Rankings and Recognition

Firm

92 Leading Lawyers; 37 recognized practices
Chambers USA, 2020

63 attorneys recommended nationally; 17 recognized practices
The Legal 500 US, 2020

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

Ranked 15th among major U.S. law firms for percentage of female equity partners
The American Lawyer, 2019

Business and Transactions

The Legal 500 US

Leading practice, Consumer Financial Services, Financial Services: Regulatory, 2011-2020
Leading practice, Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation and Retirement Plans: Design, 2013, 2014, 2019, 2020
Leading practice, Fintech, 2020
Leading industry-focus practice, Energy: Renewable/Alternative, 2015-2018
Leading practice, M&A: Middle-Market (Sub-$500M), 2010-2020
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), 2007-2020
Leading national practice, highest tier, Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation), 2007-2020

Finance ​

Chambers USA

Leading practice, highest tier, Banking and Finance, Pennsylvania, 2007-2020
Leading national practice, Real Estate, 2017-2020
Leading practice, highest tier, Real Estate, Maryland, 2007-2020; Pennsylvania, 2007-2020
Leading practice, Real Estate, Colorado, 2007-2020; Washington D.C., 2017-2020

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, 2008-2020; Pennsylvania, 2007-2020 

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

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, 2011-2020
Leading practice, Real Estate, 2011-2020
Leading practice, REITs, 2018-2020

Chambers USA

Leading national practice, Real Estate, 2017-2020
Leading practice, highest tier, Real Estate, Maryland, 2007-2020; Pennsylvania, 2007-2020
Leading practice, Real Estate, Colorado, 2007-2020; Minnesota, 2017-2020; New Jersey, 2008-2019; Utah, 2007-2020; Washington D.C., 2017-2020

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