Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Top 100 Most Prestigious Law Firms in the World According to

[This posting has been updated from a previous version.] has just published its annual list
of the Top 100 Most Prestigious Law Firms,
as determined by the associate survey.

Our former law firm, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, which, in our opinion, remains the top litigation, telecommunications and entertainment law firm in the country, remained at the same overall 13th spot - in the eyes of the surveyed law associates everywhere - that it held last year.

The rest of the Top 100 can be viewed at
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There are other Guides as well, such as these:

Vault Guide to the Top New York law firms:
Vault Guide to the Top Boston & Northeast Law Firms
Vault Guide to the Top Chicago & Midwest Law Firms

Vault Guide to the Top Washington, DC Law Firms
Vault Guide to the Top Southern California Law Firms

Vault Guide to the Top Northern California Law Firms

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