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Thursday, June 25, 2015

2015 Vault Law Firm Tax Rankings

VaultVault has released its annual ranking of the Top 100 Law Firms, based on prestige as voted on by associates (methodology here). The Top Tax Practices are:

Rank

Firm

Home City

% Vote

1

Skadden

New York

35.29%

2

Cleary Gottleib

New York

24.75%

3

Davis Polk

New York

22.55%

4

Baker & McKenzie

Chicago

20.34%

5

McDermott, Will & Emery

Chicago

19.12%

6

Sullivan & Cromwell

New York

18.38%

7

Cravath, Swaine & Moore

New York

16.67%

8

Wachtell, Lipton

New York

15.69%

9

Caplin & Drysdale

D.C.

10.29%

10

Kirkland & Ellis

Chicago

  9.80%

11

Simpson Thacher

New York

  7.60%

11

Weil Gotshal & Manges

New York

  7.60%

13

Miller & Chevalier

D.C.

  6.62%

14

Latham & Watkins

New York

  6.13%

15

Morrison & Foerster

San Fran

  5.64%

For the sixth year in a row, Skadden is #1. The city rankings are:

  1. New York (9)
  2. Chicago (3)
  3. D.C. (2)
  4. San Francisco (1)

For prior years' Vault Law Firm Tax Rankings, see:

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2015/06/2015-vault-law-firm-tax-rankings.html

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