<p>Fried Frank Real Estate Team Wins Chambers USA Awards for Excellence 2009</p>

Fried Frank Real Estate Team Wins Chambers USA Awards for Excellence 2009

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP's real estate department was awarded the Chambers USA Awards for Excellence 2009 for Real Estate Including Leisure and Hospitality. Awarded at a dinner held on Thursday, June 11, in New York, the awards are based on research for the 2009 edition of Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

The Chambers Awards for Excellence honor outstanding lawyers and law firms across the USA, reflecting both preeminence in key practice areas, and achievements over the last 12 months.

Since 1990, Chambers and Partners has published the world's leading guides to the legal profession, building a reputation for in-depth, objective research. Their team of 100 highly qualified full-time researchers conduct thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. Together with Chambers editors, they identify and rank the world's best lawyers, defined as those who perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients – such as technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery, value for money. On the basis of this research, Chambers and Partners holds award ceremonies to honor outstanding practitioners around the world.