Rankings and Recognition

Firm

97 Leading Lawyers; 46 recognized practices
Chambers USA, 2021

60 attorneys recommended nationally; 16 recognized practices
The Legal 500 US, 2021

26 practices ranked in the highest tier nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2021

Ranked 5th for the highest representation of women equity partners and 12th for female attorneys among comparably-sized firms
Law360 Glass Ceiling Report2020

Business and Transactions

The Legal 500 US

Leading practice, Consumer Financial Services, Financial Services: Regulatory, 2011-2021
Leading practice, Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation and Retirement Plans: Design, 2013, 2014, 2019-2021
Leading practice, Fintech, 2020,2021
Leading industry-focus practice, Energy: Renewable/Alternative, 2015-2018
Leading practice, M&A: Middle-Market (Sub-$500M), 2010-2021
Leading practice, Outsourcing, 2019, 2020

Chambers USA

Finalist, Firm of the Year, Financial Services Regulation, 2019
Leading national practice, highest tier, Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance), 2007-2021
Leading national practice, highest tier, Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation), 2007-2021

Finance ​

Chambers USA

Leading practice, highest tier, Banking and Finance, Pennsylvania, 2007-2021
Leading national practice, Real Estate, 2017-2021
Leading practice, highest tier, Real Estate, Maryland, 2007-2021; Pennsylvania, 2007-2021
Leading practice, Real Estate, Colorado, 2007-2021; Washington D.C., 2017-2021

U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms

Banking and Finance Law, highest tier, nationally, 2020, 2021; Minneapolis, 2018-2020; Philadelphia, 2010-2021; Utah, 2018-2021
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, highest tier, nationally, 2015-2021; Baltimore, 2020, , 2021; Colorado, 2020, 2021; Minneapolis, 2018-2021; Philadelphia, 2014-2021
Municipal Law, highest tier, Phoenix, 2011-2021
Public Finance Law, Law Firm of the Year, 2017; highest tier, nationally, 2013-2021; Philadelphia, 2010-2021; Phoenix, 2010-2021; Washington, D.C., 2010-2021

Listed continuously since 1958 as a nationally recognized bond counsel firm
The Bond Buyer's Municipal Marketplace (the "Red Book")

Intellectual Property

Chambers USA Leading practice, Intellectual Property, Georgia, 2008-2021; Pennsylvania, 2007-2021

U.S. News & World Report–Best Lawyers Best Law Firms

Copyright Law, Law Firm of the Year, 2015, 2019, 2021; highest tier, nationally, 2014-2021; Atlanta, 2013-2021; New York, 2020, 2021; Philadelphia, 2011-2021
Litigation – Intellectual Property, highest tier, nationally, 2015-2021; Atlanta, 2013-2021; Minneapolis, 2018; Philadelphia, 2014-2021
Litigation – Patent, highest tier, nationally, 2018-2021; Atlanta, 2019-2021; Minneapolis, 2018; Philadelphia, 2011-2021
Patent Law, highest tier, nationally, 2014-2021; Atlanta, 2011-2021; Philadelphia, 2017-2021
Trademark Law, highest tier, nationally, 2013-2021; Atlanta, 2013-2021; Minneapolis, 2018

Litigation

Chambers USA

Leading national practice, First Amendment Litigation, 2020-2021
Leading practice, Antitrust, Pennsylvania, 2010-2016, 2019, 2021
Leading practice, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Pennsylvania, 2013-2021
Leading practice, Environment, Arizona, 2011-2021
Leading practice, Environment, Pennsylvania, 2007-2021
Leading practice, Litigation: General Commercial, Colorado, 2007-2021; Pennsylvania, 2015-2021; Utah, 2017-2021
Leading practice, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, New York, 2020-2021; Pennsylvania, 2020-2021
Leading practice, Litigation: Product Liability, New Jersey, 2013-2021
Leading practice, Labor and Employment, New Jersey, 2007-2021; Pennsylvania, 2007-2021
Leading practice, highest tier, Media & Entertainment, Washington D.C., 2017-2021
Leading practice, Media & Entertainment: First Amendment Litigation, New York, 2017-2021

U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms 

Antitrust Litigation, highest tier, Minneapolis, 2018
Arbitration, highest tier, Minneapolis, 2018
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, highest tier, nationally, 2015-2021; Baltimore, 2020, , 2021; Colorado, 2020, 2021; Minneapolis, 2018-2021; Philadelphia, 2014-2021

Real Estate

The Legal 500 US

Leading practice, Land Use/Zoning, 2011-2021
Leading practice, Real Estate, 2011-2021
Leading practice, REITs, 2018-2021
Leading practice, Real Estate Finance, 2021

Chambers USA

Leading national practice, Real Estate, 2017-2021
Leading practice, highest tier, Real Estate, Maryland, 2007-2021; Pennsylvania, 2007-2021
Leading practice, Real Estate, Colorado, 2007-2021; Minnesota, 2017-2021; New Jersey, 2008-2019; Utah, 2007-2021; Washington D.C., 2017-2021

U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms

Land Use and Zoning Law, highest tier nationally, 2014-2021; Baltimore, 2010-2021; Las Vegas, 2010-2021; Philadelphia, 2014-2021
Litigation – Real Estate, highest tier, nationally, 2014-2021; Colorado, 2013-2018, Philadelphia, 2019-2021
Real Estate Law, Law Firm of the Year, 2016; highest tier, nationally, 2014-2021; Baltimore, 2010-2021; Colorado, 2011-2017; Las Vegas, 2010-2016; Minneapolis, 2018; Philadelphia, 2010-2021; Phoenix, 2018-2021; Utah, 2013-2021; Washington, D.C., 2013-2021