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February 4, 2015

King & Spalding Ranks in Top 10 of U.S. Bankruptcy Law Firms for Fourth Quarter 2014

NEW YORK, February 4, 2015 — King & Spalding is one of the top 10 bankruptcy law firms in the United States, according to the results of fourth quarter 2014 league tables released yesterday by The Deal. King & Spalding ranked sixth by volume, based on 47 active cases with asset values of $10 million or more, for a total of $914.4 billion in liabilities. In addition, King & Spalding ranked seventeenth among the top 30 law firms, by number of active cases, with 70 cases.

Scott Davidson, a financial restructuring counsel, and partner Arthur Steinberg were ranked respectively as the fourth and seventh most active bankruptcy lawyers, by volume, in the quarter. The Deal credited Davidson with nine active cases of $10 million or more,totaling $862.1 billion in liabilities. Steinberg’s ranking was based on 10 active cases with $794.4 billion in liabilities. Both lawyers are resident in King & Spalding’s New York office.

King & Spalding has one of the preeminent financial restructuring practices in the United States. The firm has more than 30 bankruptcy lawyers and represents clients in all facets of corporate reorganizations, including in-court and out-of-court debt restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency litigation, and distressed asset mergers and acquisitions.

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 125 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 800 lawyers in 17 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