McDermott Achieves High Ranking in Trustlaw’s Index of Pro Bono for Second Straight Year


CHICAGO (June 4, 2015) – TrustLaw recently released the results of their second annual Pro Bono Index, a benchmark mapping of the global scale and trends of the pro bono legal sector. For the second straight year, McDermott ranked in the top ten in every region in which it was listed.

Trustlaw compiled the lists with data collected from over 140 law firms around the world. Representing 49,000 lawyers in 77 countries, the Index illustrates a story of global growth and commitment to pro bono legal assistance.

McDermott ranked first of the 14 responding firms in Belgium in this year’s rankings. The remaining rankings are listed below:

  • Italy: 3rd of 15
  • Germany: 3rd of 14
  • UK: 7th of 38
  • US: 8th of 32
  • France: 9th of 23
  • China: 9th of 18

To view the entire regional rankings please click here.