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WilmerHale Among U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” and Again Named International Arbitration “Law Firm of the Year”

November 1, 2013

The 2014 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list names WilmerHale as "Law Firm of the Year" in International Arbitration—this is the second consecutive year that the firm has won this honor—and honors WilmerHale as a first-tier law firm in 27 national and 60 metro-area rankings. In addition to this, the firm boasts two dozen second- and third-tier rankings in several national and metro-area rankings.

Firms included in the 2014 "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving this ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. The 2014 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record. More than 12,000 attorneys provided more than 330,000 law firm assessments, and almost 7,000 clients provided close to 20,000 evaluations.

The full list of WilmerHale's rankings can be found below, while the 2014 "Best Law Firms" rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting BestLawFirms.USNews.com.

National Tier 1

Antitrust Law

Appellate Practice

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Biotechnology Law

Commercial Litigation

Communications Law

Corporate Law

International Arbitration - Commercial

International Trade and Finance Law

Land Use & Zoning Law

Litigation - Antitrust

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Litigation - First Amendment

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Litigation - Patent

Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Litigation - Securities

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Mutual Funds Law

Patent Law

Real Estate Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Securities Regulation

Tax Law

Technology Law

Trademark Law

Venture Capital Law

National Tier 2

Banking and Finance Law

Copyright Law

Derivatives and Futures Law

Environmental Law

Information Technology Law

Insurance Law

International Arbitration - Governmental

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

National Tier 3

Employment Law - Management

Labor Law - Management

Metropolitan Tier 1

Boston

Antitrust Law

Appellate Practice

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Biotechnology Law

Commercial Litigation

Copyright Law

Corporate Governance Law

Corporate Law

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Employment Law - Management

Environmental Law

International Arbitration - Commercial

International Trade and Finance Law

Land Use & Zoning Law

Litigation - Antitrust

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Litigation - Patent

Litigation - Securities

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Patent Law

Real Estate Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Tax Law

Technology Law

Trademark Law

Venture Capital Law

New York City

Administrative / Regulatory Law

Arbitration

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Biotechnology Law

Commercial Litigation

Corporate Law

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Insurance Law

International Arbitration - Commercial

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Litigation - Securities

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Mutual Funds Law

San Francisco

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Washington DC

Antitrust Law

Appellate Practice

Banking and Finance Law

Commercial Litigation

Communications Law

Corporate Compliance Law

Corporate Governance Law

Corporate Law

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Government Relations Practice

International Trade and Finance Law

Litigation - Antitrust

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Litigation - First Amendment

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Mutual Funds Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Securities Regulation

Metropolitan Tier 2

Boston

Corporate Compliance Law

Energy Law

Information Technology Law

Labor Law - Management

Non-Profit / Charities Law

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

Securities Regulation

New York City

Tax Law

Washington DC

Derivatives and Futures Law

International Arbitration - Commercial

International Arbitration - Governmental

Real Estate Law

Metropolitan Tier 3

Boston

Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Securitization and Structured Finance Law