For Second Straight Year, Law360 Selects Akin Gump as Practice Group of the Year for Sports

(Washington, D.C.) – Akin Gump is pleased to announce that its sports practice has been selected by Law360 for the second straight year as a winner of its Practice Group of the Year awards. The awards honor the law firms “behind the litigation wins and major deals that resonated throughout the legal industry” in 2017.

As part of its recognition last year, Akin Gump was cited for guiding the National Football League to “some major labor wins,” thereby making its mark “in some of the most high-profile cases in sports.”

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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