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K&L Gates

48 National Rankings & 206 Metro Rankings | Website

Awards Received by Firm

K&L Gates has frequently been identified by BTI Consulting as one of the top 30 law firms recommended by legal decision makers to their peers and for client service.

In the 2018 U.S. News-Best Lawyers Best Law Firms survey, K&L Gates was again among the top five firms for national first-tier rankings out of the 14,000 firms ranked.

K&L Gates continues to be recognized as a leading firm for diversity and inclusion, having recently been honored as a top achiever in advancing diversity by longtime clients Microsoft and Chevron, among others.

K&L Gates was named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), earning a top rating of 100 percent in HRC's Corporate Equality Index survey.

BTI Consulting Group identified K&L Gates as a Leading Collaboration firm in its Law Firms with the Best Collaboration 2017.

Ranked among the top 25 firms for legal innovation in BTI Consulting Group 2019 inaugural list of Innovation Champions.

Market research agency Acritas recognized K&L Gates for a third consecutive year as one of the 20 strongest U.S. law firm brands in its 2018 U.S. Law Firm Brand Index.

For a seventh consecutive year in 2017, K&L Gates was cited as one of the 20 leading global law firms based on international presence and the capabilities to handle complex cross-border matters.

K&L Gates has been recognized as among the most accomplished law firms in intellectual property with the firm's inclusion on The National Law Journal's Intellectual Property Hot List.

K&L Gates was again named among the top 20 best-known global law firm brands in the Acritas 2018 Global Elite Brand Index, a ranking determined through unprompted interviews with more than 1,000 in-house general counsel globally.

Global Investigations Review has honored K&L Gates with inclusion in its annual GIR 30 survey, an independent guide to the world's best and most-trusted firms for cross-border investigations.

K&L Gates was named among Yale Law Women's Top 10 Family Friendly Firms of 2016.

K&L Gates was awarded the Global Dispute of the Year: U.S. Litigation (IP) in The American Lawyer's fourth annual Global Legal Awards in recognition of the firm's work representing Carnegie Mellon University in the CMU v. Marvell case.