Legal 500 US 2016 Recommends Akin Gump Lawyers and Practices

(Washington, D.C.) – The Legal 500 United States 2016 has recognized a number of Akin Gump lawyers as among those “who are providing the most cutting edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel.” The rankings are compiled through feedback provided by law firms, their peers and clients.

Akin Gump was ranked as a top-tier firm in the categories of corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy) and government relations, while investment management practice co-head Stephen Vine and financial restructuring co-head Daniel Golden were named “Leading Lawyers” in their respective fields. This is Mr. Vine’s third and Mr. Golden’s second consecutive recognition as such.

Additionally, the firm and 46 Akin Gump lawyers were recommended in the following categories:

Alternative/hedge funds

Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy)

Energy: renewable/alternative

Energy: transactions: oil and gas

Government relations

International trade

M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)

Private equity funds

Supreme Court and appellate

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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