ATLANTA – May 3, 2018 – Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that 86 of the firm’s attorneys have been included in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA, an annual ranking of U.S.-based law firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas. The firm’s offices in 26 states and the District of Columbia have also been included in the 2018 edition. Chambers USA ranks firms and individual lawyers in bands, with Band 1 being the highest, and the rankings are developed based on research that includes thousands of in-depth interviews with clients and peers. In the 2018 edition, 13 Ogletree Deakins attorneys and the firm’s offices in eight states earned Band 1 rankings.
Chambers USA is widely used by firms and businesses for referral purposes, and many utilize the rankings and profiles of firms to find appropriate legal counsel. The guide reflects a law firm's high level of performance in key areas including commerciality, value, professional conduct, commercial astuteness, client service, diligence, industry knowledge, commitment, technical ability, efficiency, and other qualities stated as most valued by the client.
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 seven consecutive years. In 2018, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Litigation - Labor & Employment 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
About Chambers USA
Chambers USA is published annually by Chambers and Partners in London, England. Designed as a guide for clients, this book provides law firm and attorney recommendations throughout the United States. The book is compiled from thousands of interviews conducted with market commentators, lawyers, judges, and others. The rankings and editorial comments cited in the book are independent and objective. www.chambersandpartners.com/USA