CHICAGO (August 22, 2006) — McDermott Will & Emery has been named to The National Law Journal's annual Defense Hot List. The Firm was recognized among only 14 firms in the United States, including several of the best-known litigation departments and boutique litigation firms in the country.
McDermott's litigation practice was highlighted among defense firms that have a deep and impressive track record of success. Firms were selected for managing exemplary, cutting-edge work in civil defense and having at least one significant defense win within the past 12 months. McDermott's profile specifically mentions three significant trial victories for the Republican National Committee, Office Depot and Jordache.
McDermott Will & Emery's Trial Department provides clients with trial skills and experience which can be effectively used in the many areas of law and business where disputes arise. Our lawyers are regularly engaged in all aspects of civil, regulatory and white-collar criminal defense litigation in U.S. and international forums.