Firm

96 attorneys named Leading Lawyers; 23 practices recognized
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2016

Sixteen practices ranked in the highest tier nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2017

95 attorneys named Leading Lawyers; 23 practices recognized
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2015

Ranked fourth in the nation for its percentage of women equity partners
The American Lawyer, 2015

Fifteen practices ranked in the highest tier nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2015

Among the top 100 firms for female attorneys
Law360, 2015-2016

94 attorneys named Leading Lawyers; 24 leading practices recognized
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2014

Among the top 100 firms in the Pro Bono Report 
The American Lawyer, 2009-2016

Ranked a top law firm in client service performance
BTI Consulting Group Client Service A-Team, 2010-2016

Earned Client Choice Award, for excellence in client care and quality of service, Utah
International Law Office/Lexology, 2013

Ranked second in the nation for its percentage of women equity partners among single-tier firms
The National Law Journal, 2012

Earned Gold Standard Certification for integrating women into the highest leadership positions in the firm
Women in Law Empowerment Forum, 2011-2015

Named to the Honor Roll of Legal Organizations Welcoming Women Professionals
Pennsylvania Bar Association Commission on Women in the Profession, 2013

Business and Finance

#5 for Issuer's Counsel by Volume—REIT Equity
The American Lawyer Corporate Scorecard, 2013

Nationally recognized as a "Go-To Law Firm" for Securities
American Lawyer Media, 2011, 2012

Nationally recognized as a "Go-To Law Firm" for Corporate Transactions
American Lawyer Media, 2011, 2012

Ranked #2 "Top Corporate Law Firm" in the Philadelphia metro market
Corporate Board Member, 2012

Named "Best in Biz" for Corporate Law
South Jersey Biz, 2012

Leading consumer financial services practice for Finance – Financial Services: Regulatory
The Legal 500 US, 2011-2015

Leading industry focus practice for Energy: Renewable/Alternative
The Legal 500 US, 2015

Leading mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts practice for M&A: Middle-Market (Sub-$500m)
The Legal 500 US, 2010-2015

30 attorneys named Leading Lawyers in Banking and Finance, Gaming and Licensing, Corporate/Commercial, Corporate/M&A, Corporate/M&A and Private Equity, Corporate/M&A and Securities, Labor and Employment: Employee Benefits and Compensation, Energy: Electricity (Regulatory and Litigation), and Projects: Renewables and Alternative Energy
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2014-2016

Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance & Litigation) in the highest tier nationally
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2007-2016

Leading practices in Corporate/M&A in Arizona, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Utah
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2011-2016

Leading national practice for REITs: Maryland Counsel
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2012-2016

Leading practice in Private Wealth Law in Pennsylvania
Chambers High Net Worth Guide, 2016

Banking and Finance Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Biotechnology Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Corporate Law, highest tier, nationally and in Las Vegas and Phoenix
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Corporate Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Corporate Law, highest tier, in Baltimore
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Corporate Compliance Law, highest tier, in Baltimore
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Corporate Governance Law, highest tier, in Baltimore
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Equipment Finance Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Financial Services Regulation Law, highest tier, in Utah
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Gaming Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Government Relations Practice, highest tier, in Las Vegas
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Mergers & Acquisitions Law, highest tier, in Las Vegas and Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Mergers & Acquisitions Law, highest tier, in Phoenix
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Securities/Capital Markets Law, highest tier, nationally and in Phoenix
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Securities/Capital Markets Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Securities Regulation Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia and Phoenix
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Tax Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Tax Law, highest tier, nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2017

Trusts and Estates Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Venture Capital Law, highest tier, in Utah
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Leading practice for Capital Markets: REITs: USA: Maryland Counsel
Chambers Global, 2013

A "Top Bankruptcy Law Firm"
The Deal, 2003-2013

2 "Top Bankruptcy Lawyers in the Top Ten"
The Deal, First Quarter, 2014

Intellectual Property

Named an "IP VIP"
BTI Consulting Group, 2014

5 attorneys ranked as "Leading Patent Professionals"
IAM Patent 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Professionals, 2013

