Paul L. Caron
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Tuesday, July 27, 2021

2022 Vault Law Firm Tax Rankings:  Skadden Is #1 For 12th 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

43.98%

2

Davis Polk

New York

21.76%

3

Kirkland & Ellis

Chicago

20.83%

4

Cravath    

New York

20.37%

5

Baker McKenzie

Chicago

16.90%

6

Wachtell

New York

14.58%

7

McDermott, Will & Emery

Chicago

14.35%

8

Latham & Watkins

Los Angeles

13.19%

9

Cleary Gottlieb

New York

9.49%

10

Weil Gotshal

New York

9.26%

11

Sullivan & Cromwell

New York

9.03%

12

Caplin & Drysdale

D.C.

7.64%

12

Simpson Thacher

New York

7.64%

14

Morgan Lewis

Philadelphia

7.41%

15

Paul Weiss

New York

6.48%

16

Mayer Brown

Chicago

6.02%

17

Miller & Chevalier

D.C.

5.32%

18

Debevoise & Plimpton

New York

4.17%

19

Eversheds Sutherland

Atlanta

3.94%

19

Ropes & Gray

Boston

3.94%

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

  1. New York (10)
  2. Chicago (4)
  3. D.C. (2)
  4. Atlanta, Boston, Los Angeles, Philadelphia (1)

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

https://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2021/07/2022-vault-law-firm-tax-rankingsskadden-is-1-for-12th-year-in-a-row.html

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