Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2016
BuckleySandler is ranked as a Band 1 firm in the Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance & Litigation) practice area, as a Band 2 firm in the Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Enforcement & Investigations) practice area, as a Band 4 firm in District of Columbia Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, and as a Noted Firm in Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Compliance).
Chambers describes BuckleySandler as “an impressive cast of heavyweight names [that] is supported by a respected bench, recently reinforced by some quality lateral hires, enabling the team to handle complex matters, involving not only domestic issues but also foreign clients seeking a path through the maze of US financial regulations.”
The Legal 500 2016
BuckleySandler LLP has again been noted as one of the nation’s top law firms, with the recognition of four practice areas and 14 attorneys by The Legal 500 in its 2016 rankings.
In Financial Services: Litigation, the firm was described as “a destination firm for entities engaged in CFPB investigations” that “sets the ‘gold standard’ for consumer finance-related regulatory enforcements/investigations and private litigation.”
The Financial Services: Regulatory practice was hailed as “the gold standard for consumer finance regulatory work,” and was noted for being “well-equipped to assist a range of clients…as they navigate the treacherous terrain of the financial services landscape.”
The Technology: Data Protection and Privacy practice was recognized for its broad client base and noted for its particular expertise in e-commerce, Fintech, regulatory examinations and investigations, and FTC compliance.
The White-Collar Criminal Defense practice was noted as a “terrific practice” that handles a high number of internal and governmental cross-border investigations for a variety of clients, including senior executives and multinational corporations.
2016 Washington, DC Super Lawyers & Rising Stars
BuckleySandler LLP has 25 attorneys named to the 2016 Super Lawyers/Rising Stars lists across eleven practice areas. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations.
BTI Brand Elite 2016 Honor Roll of Short-Listed Firms & BTI Power Rankings 2016
Clients recognized BuckleySandler for its unparalleled client relationships in the BTI Power Rankings 2016: The Law Firms with the Best Client Relationships.
- Clients name BuckleySandler to the Honor Roll of Core firms in 2 different industries
- Clients also name the firm to the Honor Roll of Recommended firms in Financial Services, in the top 20% of law firms in the Financial Services industry
The BTI Power Rankings is the only law firm ranking based solely on direct, unprompted feedback from corporate counsel. The strength of client relationships in 16 industries is based on in-depth interviews with more than 320 corporate counsel at the world’s leading organizations.
“In a climate where clients are unrelenting in their demands, BuckleySandler’s performance is especially impressive.”
BuckleySandler is also recognized on BTI's Brand Elite 2016 Honor Roll of Short-Listed Firms. BTI interviewed more than 600 corporate counsel from the nation's largest and most influential companies, who identified BuckleySandler as a top-of-mind firm when new matters arise.
Finalist for Public Justice's 2015 Trial Lawyer of the Year Award
BuckleySandler's Navajo Nation v. United States team was one of five finalists for Public Justice's 2015 Trial Lawyer of the Year award.
Best Lawyers in America® 2015
Eight BuckleySandler partners have been recognized by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America® 2015 in multiple categories. Chairman and Executive Partner Andrew L. Sandler was also named a Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Banking and Finance for Washington, DC.
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