Press Release

Morgan Lewis Named ‘Powerhouse’ Firm in Ninth Annual BTI Litigation Outlook

Thursday, September 26, 2019

NEW YORK, September 26, 2019: BTI Consulting has recognized Morgan Lewis as a “Powerhouse” firm across four practice categories and as an overall “Awesome Opponent” in its Litigation Outlook 2020. The annual report analyzes US litigation marketplace trends and ranks law firms based on their ability to provide clients with the best counsel, results, value, and service.

Morgan Lewis earned Powerhouse status, BTI’s highest ranking, in the Class Action Litigation, Complex Commercial Litigation, Complex Employment Litigation, and Intellectual Property categories of the ninth annual report. The firm also achieved “Standout” status in the Employment Litigation, Product Liability Litigation, and Securities and Finance Litigation categories as well as secured a spot on its Commercial Litigation “Honor Roll.”

“We are honored to handle our clients’ most complex litigation challenges and grateful for their recognition of our lawyers’ elite advocacy skills and exceptional service—hallmarks of our firm on which we pride ourselves,” said J. Gordon Cooney Jr., leader of Morgan Lewis’s litigation practice.

Litigation is Morgan Lewis’s largest practice, with litigation lawyers practicing in nearly all of the firm’s 31 offices around the globe. The litigation practice, as well as the entire firm, is consistently singled out for praise by corporate counsel in surveys and reports published by BTI Consulting. Most recently, the firm was recognized in BTI’s 2019 Peak Performers report, which highlights an “elite group” of 15 top law firms based on their performance in key client-facing activities.