Williams & Connolly LLP News

Williams & Connolly LLP is frequently awarded top ranks in nationally renowned business, legal and trade publications.

FIRMWIDE HONORS

The National Law Journal - "Washington Litigation Department of the Year" (2014)

Recognized as the leading litigation law firm in Washington, D.C. for General Litigation.

Vault Guide to the Top 100 Law Firms (2014-2015)

- #1 law firm in Washington, D.C.

- #1 in associate/partner relations.

- #2 in business outlook.

- #2 in selectivity.

- #1 white collar defense practice in the United States.

Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2014)

- Ranked as a #1 litigation firm in Washington, D.C.

- Ranked as a #1 white collar crime and government investigations firm in Washington, D.C.

- Ranked as a #1 product liability and mass torts firm nationwide.

The Legal 500 United States (2014)

Recognized as a leading law firm in the following practice areas:

- Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense

- Securities

- Supreme Court and Appellate

- White Collar Criminal Defense

Benchmark Litigation (2015, 2014)

Received national top tier rankings in the following practice areas:

- General Commercial Litigation

- Product Liability

- White Collar Crime

- Appellate

The National Law Journal - "Washington Litigation Department of the Year" (2013)

Recognized as the leading litigation law firm in Washington, D.C. for Mass Torts.

Law360 Pro Bono Firms of the Year (2013)

Selected as one of the top 20 firms in the nation for strong firmwide commitment to pro bono work.

LMG Life Sciences (2014, 2013)

Recognized as "Highly Recommended" in the areas of:

- General Patent Litigation

- Hatch-Waxman (branded) Litigation

- Product Liability

Vault Guide to the Top 100 Law Firms (2013-2014)

- #1 law firm in Washington, D.C.

- #1 in firm culture.

- #1 in business outlook.

- #1 white collar defense and internal investigations practice in the United States.

- #2 appellate litigation practice in the United States.

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2013)

- Ranked as a #1 litigation firm in Washington, D.C.

- Ranked as a #1 product liability and mass torts firm nationwide.

- Ranked as a top 2 media and entertainment firm in Washington, D.C.

The Legal 500 United States (2013)

Recognized as a leading law firm in the following practice areas:

- Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense

- Supreme Court and Appellate

- White Collar Criminal Defense

Benchmark Litigation (2013)

Received top tier rankings in the following practice areas:

- General Commercial Litigation

- Product Liability

- Appellate

- Antitrust

U.S. News and World Report - "Best Law Firms" (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012)

Received top tier rankings in several practice areas:

- Commercial Litigation

- FDA Law

- First Amendment Litigation

- Media Law

The National Law Journal - "The Appellate Hot List" (2012, 2010, 2008)

Recognized as one of few law firms with impressive appellate advocacy.

LMG Life Sciences (2012)

- Listed as a "Highly Recommended" law firm in product liability.

- Listed as a "Recommended" law firm in general patent litigation.

The American Lawyer - "Litigation Department of the Year" (Honorable Mention - 2010)

Selected as one of the best litigation firms in the United States.

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