Awards + Rankings

Katten is proud to be recognized for the high-quality legal services we provide to our clients. In the last year, we have been honored to receive the following distinctions.
 

 
Chambers USA
 

Twenty-two practices and 50 attorneys ranked among the nation's best in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

Nationwide
Capital Markets: Derivatives
Capital Markets: Securitisation
Climate Change
Real Estate
Sports Law
Transportation: Aviation: Finance
Wealth Management

California
Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Media & Entertainment Transactional

Illinois
Banking & Finance
Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Corporate/M&A & Private Equity
Healthcare
Intellectual Property
Litigation: General Commercial
Commercial Litigation: White-Collar
     Crime & Government Investigations
Real Estate
Tax

New York
Healthcare

North Carolina
Real Estate: Finance

Texas
Environment

Washington, DC
Environment

 
The Legal 500 United States
 

Eighteen Katten practices and 70 attorneys are included in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500 United States:

  • Finance – Commercial Lending: Advice to Lenders
  • Finance – Corporate Restructuring (including Bankruptcy)
  • Finance – Structured Finance
  • Environment – Litigation
  • Environment – Regulatory
  • Healthcare: Service Providers
  • Intellectual Property – Copyright
  • Intellectual Property – Trademarks: Litigation
  • Investment Fund Formation and Management – Alternative/Hedge Funds
  • Litigation – Financial Services
  • Securities Litigation – Defense
  • Dispute Resolution – White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • M&A – Middle-Market
  • M&A – Private Equity Buyouts
  • Real Estate and Construction – Construction (including Construction Litigation)
  • Real Estate and Construction – Real Estate
  • Sport
  • Tax – US Taxes: Non-Contentious

 
The Legal 500 United Kingdom
 

Seven Katten practices and eight attorneys are included in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500 United Kingdom:

  • Corporate and Commercial – Financial Services (Non-Contentious/Regulatory)
  • Corporate and Commercial – Mid-Market M&A
  • Finance – Derivatives and Structured Products
  • Real Estate – Commercial Property
  • Real Estate – Commercial Property – Hotels and Leisure
  • Real Estate – Commercial Property Investment
  • Real Estate – Property Finance

 
US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" National Rankings
 

Katten received high marks in the 2017 edition of US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" in the following national categories:

Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor
     Rights/Insolvency and
     Reorganization Law
Corporate Law
Derivatives and Futures Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Entertainment Law – Motion
     Pictures & Television
Entertainment Law – Music
Environmental Law
Health Care Law
Leveraged Buyouts and
     Private Equity Law
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Litigation – Commercial
Litigation – Environmental
Litigation – ERISA
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Patent
Litigation – Real Estate
Litigation – Securities
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law
Public Finance Law
Real Estate Law
Securities Regulation
Securities/Capital Markets Law
Securitization and Structured
     Finance Law
Tax Law
Trademark Law
Trusts and Estates Law

 
US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" Metropolitan Rankings
 

The firm is also ranked in the following US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" metropolitan categories in the 2017 edition:

Austin
Environmental Law

Charlotte
Commercial Litigation
Real Estate Law

Chicago
Antitrust Law
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency
     and Reorganization Law
Corporate Compliance Law
Corporate Governance Law
Corporate Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Derivatives and Futures Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Health Care Law
Insurance Law
Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
Litigation – Antitrust
Litigation – ERISA
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Patent
Litigation – Securities
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Municipal Law
Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law
Public Finance Law
Real Estate Law
Securities Regulation
Securities/Capital Markets Law
Tax Law
Trusts and Estates Law

Los Angeles
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor
     Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures & Television
Entertainment Law – Music
Litigation – Real Estate
Litigation – Securities
Litigation – Trusts & Estates
Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants

New York City
Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures & Television
Health Care Law
Litigation – Commercial
Litigation – Environmental
Litigation – Securities
Securitization and Structured Finance Law
Trademark Law
Trusts & Estates Law

Orange County
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor
     Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Washington, DC
Criminal Defense: White Collar
Environmental Law
Litigation – Commercial
Litigation – Environmental
Litigation – Real Estate
Real Estate Law

 
Other Distinctions
 

  

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