Fenwick has again been recognized by The Legal 500 as one of the leading law firms in the United States, with 20 Fenwick practices ranked among the nation’s best.
This year, 79 Fenwick lawyers were featured in at least one category, including eight recognized as Leading Lawyers, two as Next Generation Partners and one as a Rising Star. The guide also honored five partners in its Hall of Fame: corporate partners Doug Cogen, Gordon Davidson and Cynthia Hess and tax partners David Forst and James Fuller.
Fenwick received the highest possible recognition from The Legal 500 for middle-market mergers and acquisitions ($500 million to $999 million), technology transactions, patent licensing, patent prosecution and venture capital and emerging companies work.
The complete list of Fenwick lawyers and practices recognized by The Legal 500 is as follows:
Corporate Investigations and White-Collar Criminal Defense
Securities Litigation: Defense
Capital Markets: Equity Offerings
Patents: Litigation (full coverage)
Patents: Prosecution (including re-examination and post-grant proceedings)
Trademarks: Non-Contentious (including prosecution, portfolio management and licensing)
LABOR & EMPLOYMENT
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation & Retirement Plans: Transactional
M&A/CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
M&A: Middle Market ($500M-999M)
Venture Capital & Emerging Companies
MEDIA, TECHNOLOGY AND TELECOMS
Cyber Law (including data privacy and data protection)
U.S. Taxes: Contentious
U.S. Taxes: Non-Contentious