Certification

(as of September 21, 2021)
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld&
Arent Fox***********
Ballard Spahr*!
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney******
Cooley**
Covington & Burling*****
DLA Piper***
Eversheds Sutherland (US)***********
Foley & Lardner********
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US***********
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher*********
Haynes and Boone***
Hogan Lovells US***
Holland & Hart*!
Ice Miller*******
Jackson Lewis**
Jenner & Block****
Kutak Rock******
Littler*!
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius*****
Morrison & Foerster*
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart*****
O’Melveny & Myers*******
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe***
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison*****
Seyfarth Shaw***********
Shook, Hardy & Bacon*
Sidley Austin**
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett**
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom*
Thompson Coburn****
Vorys********
Vinson & Elkins&

Firms in bold met all six criteria in 2021
! Met all six criteria for eleven years
*eleven-time certified
**ten-time certified
***nine-time certified
****eight-time certified
***** seven-time certified
****** six-time certified
*******five-time certified
********four-time certified
*********three-time certified
***********two-time certified

&first time certified

 

(as of July 12, 2021)
Allen & Overy&
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner**
Covington**
Hogan Lovells International*
Mayer Brown*
Reed Smith*
Sidley Austin*
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett&
Watson Farley & Williams*
Womble Bond Dickinson (UK)&

Firms in bold met all five criteria
* three-times certified
** two-times certified
& first time certified

 

(as of July 12, 2021)
Covington & Burling
Hogan Lovells US/International
Sidley Austin
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett

 

Firms seeking WILEF 2021 US and/or UK Certification as “Gold Standard firms” must have a total of 300 and 100 practicing attorneys in the U.S. and U.K. respectively and can request the application until December 1, 2021.