CHICAGO (September 11, 2006) — McDermott Will & Emery was recognized as having one of the top health care litigation groups in the United States in a recent study by Health Law360.
Using WestLaw as its source, Health Law360 analyzed court dockets involving tens of thousands of lawsuits in 2005, including every patent, antitrust, tort and securities lawsuit brought by or against the 250 largest publicly traded health care companies. McDermott was selected as one of the top 10 law firms that have stood out in the past year as a leader in defending the growing health care industry.
With an over 50-year history of serving the health care industry, McDermott has one of the United States' largest and most prestigious health law departments. Our health litigation services include administrative, civil and criminal investigations and proceedings, alternative dispute resolution and compliance and risk management. Our Health Care Litigation Group teams with seasoned Trial Department and Intellectual Property, Media & Technology Department lawyers, who have extensive health litigation experience, with other McDermott lawyers who focus on the substantive legal areas implicated by the matter in dispute.
Health Law360, a newswire for health law professionals, covers developing stories in litigation, law and policy. With more than 1,500 stories published annually, the wire covers stories from across the globe, in every jurisdiction, and in every major industry.