Kirkland & Ellis LLP ranked in the first tier in 13 categories, and was recognized as a leading firm in 31 additional categories, in the 2009 edition of Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business. To compile its annual guide to the U.S. legal market Chambers & Partners conducted thousands of interviews with private practice attorneys and sophisticated end-users of legal services around the world. Chambers & Partners, based in London, produces the internationally recognized guides to the legal profession described by The New York Times as "the gold standard" in legal rankings.
Chambers & Partners also recognized the following 89 Kirkland lawyers for their individual achievements over the past 12 months:
Edward C. Donovan