6 attorneys ranked as "IP Stars"
Managing Intellectual Property, 2013

"Highly Recommended" intellectual property practice in Georgia
Managing Intellectual Property, 2013

"Recommended" intellectual property practice in Pennsylvania
Managing Intellectual Property, 2013

Nationally recognized as a "Go-To Law Firm" for Intellectual Property
American Lawyer Media, 2011, 2012

Leading intellectual property practice for Trademarks: Non-Contentious – Full Coverage
The Legal 500 US, 2010-2013

6 attorneys named Leading Lawyers in Georgia and Pennsylvania
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2014-2016

Patent Law, highest tier, in Atlanta
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Patent Law, highest tier, nationally and in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Copyright Law, highest tier, in Atlanta, Los Angeles, and Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Copyright Law, highest tier, nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Trademark Law, highest tier, nationally and in Atlanta
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Litigation

Named to Honor Roll of Cybersecurity Law Firms 2017
BTI Consulting, Law Firms Best at Cybersecurity

New Jersey Litigation Department of the Year
New Jersey Law Journal, 2016

Pennsylvania Litigation Department of the Year—General Litigation (Large Firms) 
The Legal Intelligencer
, 2014

Finalist, Pennsylvania Litigation Department of the Year—Labor and Employment
The Legal Intelligencer
, 2014

Nationally recognized as a "Go-To Law Firm" for Litigation
American Lawyer Media, 2010-2013

Nationally recognized as a "Go-To Law Firm" for Labor and Employment
American Lawyer Media, 2011, 2012

Leading labor and employment practice for Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
The Legal 500 US, 2013-2014

Leading litigation practice for Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense: Automotive/Transport
The Legal 500 US, 2010-2015

Named to GCR 100 – 15th Edition, for leading Antitrust practice
Global Competition Review, 2014

"Highly Recommended" litigation practice in Pennsylvania
Benchmark Litigation, 2009-2016

In Pennsylvania, awarded four "Local Litigation Stars" and two "Future Stars"
Benchmark Litigation, 2011-2016

"Recommended" litigation practice in Colorado
Benchmark Litigation, 2010-2016

In Colorado, awarded one "Local Litigation Star"
Benchmark Litigation, 2010-2016

In Maryland, awarded one "Local Litigation Star"
Benchmark Litigation, 2010-2016

35 attorneys named Leading Lawyers in Antitrust, General Commercial, White Collar Crime and Government Investigations, Securities, Environment, Labor and Employment, Climate Change, Products Liability, and Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2014

Leading Antitrust practice in Pennsylvania
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2010-2016

Leading Bankruptcy/Restructuring practice in Pennsylvania
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2013-2016

Leading Environment practice in Pennsylvania and Arizona (including water rights) 
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2011-2016

Leading Litigation: General Commercial practice in Pennsylvania and Colorado
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2007-2016

Leading Litigation: General Commercial practice in Maryland
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2013

Leading Litigation: Products Liability practice in New Jersey
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2013-2016

Leading Labor and Employment practices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2007-2016

Banking and Finance Litigation, highest tier, nationally and in Colorado and Las Vegas
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Banking and Finance Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Banking and Finance Litigation, highest tier, in Atlanta
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Bankruptcy Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, highest tier, in Colorado
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, highest tier, in New Jersey and Philadelphia 
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, highest tier, nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2017

Commercial Litigation, highest tier, in Colorado
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Commercial Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Commercial Litigation, highest tier, nationally and in Atlanta and New Jersey
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Employment Law – Management, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Employment Law – Management, highest tier, in New Jersey
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Environmental Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Environmental Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Environmental Litigation, highest tier, in New Jersey
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Environmental Litigation, highest tier, nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2016-2017

