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Wednesday, July 8, 2015

2016 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

42.20%

2

Davis Polk

New York

24.28%

3

Cleary Gottlieb

New York

22.83%

4

Wachtell Lipton

New York

17.63%

5

Baker & McKenzie

Chicago

16.78%

6

Cravath

New York

15.90%

7

McDermott Will & Emery

Chicago

15.32%

8

Sullivan & Cromwell

New York

12.14%

9

Caplin & Drysdale

D.C.

10.12%

10

Simpson Thacher

New York

  9.83%

11

Kirkland & Ellis

Chicago

  9.25%

11

Latham & Watkins

New York

  9.25%

13

Weil Gotscal

New York.

  7.51%

14

Miller & Chevalier

D.C.

  6.07%

15

Sidley Austin

Chicago

  5.78%

16

Mayer Brown

Chicago

  4.34%

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

  1. New York (9)
  2. Chicago (5)
  3. D.C. (2)

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

https://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2015/07/2016-vault-law-firm-tax-rankings.html

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Comments

Is this a ranking of quality or profitability? Or are they now the same?

Posted by: mike livingston | Jul 9, 2015 5:59:09 AM