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Julie Cohen
Director of Marketing and Communications

Cahill Earns Top Ranks from Chambers USA 2018

Date: 05/09/18

Cahill Earns Top Ranks from Chambers USA 2018

Cahill has been recognized by Chambers USA 2018 as a leading law firm in various transactional, regulatory and litigation practice categories.

Cahill ranked as the sole band 1-ranked firm nationwide in Capital Markets: High Yield Products for the seventh consecutive year. Backed by client and market feedback, the practice is “still dominant in the high-yield market” with a client highlighting "they are around every deal so have the largest precedent to pull from." Cahill also ranked among the leading Debt & Equity practices nationally, with market sources commenting on Cahill’s “peerless strength in high-yield offerings and extensive expertise in some of the most complex investment-grade debt matters,” and “growing equity division.”

Within the Banking & Finance category, Chambers USA ranked Cahill in band 1 nationally noting its “market-leading practice” is known for offering “seamless coordination between its capital markets and leveraged finance partners” with citing sources commenting "Cahill is in a world of its own.”

Also, on the transactional side, Cahill ranked among the leading environmental practices in New York for advising on "health and safety concerns, environmental compliance, and risk management”  and is recognized for its “extensive experience advising prominent lenders and underwriters on major financial and corporate transactions” citing “they're a full-package firm able to handle any transaction."

Chambers USA ranked Cahill’s Insurance Litigation practice nationwide reporting that Cahill “provides superb reinsurance expertise, including deep knowledge of Bermuda Form arbitrations” and “an impressive capacity for undertaking class action defense and coverage litigation on behalf of major domestic insurers and financial institutions.”

On the litigation side, Cahill again ranked among New York’s “Elite” firms for Commercial Litigation for the tenth consecutive year and was described as “well equipped to handle major commercial and criminal defense proceedings” and ranked among the leading firms for Securities Litigation and White Collar Crime & Government Investigations in New York. These rankings are backed by client commentary that Cahill has an “incredible depth of resources, a comprehensive approach and subject matter experts who are excellent litigators” and "The Cahill team has delivered exceptional results in litigation.  I have a tremendous amount of faith that if I have a challenging case and give it to them, I will get the right outcome."

Chambers ranks Cahill’s First Amendment practice in its top tier, noting that Cahill “enjoys an outstanding reputation in the First Amendment space with a long history of appearances in era-defining free speech battles” and clients recognize Cahill as “industry leaders in the First Amendment domain.”

The Chambers USA 2018 rankings list is issued by Chambers and Partners. A description of the selection methodology can be found at: