Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers For Business 2006, a ranking guide of lawyers in the USA, named Fried Frank as a leading law firm in twenty-two practice areas. Twenty-nine Fried Frank partners were also individually ranked in their respective practice areas.
Fried Frank practice areas recognized in the 2006 Chambers USA include: Antitrust, Banking & Finance, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Financial Services, Government Contracts, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International Arbitration, Litigation, Media & Entertainment: Corporate, Private, Real Estate, Securities Regulation, and Tax.
Partners receiving recognition in Chambers in their specific practice areas include:
The Chambers USA Guide, Chambers UK, and Chambers Global conducts research utilizing a methodology approved by the British Market Research Bureau. In depth interviews with clients and lawyers are done over the telephone, each one lasting about half an hour. For the current USA directory, over 10,000 interviews were conducted covering the whole of the USA by a team of 40 full time researchers over an 8-month period.