Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Businesses recognized Ulmer & Berne LLP for the 15th consecutive year as a leading law firm. The guide is the culmination of thousands of in-depth interviews, carried out by the largest research team of its kind. Chambers recognizes nine of the firm’s partners and counsel, including a Band 1 ranking for Michael N. Ungar, chair of Ulmer’s litigation department.
“It is gratifying and fulfilling to receive such high marks from our clients, and it is particularly gratifying to see Mike Ungar get the recognition he so deserves,” said Scott P. Kadish, Ulmer’s Managing Partner.
Practices and individual attorneys receiving recognition from Chambers in 2017 include:
- Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions
- Peter A. Rome
- Evelyn K. Holmer
- Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
- Intellectual Property
- Litigation: General Commercial
- Real Estate
Rankings are compiled by Chambers & Partners, a U.K.-based publisher of legal guides and directories. The rankings are based on in-depth, objective interviews with both clients and peers. The interviews, conducted by a team of more than 170 highly trained researchers, gather data on key criteria, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities valued by clients. Individual attorneys receive recognition for exceptional performance in their respective fields.