WilmerHale's Intellectual Property and Securities Departments, and its IP Litigation, Securities Litigation and Enforcement, Broker-Dealer and Financial Institutions Groups have received special recognition by Chambers USA as part of this year's Awards for Excellence program. The firm has been shortlisted in the categories of IP, which includes patent, copyright and trademark work, and securities regulation, which includes broker-dealer & enforcement, as well as financial services regulation work. WilmerHale is one of eight finalists selected for the IP recognition and one of seven to receive the nod in the area of securities and financial services regulation.
Firms that are shortlisted for the Awards for Excellence are selected based on Chambers and Partners' research for the 2014 edition of Chambers USA and reflect a law firm's pre-eminence in a key practice area. The awards also reflect a firm's notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.
Winners of the Awards for Excellence will be announced at the Chambers USA annual awards event, to be held in New York on Thursday, May 22.