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Rankings & Recognition

Julie Cohen
Director of Marketing and Communications

Cahill Earns Top Ranks from Chambers USA 2019

Date: 05/01/19

Cahill has been recognized by Chambers 2019 as a leading law firm in various transactional, regulatory and litigation practice categories.

Cahill ranked as a band 1 firm nationwide in Capital Markets: High Yield Products for the eighth consecutive year. Backed by client and market feedback, the practice has “peerless strength in high-yield offerings” with a client highlighting that “Cahill has the strongest, deepest bench of lawyers within debt underwriting.”

Within the Banking & Finance category, Chambers USA ranked Cahill in band 1 nationally with a client noting that it is “the premier bank law firm on the street.” Another source cited that “the partners there see more transactions in the market than anyone in the leveraged loan space.” Nationwide, Cahill was also ranked in Capital Markets: Equity: Manager Representation and Capital Markets: Investment Grade Debt: Manager Representation.

Chambers USA ranked Cahill’s First Amendment practice band 2 in New York, 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.”

Chambers USA also 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.”

Within the transactional side, Cahill was ranked by Chambers USA in its Environmental Practice in New York with a commentator saying that Cahill is “sophisticated in their approach.” Chambers USA also reported that the practice has a “high level of expertise in health and safety concerns, as well as in environmental compliance and risk management.”

In litigation, Cahill again ranked among New York’s “Elite” firms for Commercial Litigation for the eleventh consecutive year and was described as a “strong litigation practice that is well equipped to handle major commercial proceedings.” This ranking is backed by clients who have said that Cahill is “willing to go the extra mile, and the advice is superb.”