Ogletree Deakins Earns “Powerhouse” Rankings in BTI Litigation Outlook Report for Sixth Consecutive Year

ATLANTA – September 13, 2017 – Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm has earned “Powerhouse” rankings in the Complex Employment Litigation and Everyday Employment Litigation categories of the BTI Litigation Outlook 2018 report. The firm also made the report’s Honor Roll of Most Feared Firms. This is the sixth consecutive year that the firm has earned top distinctions in the BTI Litigation Outlook report.

The BTI Litigation Outlook report is an annual study of the litigation market. The 2018 edition is based solely on in-depth telephone interviews with leading legal decision makers. The comprehensive analysis trends data from more than 4,800 corporate counsel client interviews conducted over the span of 18 years. This year’s report identifies six trends shaping litigation in 2018, including: increased spending; an increase in litigation matters; record high settlements; prominence in complex matters; increased spending in liability and commercial litigation; and clients cutting their litigation law firm rosters.

About Ogletree Deakins

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 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