Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that 80 of its lawyers in 97 practice categories have been selected in The Best Lawyers in America 2008, an annual peer-ranked guide that will be published in December. This year's rankings mark a 70 percent increase in the number of Proskauer lawyers named since the 2006 edition.
Of the 80 Proskauer lawyers selected for this year's Best Lawyers, 20 have been named in the guide at least 10 years in a row, and five have been named at least 20 years. Fifteen Proskauer lawyers were included for the first time. The rankings are based on extensive peer-review evaluations.
The firm was also ranked number one in the United States, New York State and New York City in Sports Law. In addition, Proskauer was ranked number one in New York State in Corporate and Health Care Law, and number one in New York City in Corporate, Health Care, and Labor and Employment Law.
For a list of the 80 Proskauer lawyers included in Best Lawyers in America, see The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.