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Julie Cohen
Director of Marketing and Communications

Cahill Awarded Top Distinctions from Chambers USA 2020

Date: 04/30/20

Cahill Awarded Top Distinctions from Chambers USA 2020

Chambers USA recognized Cahill as a leading law firm in various transactional, regulatory and litigation practice categories in the publication's 2020 guide. Additionally, 25 Cahill lawyers were recognized as leaders in their respective fields in this year’s edition.

Cahill ranked as a band 1 firm nationwide in Capital Markets: High Yield Products for the ninth consecutive year. Noted by clients as "the premier leveraged finance practice in the US," Cahill "remain[s] a tremendous presence in high-yield debt and really are terrific at that work." 

Within the Banking & Finance category, Chambers USA also ranked Cahill in band 1 nationally with a number of sources calling Cahill "THE premier lender-side leveraged finance practice" based on its market-leading practice working across a range of sectors including healthcare, retail, and technology.  

Nationwide, Cahill was also ranked very highly in Capital Markets: Equity: Manager Representation, Capital Markets: Investment Grade Debt: Manager Representation, and Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer.

In litigation, Cahill again ranked among New York’s “Elite” firms for Commercial Litigation for the twelfth consecutive year and was described as a “strong litigation practice that is well equipped to handle major commercial proceedings" and "impressive strength in large-scale class actions that sees it attract a top-notch financial client base, while also demonstrating strength in areas such as life sciences." Chambers USA also ranked Cahill's Securities, Insurance, and White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations teams as among the top practices in New York in their newest guide. 

In the New York region, Chambers USA ranked Cahill’s First Amendment, Environmental, Tax, and Antitrust practices, highlighting the breadth of knowledge of firm’s lawyers across these different areas. In its return to the rankings, commentators on Cahill’s Antitrust practice said that Cahill lawyers are the “go-to for antitrust investigations; the entire team stands out as very impressive," equally capable of handling transactional approval work for financial institutions.