Nationally, our Trade Secrets practice moved up one position from the 2013 rankings to Tier 2. In addition, Legal 500 has launched its first-ever shortlist for U.S. awards, and we are very pleased to report that Seyfarth is one of five firms shortlisted for 2014 Law Firm Award for Trade Secrets Litigation. We expect the award winner to be announced on Wednesday, July 2nd.
The Legal 500 United States is an independent guide providing comprehensive coverage on legal services and is widely referenced for its definitive judgment of law firm capabilities. The Legal 500 United States Awards 2014 is a new concept in recognizing and rewarding the best in-house and private practice teams and individuals over the past 12 months.
The awards are given to the elite legal practitioners, based on comprehensive research into the U.S. legal market.