVOC FOR FIRMS; AND LITIGATION-FOCUSED FIRMS CONTINUE RISE The Vault Law 100 has been released, and for the ninth straight year, Wachtell...

VAULT.COM REVEALS CHANGE AT TOP OF 2012 LAW FIRM QUALITY OF LIFE RANKINGS

WILLIAMS & CONNOLLY ENDS ROPES & GRAY'S TWO-YEAR WINNING STREAK - NAMED BEST LAW FIRM TO WORK FOR; 13 OTHER RANKINGS RELEASED New York, NY, (July 12, 2011) Prestige isn't everything, as Vault.com reveals with the release of its Law Firm Quality of Life Rankings for 2012. While Wachtell...

Announcing Vault's 2012 Quality of Life Rankings

Grueling hours, tight deadlines and demanding work are the standards of BigLaw life, but how associates fare under these intense conditions may depend greatly on quality of life within the firm. When it comes to associate satisfaction, one firm stands out from all of the others in the newly-released...

2012 Law Practice Area Rankings from Vault.com

Vault.com, the source of ratings, rankings and insight for law students and lawyers, has released its Practice Area Rankings for 2012, examining how law firms rank in 25 practice areas ranging from Antitrust to Tax. The 2012 Vault Law Rankings are based on the results of the annual Vault Law Firm...