Intellectual Property Litigation, highest tier, in Atlanta
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Intellectual Property Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Intellectual Property Litigation, highest tier, nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2017

Labor and Employment Litigation, highest tier, in Utah
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Labor and Employment Litigation, highest tier, in New Jersey and Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Labor Law – Management, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Labor Law – Management, highest tier, in New Jersey
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Land Use and Zoning Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Mergers & Acquisitions Litigation, highest tier, in Colorado
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Patent Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Real Estate Litigation, highest tier, in Colorado
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Securities Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Securities Litigation, highest tier, in Colorado
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Trusts and Estates Litigation, highest tier, in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Public Finance

Listed continuously since 1958 as a nationally recognized bond counsel firm
The Bond Buyer's Municipal Marketplace (the "Red Book")

Leading practice for Finance – Restructuring (including Bankruptcy): Municipal
The Legal 500 US, 2015 

Municipal Law, highest tier, Phoenix
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Public Finance Law, highest tier, in Philadelphia, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C.
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Public Finance Law, highest tier, nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Thomson Reuters

General Rankings

#6 for New Money Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#9 for Competitive Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#9 for Revenue Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#9 for Short Term Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#10 for Long and Short Term Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#11 for Bond Counsel (Overall)
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#1 for Pension Underwriters Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#10 for Variable Rate Underwriters Counsel

Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

State Rankings

#1 in Pennsylvania for Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#1 in Utah for Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#2 in Delaware for Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#2 in Maryland for Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#2 in New Mexico for Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#8 in Pennsylvania for Underwriters Counsel

Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

Regional Rankings

#6 in the Northeast for Bond Counsel

Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#7 in the Southwest for Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#10 in the West for Bond Counsel

Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

Use of Proceeds

#1 for Pollution Control Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#1 for Student Loan Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#3 for Single Family Housing Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#5 for Industrial Development Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#8 for General Purpose Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

# 8 for Higher Education Bond Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#4 for Pollution Control Underwriters Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#9 for Health Care Underwriters Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#10 for Airports Underwriters Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

#10 for Water, Sewer and Gas Underwriters Counsel
Thomson Reuters, year-end 2016

Real Estate

Law Firm of the Year – Real Estate Law
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms
, 2016

Best Law Firm Corporate Practice in Pennsylvania—Real Estate 
The Legal Intelligencer
, 2013, 2015 

#5 for Issuer's Counsel by Volume—REIT Equity
The American Lawyer Corporate Scorecard, 2013

Leading real estate practice for Real Estate and Construction—Construction (including Construction Litigation)
The Legal 500 US, 2011-2014

Leading real estate practice for Real Estate and Construction—Land Use/Zoning
The Legal 500 US, 2011-2015

Leading real estate practice for Real Estate and Construction—Real Estate
The Legal 500 US, 2011-2015

"Construction Law Firm of the Year"
DealMakers Monthly, 2011

Paul Casey, retired partner, Housing Group, "Dealmaker of the Year"
The American Lawyer, 2011

28 attorneys named Leading Lawyers with highest-tier Real Estate practices in Pennsylvania and Maryland, and leading practices in Colorado, Nevada, New Jersey, and Utah
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2016

25 attorneys named Leading Lawyers with highest-tier Real Estate practices in Pennsylvania and Maryland, and leading practices in Colorado, Nevada, New Jersey, and Utah
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2015

22 attorneys named Leading Lawyers with highest-tier Real Estate practices in Pennsylvania and Maryland, and leading practices in Colorado, Nevada, New Jersey, and Utah
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2014

Land Use and Zoning Law, highest tier, in Baltimore and Las Vegas
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Land Use and Zoning Law, highest tier, nationally and in Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017

Real Estate Law, highest tier, in Baltimore, Las Vegas, and Philadelphia
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2011-2017

Real Estate Law, highest tier, in Colorado, Utah, and Washington, D.C.
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2013-2017

Real Estate Law, highest tier, nationally
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms, 2014-2017