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For the second year in a row, Koley Jessen has been named “Law Firm of the Year” by the M&A Advisor. Finalists in the category included AmLaw 100 firms, Alston & Bird LLP, Davis Polk & Wardell, Linklaters LLP, Ropes & Gray LLP, and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC.

Read more: Koley Jessen Named “Law Firm of the Year” at The 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards


The Legal Times, a leading monthly magazine based in Seoul focusing on the legal industry, featured SEUM in their special 11th anniversary Issue dated November 14, 2018. The article discussing SEUM and its highly regarded startup practice is titled “Our Law Firm in 2018 – “Leading Law Firm for Startups” SEUM” (2018 올해 우리 로펌은…’스타트업 자문 1호’ 세움 in Korean).

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Clarkslegal is delighted to announce that Legal 500 has recognised the firm for the following practice areas; Construction, Commercial Contracts, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Property, Corporate & Commercial, Education, Employment, Immigration and Local Government.

The Legal 500 is an independent guide that analyses the capabilities of law firms across the world, with a comprehensive research programme revised and updated every year to bring the most up-to-date vision of the global legal market.

Read more: Clarkslegal Recognised by UK Legal 500 2018


Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm was nationally ranked in 12 practice areas in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, as well as receiving a total of 127 metropolitan rankings representing various areas of law.

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a “Best Law Firms” ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer included on the 2018 Best Lawyers in America list for that particular practice area and metropolitan area.

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Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced that Arlene Switzer Steinfield, Dallas-based Senior Counsel in the firm’s Labor and Employment Practice, was recognized in the D CEO special edition publication The Dallas 500 for the third consecutive year.

The Dallas 500 is a special print edition of D CEO that celebrates the most influential and powerful business leaders in North Texas. It is the result of a year-long research initiative from the editors of D CEO, compiling a list based on extensive contacts in local business circles and hundreds of interviews. The Dallas 500 provides an engaging, personal look at the people across 60 categories that make Dallas such a powerful economic force.

Read more: Arlene Switzer Steinfield Recognized in The Dallas 500 for Third Consecutive Year