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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

2018 Vault Law Firm Tax Rankings:  Skadden Is #1 For 8th Year In A Row

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

46.40%

2

Davis Polk

New York

20.80%

3

Cravath

New York

20.00%

4

Wachtell

New York

19.73%

5

Baker McKenzie

Chicago

17.33%

6

McDermott Will & Emery

Chicago

16.80%

7

Cleary Gottlieb

New York

15.73%

8

Sullivan & Cromwell

New York

12.27%

9

Kirkland & Ellis

Chicago

12.00%

10

Caplin & Drysdale

D.C.

  8.53%

10

Weil Gotshal

New York

  8.53%

12

Simpson Thacher

New York

  8.27%

13

Latham & Watkins

Los Angeles

  8.00%

14

Mayer Brown

Chicago

  5.07%

15

Eversheds Sutherland

Atlanta

  4.53%

16

Miller & Chevalier

D.C.

  4.27%

16

Morrison & Foerster

San Fran.

  4.27%

16

Sidley Austin

Chicago

  4.27%

19

Debevoise & Plimpton

New York

  4.00%

19

Paul, Weiss

New York

  4.00%

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

  1. New York (10)
  2. Chicago (5)
  3. D.C. (2)
  4. Atlanta, Los Angeles, San Francisco(1)

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

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2017/06/2018-vault-law-firm-tax-rankingsskadden-is-1-for-8th-year-in-a-row.html

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Comments

Congrats Skadden

Posted by: Janet Ombwayo | Jun 28, 2017 11:01:23 PM