U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2022 Best Law Firms guide has included Fenwick as one of the nation’s best law firms in 17 practice areas.
Eight Fenwick practice areas received first-tier national recognition this year, with the Trademark practice earning a first-tier ranking for the first time:
- Information Technology
- Intellectual Property Litigation
- Patent Litigation
- Securities/Capital Markets
- Venture Capital
In addition to those eight areas, U.S. News – Best Lawyers® also recognized Fenwick nationally for the following nine practice areas:
- Commercial Litigation
- Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity
- Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Securities Litigation
The firm was also recognized regionally in San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Seattle and New York City for numerous practice areas including venture capital, capital markets, trademark, patent litigation, tax, and tax litigation.
Overall, the firm received 17 national rankings and 39 regional rankings. A full list of Fenwick's 2021 rankings is available through the Best Law Firms website.
Rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.