New York, NY (July 14, 2010) Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm was ranked in the top ten on The American Lawyers prestigious 2010 A-List. Ranked number 10 of the 20 most successful law firms in the nation, Paul Hastings was praised for its "particularly impressive year-over-year jumps in pro bono and associate satisfaction."
The American Lawyers
A-List measures performance of firms in four key areas: revenue per lawyer, commitment to pro bono work, associate satisfaction and workplace diversity. According to The American Lawyer
, the A-List determines the firms that best embody what it means to be a success in the legal community.
The magazine reported that Paul Hastings achieved the most significant growth in attorney participation and pro bono hours of all law firms surveyed over the past five years. In 2009, Paul Hastings averaged 127 pro bono hours per lawyer, a 150% increase in hours over the past two years.
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