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Vinson & Elkins LLP

36 National Rankings & 79 Metro Rankings | Website

Awards Received by Firm

World's Leading Energy Law Firm - Euromoney, 1995-Present (Based on Lawyers Listed)

#1 Legal Advisor for Texas, Among Top 20 in Seven Categories, mergermarket’s 2012 M&A League Tables

Highly Recommended Innovative Firm, Corporate Law, Financial Times’ Innovative Lawyers Report 2012

Ranked Among the Top 25 in 14 Categories in Loan Pricing Corporation’s 2012 Year-End League Tables

Ranked in 16 Categories in Thomson Reuters’ 2012 Legal Advisors M&A League Tables

2012 Law360 Energy Group of the Year: Vinson & Elkins

Named 2012 Projects & Energy Law Firm of the Year by ALB The Brief

Recommended in Nine Practice Areas in The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2013

Recommended Law Firm in the 2013 Edition of the IFLR 1000

Selected as One of the “Best Law Firms for Women” by the National Association for Female Executives

Ranked in Four Practice Areas and Eight London-Based Lawyers Recognized in Chambers UK 2013

“Highly Recommended,” Texas; “Recommended,” District of Columbia in 2013 Benchmark Litigation

Recommended Law Firm in Six Categories in The UK Legal 500 2012

Named Firm of the Year by Asian-MENA Counsel Magazine

Ranked in the 2012 Legal 500 Latin America Inaugural Guide

#1 Legal Advisor in Infrastructure Journal’s Project Finance League Tables 2012

Named Oil & Gas Law Firm of the Year by Who’s Who Legal

Ranked in Top 10 in Eight mergermarket League Tables Categories

13 Top-10 Rankings in Thomson Reuters' Legal Advisors Global & Emerging Markets M&A League Tables

Recognized for Legal Work in the U.S., UK, and UAE Across 13 Categories by ACQ Global Awards 2012

Named “Best Law Firm” in Two Categories, Four Attorneys Named Leading Lawyers, Islamic Finance News

Ranked in 23 Practice Areas and 76 Individual V&E Attorneys Recognized in The Legal 500 U.S. 2012

33 Practice Areas, 83 Lawyers Honored in Chambers USA 2012

Ranked in the Top Ten in Five Categories in Bloomberg’s Global Legal Advisory M&A Rankings, Q1 2012

Scored Seven Top-Tier Energy Rankings in 2012 Chambers Global; 43 Attorneys Recognized

Named in BTI Client Service A-Team 2012 and BTI Client Service 30 for 2012

Named Energy and Resources Law Firm of the Year by Asian Legal Business (ALB) China Law Awards 2012

#1 Global Legal Advisor in Infrastructure Journal’s Full-Year 2011 Corporate Finance League Tables

Named to the 2012 GAR 100 by Global Arbitration Review

Recommended in Six Practice Areas, Including three Band One Rankings in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2012

Energy and Natural Resources International Law Firm of the Year Award, Chambers China Awards 2012

DealMakers Global Leading Firms ‘Top Tier Rankings’ Award

Received Asian-MENA Counsel Recognition for Three Energy Deals

#1 Legal Advisor China Announced Deals (by Vol), Bloomberg’s Global Legal Advisory M&A Rankings 2011

Four #1 Rankings in Thomson Reuters' Full Year 2011 Legal Advisors M&A League Tables

White Collar Crime Practice Among Top in the Nation, Acquisition International Legal Awards

Project Law and Energy Practices Among Top in the Nation, Acquisition International Legal Awards

Antitrust/Competition Law Practice Among Top in the Nation, Acquisition International Legal Awards

#1 International Law Firm by China Outbound M&A Deal Value in China Business Law Journal, Nov. 2011

Named United Arab Emirates Law Firm of the Year in Seven Categories, ACQ Magazine