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December 11, 2019

Financial Times Recognizes King & Spalding Among Most Innovative Law Firms in North America

NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2019 — King & Spalding received multiple recognitions from the Financial Times as part of its FT Innovative Lawyers North America Awards 2019.

King & Spalding earned spots on both the Most Innovative Law Firms: Overall list and Most Innovative Law Firms: Legal Expertise list, on which it ranked among the top 10 firms.

In addition, the firm received a “Highly Commended” designation in the Managing Complexity and Scale category for its successful defense of a SCANA subsidiary in litigation and investigations, and a “Commended” designation in the Litigation and Disputes category for its win for Galderma in patent litigation.

FT Innovative Lawyers North America 2019 is a rankings report and awards program for lawyers based in North America. The FT selected its ranked firms from more than 350 submissions from 91 law firms and legal services providers and 103 in-house legal teams.

About King & Spalding

Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with more than 1,100 lawyers in 21 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at