Kirkland's Intellectual Property Practice Group has been highly ranked since IP Law & Business began its annual survey of U.S. law firms handling corporate America's IP work in 1999, and 2009 is no exception. Kirkland ranked first in IP Litigation and fourth overall.
IP Law & Business examined public records to determine the most frequently used outside counsel by Fortune 100 companies including:
American Express Company
Bank of America Corporation
The Boeing Company
General Motors Corporation
Honeywell International Inc.
International Business Machines
Johnson & Johnson