Akin Gump Shortlisted for 2015 FT North America Innovative Lawyers Contest

(Washington, D.C.) – Financial Times announced today that Akin Gump is among the law firms shortlisted for its 2015 North America Innovative Lawyers awards. The formal awards dinner will be held in New York City on December 7.

Akin Gump has been shortlisted in the categories Innovation in Legal Expertise: Protecting Clients' Business and Innovation in the Business of Law: Compliance and Technology.

Akin Gump has been honored to receive multiple recognitions from FT in its various regional Innovative Lawyers competitions, including, most recently, for Europe (learn more here), where the firm was recognized in three categories. It has also been named among the most innovative law firms in the industry in North America in every year that FT has ranked U.S. law firms (learn more here).

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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