Wachtel Lipton rated top by GCs

By Neasa MacErlean

15 May 2014 at 07:59 BST

US general counsel have put Wachtel Lipton top of their law firm rankings while their corporate director colleagues have chosen Skadden Arps.

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Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has come top every year since the America's Best Corporate Law Firms study started in 2001, in the poll of corporate directors by NYSE Governance Services. In that ranking, Wachtel, Lipton, Rosen & Katz comes second, followed by Jones Day. Among general counsel, Wachtel Lipton is followed by Skadden Arps and Jones Day in second and third position. NYSE Governance publishes Corporate Board Member Magazine. Source: Wall Street Journal


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