The 4 Firms That Strike Fear In GCs

Law360, New York (September 20, 2016, 4:38 PM EDT) — General counsels have singled out four law firms that they’re most afraid to face in court, pointing to the firms’ ability to upend business operations, rack up costly bills and potentially ruin the reputations of their clients’ litigation opponents.

The BTI Litigation Outlook 2017 report by BTI Consulting Group (Wellesley, Mass.) found that the firms most likely to give GCs nightmares are Jones Day, Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP, which have made BTI’s “Fearsome Foursome” list four years running,…

Source: Law360