Kirkland ranked first by number of deals as legal adviser to borrowers for Mergers & Acquisitions according to Reuters Loan Pricing Corporation's 2009 U.S. Law Firm League Tables.
Rankings are based on a universe of data collected directly from law firms, lenders and SEC filings. LPC collects, reviews and verifies this information.
Kirkland also ranked in the following categories:
- #3 as legal adviser to borrowers for Leveraged Acquisitions by number of deals
- #4 as legal adviser for all M&A transactions by number of deals
- #4 as legal adviser to borrowers by number of deals