ATLANTA – October 27, 2017 – Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm received the most “mentions” of any law firm in the 2017 edition of Corporate Counsel magazine’s “Who Represents America’s Biggest Companies” survey. Ogletree Deakins also received the most “mentions” of any firm in the Labor and Employment Litigation category. This is the fifth consecutive year that Ogletree Deakins has received the most overall “mentions” in Corporate Counsel’s annual survey.
“The legal marketplace—particularly in the labor and employment area—has never been more competitive than it is today,” said Matt Keen, managing shareholder of Ogletree Deakins. “To top Corporate Counsel’s ‘Who Represents’ list for five consecutive years is an extraordinary achievement and a true testament to our lawyers’ resolute commitment to our Client Pledge and strong partnerships with the country’s largest and most innovative companies.”
To determine the results of the survey, Corporate Counsel’s editorial group assembled PACER data for the Fortune 1000 in 10 key litigation areas for the calendar year 2016. The data generally focuses on NLJ 350-sized firms but also touches on smaller firms that are highly active in certain practice areas.
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Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Premier client service, as outlined in the firm’s Client Pledge, is one of the firm’s top priorities and a cornerstone of its core values. U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” has named Ogletree Deakins a “Law Firm of the Year” for six consecutive years. In 2017, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Labor Law – Management category. Ogletree Deakins has more than 850 attorneys located in 52 offices across the United States and in Europe, Canada, and Mexico. The firm represents a diverse range of clients, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies. www.ogletree.com