WASHINGTON, DC, June 29, 2017: Morgan Lewis has claimed the top spot as the largest healthcare law firm according to leading healthcare business and policy news magazine Modern Healthcare, surpassing 48 other firms on the magazine’s 2017 “Largest Healthcare Law Firms” list. This is the second consecutive year that Morgan Lewis had been recognized as the top practice, and the sixth year in a row that it has ranked among the top five firms.
The annual compilation highlights US law firms that have dedicated practices and staff to meet the needs of healthcare and life science industry members, including by helping them to better understand and comply with various regulations.
“We are so pleased that Modern Healthcare continues to recognize our market leading practice,” said Firm Chair Jami McKeon. “Morgan Lewis has a longstanding commitment to supporting the rapidly evolving healthcare and life science industries with a solutions-driven approach to legal challenges.”
With more than 300 lawyers and other legal personnel serving the healthcare and life science sectors, Morgan Lewis offers healthcare providers, suppliers, insurers and life sciences companies with sophisticated, integrated, and cost-effective counsel covering all of their unique needs. The firm advises clients on litigation, transactional, operational and regulatory issues. Healthcare and life sciences law practitioners at Morgan Lewis leverage their collective knowledge of the inner workings of the government’s executive branch, as well as the regulatory agencies most critical to healthcare and life sciences businesses, to bring insight and sophistication to the complex challenges and opportunities that the firm’s healthcare and life sciences industry clients confront in a constantly evolving marketplace.