Chambers Guide to Leading U.S. Lawyers Names 53 at Akin Gump

(Washington, DC) – Fifty-three partners at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP have been designated as leaders in their respective fields in the 2008 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Based entirely on in-depth, unbiased market research and the recommendations of general counsel and lawyers in private practice, Chambers USA identifies the top practitioners in more than 30 commercial areas of law. Chambers bases its rankings of leading lawyers on a year-long survey of the legal profession, in which a team of researchers conducts in-depth, unbiased research on practitioners worldwide. Chambers’ research is audited annually by the British Market Research Bureau.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, a leading international law firm, numbers more than 1,000 lawyers and advisors in the United States, Europe and Asia.

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