U.S. News “Best Law Firms” Rankings Recognize K&L Gates in Eight Categories in Charleston

Charleston, S.C. - The Charleston office of global law firm K&L Gates has been recognized in eight categories in the U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2022 edition. “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on feedback from more than 27,000 lawyers and in-house counsel throughout the United States, and include firms in 75 national practice areas and 127 regional/metropolitan practice areas.

The practices in which K&L Gates has been recognized in the “Best Law Firms” 2022 edition in Charleston are:
• Banking and Finance Law
• Commercial Litigation
• Corporate Law
• Litigation - Banking & Finance
• Real Estate Law
• Employment Law - Management
• Insurance Law
• Litigation - Labor & Employment

As a firm, K&L Gates LLP has been recognized as “Law Firm of the Year” in the area of corporate law in the 2022 edition of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” report. Only one firm can earn the “Law Firm of the Year” designation in each of the report’s legal practice areas. The “Law Firm of the Year” ranking for corporate law is one of 165 first-tier practice rankings and 255 rankings overall for K&L Gates in the 2022 edition of the “Best Law Firms” report. This includes 40 national first-tier rankings and 125 first-tier honors across 19 state and metropolitan areas in 56 different practice groups, again positioning K&L Gates within the top 10 firms for most overall tier 1 recognitions of the more than 15,000 ranked, an honor the firm has held each year since the inception of “Best Law Firms.”

K&L Gates is a fully integrated global law firm with lawyers located across five continents. The firm represents leading multinational corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations and individuals. For more information about K&L Gates or its locations, practices and registrations, visit klgates.com.


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