2014 Legal 500 US Ranks Seven Akin Gump Practices; Stephen Vine a “Leading Lawyer”

(Washington, D.C.) – The Legal 500 United States 2014, now in its eight year, has been released, and seven Akin Gump practices have been ranked among the nation’s best.  Additionally, investment management practice head Stephen Vine was named a “Leading Lawyer” in the category of Alternative/Hedge Funds.

The firm was ranked in:

  • Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy)
  • Alternative/hedge funds
  • Private equity funds
  • International trade
  • Supreme Court and appellate
  • M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m).

In April, a number of practices and individuals in Akin Gump’s European and Middle East offices were ranked by The Legal 500. Click here to read more.

The Legal 500 rankings are crafted from information provided by law firms, their peers and clients.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 850 attorneys in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.