O’Melveny Highly Ranked in Benchmark Litigation US 2020

October 08, 2019


NEW YORK—October 8, 2019—O’Melveny earned top honors for seven of its practice areas and 32 of its lawyers from Benchmark Litigation, a guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys.

O’Melveny was ranked in the areas of Antitrust & Competition; Entertainment, Sports & Media; Environmental; Intellectual Property & Technology; General Litigation; Labor & Employment; and Securities Litigation. Five of those practice areas were ranked in Benchmark’s “Top Tier:” Antitrust & Competition (CA, National); Environmental (CA); General Litigation (CC, Irvine, LA, National); Labor & Employment (CA); and Securities Litigation (CA).

In addition, O’Melveny lawyers earned nine “National Practice Area Star” rankings and 26 “Local Litigation Star” rankings. The firm also earned three “Future Star,” five “Labor & Employment Star,” one “Dispute Resolution Star,” one “Top 100 Trial Lawyers,” and one “Top 20 Trial Lawyers in California” rankings.

In its analysis of O’Melveny, Benchmark Litigation described the firm as a “commanding presence on the world stage,” and noted that the “firm is viewed as a valued advisor by a vast and diverse span of business clients, several of whom have dominated the media over the past year.”

Benchmark Litigation is the result of months of research, including extensive interviews with litigators and their clients to identify the leading litigators and firms. During these interviews, researchers examine recent casework handled by law firms and ask individual litigators to offer their professional opinions on peers.

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Christopher Rieck
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
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