Certification

 

 

(as of August 11, 2020) 

Arent Fox&
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz
*****
Ballard Spahr*
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney******
Cooley**
Covington & Burling*****
Davis Wright & Tremaine*
Dorsey & Whitney***
Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath*****#
Foley & Lardner*******
Fredrikson & Byron******
Frost Brown Todd***
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher**********
Goodwin*******
Haynes and Boone***
Hogan Lovells US***
Holland & Hart*
Hughes Hubbard & Reed*
Ice Miller*******
Jackson Lewis**
Jenner & Block****
K&L Gates**
Kutak Rock******
Latham & Watkins****
Littler*
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips*****
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo*******
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius*****
Morrison & Foerster*
Norton Rose Fulbright******
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart******
O’Melveny & Myers*******
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe***
Paul Hastings*****
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison*****
Perkins Coie*****
Pillsbury*****
Polsinelli*******
Quarles & Brady*
Reed Smith*!
Shook, Hardy & Bacon*!
Sidley Austin**
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett**
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom*
Steptoe & Johnson********
Stinson*
Stoel Rives*
Thompson Coburn****
Vorys********
Womble Bond Dickinson US*******

 

 

Firms in bold met all six criteria in 2020
! Met all six criteria for ten years
# first certification as combined firm
*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 June 23, 2020)

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Covington
Hogan Lovells International*
Latham & Watkins*
Mayer Brown*
Paul Hastings
Reed Smith*
Sidley Austin*
Watson Farley & Williams*

Firms in bold met all five criteria
*two-time certified

 

 

 

 

(as of June 23, 2020)

 

Covington & Burling

Hogan Lovells US/International

Latham & Watkins
Reed Smith
Sidley Austin 

 

For 2020 US and UK Gold Standard Certification applications will be accepted until December 18, 2020. Questions regarding the Gold Standard and requests for the application can be obtained by contacting WILEF Global Chair and Co-Founder, Elizabeth Anne Tursi at elizabethtursi@aol.com.