Firm Wins Top Rankings in Benchmark Litigation 2014 Guides

October 30, 2013

Patterson Belknap has again been ranked as a leading law firm nationally and in New York by Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC’s Benchmark Litigation. Recognized in the top category, “Highly Recommended,” for New York Litigation, the 2014 edition praises our litigation group on its “prowess and consistency,” as well as our “maverick business model” overall. The firm has been “highly recommended” by Benchmark Litigation in each of its editions since 2007.

The firm is similarly “Highly Recommended” for Plaintiff Litigation – New York in the Benchmark Plaintiff 2014 guide. Additionally, the firm has been ranked as among the best firms for intellectual property litigation nationally. Several of our partners are recognized as “Stars” throughout the guide, as listed below.

Benchmark Litigation identifies the leading U.S. trial attorneys and firms at the local and national levels. The rankings and editorials are the result of extensive interviews with private practice lawyers and in-house counsel. The guide’s “Stars” are named based on peer and client recognition as top trial attorneys.

Benchmark Litigation 2014

New York Rankings:
Litigation - Highly Recommended
Litigation Stars - Bill Cavanaugh, Greg Diskant, Phil Forlenza, Erik Haas, Jeff Lewis, Bob LoBue, Saul Shapiro, Peter Tomlinson, Steve Younger and Steve Zalesin
Future Star - Dan Ruzumna

National Rankings:
Intellectual Property
Litigation Stars - Greg Diskant and Jeff Lewis

Benchmark Plaintiff 2014

New York:
Litigation - Highly Recommended
Litigation Stars – Greg Diskant and Bob LoBue