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November 7, 2016

U.S. News & World Report Names King & Spalding ‘Law Firm of the Year’ for Mass Tort/Class Action, Recognizes 45 Practices in Rankings

NEW YORK, Nov. 4, 2016 — U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have named King & Spalding Law Firm of the Year for Mass Tort/Class Action in their joint 2017 Best Law Firms rankings. King & Spalding also earned 45 national rankings in the survey, including Tier 1 designations in 21 practice areas, as well as 104 regional rankings for various practices in Atlanta, Austin, Charlotte, Houston, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., offices.

To view the firm’s complete list of rankings, click here.

The Best Law Firms survey recognizes the most outstanding law firms and legal practices in the United States based on feedback from clients and peers. It surveyed and ranked nearly 13,000 firms in 74 practices nationally and 122 local practices spanning 185 metropolitan areas. Research for the 2017 edition was based on feedback and interviews from law firm clients and lawyers.

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 900 lawyers in 18 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