Award The Legal 500

The Legal 500 UK 2020

In the 2020 edition of The Legal 500 UK, Kirkland & Ellis was recommended in 14 practice areas. Additionally, 24 attorneys are named “Leading Individuals,” 13 attorneys are recognized as “Next Generation Lawyers” and two attorneys are named “Rising Stars.” The publication aims to provide independent, unbiased commentary on the United Kingdom’s leading law firms by conducting in-depth interviews with lawyers and clients.

Tier 1 rankings include:

Corporate and Commercial - Private Equity: Transactions (High-Value Deals)
Finance - Acquisition Finance
Finance - Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency
Finance - High Yield
Risk Advisory - Regulatory Investigations and Corporate Crime

The Firm is also recognized in:

Corporate and Commercial - Corporate Tax
Corporate and Commercial - EU and Competition
Corporate and Commercial - Financial Services: Non-Contentious/Regulatory
Dispute Resolution - Commercial Litigation
Dispute Resolution - International Arbitration
Investment Fund Formation and Management - Private Funds
Real Estate - Property Finance
Technology, Media and Telecoms - Intellectual Property
Technology, Media and Telecoms - Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology