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Julie Cohen
Director of Marketing and Communications

Cahill Earns Top Rankings from Chambers USA

Date: 05/24/13

Chambers USA

Chambers USA 2013 has ranked Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP as a leading law firm in the United States in Capital Markets: Debt & Equity; Banking & Finance; and Insurance categories, including the only Band 1 ranking in High Yield Debt. Chambers USA also ranked Cahill as a leading law firm in Commercial Litigation; Securities Litigation; White-Collar & Government Investigations; Insurance; and Antitrust in New York; and in Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite in Washington, D.C. Over a third of Cahill's partners have also been ranked in the latest edition.

Chambers USA ranked Cahill as the only law firm in Band 1 in Capital Markets: High Yield Debt, based on sources saying “They take the approach of not just identifying issues, but proactively coming up with solutions.” With respect to Capital Markets, Chambers USA noted “It has an impressive track record across the spectrum of debt and equity work.” Within the Banking & Finance category, Chambers USA reported “Cahill is well known for its strong affiliation with financial institutions at the forefront of the lending market,” and quoted sources as saying Cahill’s team “attracts the particular respect of the business community for its representation of investment banks in high-yield debt transactions.”

Cahill ranked among New York’s “Elite” firms for Commercial Litigation, and ranked among the leading Insurance Litigation, Media Litigation, Securities Litigation, White Collar Crime & Government Investigations and Antitrust practices in New York. With respect to “The Elite” ranking in Commercial Litigation, Chambers USA explained: “Cahill Gordon is highly regarded for its experience across a wide range of criminal, commercial and securities litigation,” citing sources as commenting “They provide excellent client service. They are always aware of the issues and are entrenched in the solutions.” Regarding First Amendment Litigation, the guide commented “The formidable media litigation department at this firm impresses clients with its breadth of experience and expertise.” Regarding Antitrust, Chambers USA cited feedback “They are quite knowledgeable and their analytical skills are strong.

Chambers USA ranked Cahill’s Insurance Litigation practice nationally and as one of the two top practices in New York, reporting that “This firm is one of the best in New York and has also carved out a strong presence for itself in the nationwide market,” quoting sources as commenting that “They are really good at what they do. They are good because they are very smart, they have lots of experience and their approach to litigation or arbitration is really very sound.”

Regarding Telecom, Chambers USA ranked Cahill among the leading practices in Washington, D.C., based on sources saying that Cahill’s team is “extremely knowledgeable and their advice has always been timely and accurate," and "Very strong, extremely client-focused, and accessible."

About Chambers USA
Chambers USA ranks the leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas throughout America. The research is in-depth and client focused and the guide is read by industry-leading companies and organizations throughout the US and worldwide.