Kirkland & Ellis LLP's Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group was recognized with an Award for Excellence by Chambers & Partners at the Chambers USA Awards ceremony in New York. Kirkland was selected from a group ofseven finalist firms in the M&A category for providing superior service to its clients.
In the 2013 edition of Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Kirkland ranked in the first tier in 16 categories, and was recognized as a leading firm in 36 additional categories. 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. To compile its annual guide to the U.S. legal market Chambers conducted thousands of interviews with private practice attorneys and sophisticated end-users of legal services around the world.
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Chambers & Partners also recognized the following 117 Kirkland lawyers for their individual achievements over the past 12 months:
- Intellectual Property
- Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences
- Copyright Litigation & Counseling
- Sourcing & Information Technology
- Patent Infringement Litigation
- Capital Markets
- Debt Finance
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Private Equity
- Class Action Litigation
- Insurance Litigation
- Real Estate
- Employee Benefits
- Executive Compensation
- Investment Funds