McDermott Maintains Band 1 Healthcare National Ranking from Chambers USA For 13 Consecutive Years, Dubbed “Elite” Firm - McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Maintains Band 1 Healthcare National Ranking from Chambers USA For 13 Consecutive Years, Dubbed “Elite” Firm


International law firm McDermott Will & Emery is pleased to announce its Healthcare Practice Group received a nationwide Band 1 ranking in the 2022 edition of Chambers USA for the 13th year in a row. The Healthcare group also earned state-level healthcare rankings in California, District of Columbia, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts and New York. Overall, the Firm had 44 Chambers USA recommended nationwide healthcare lawyers, including seven new additions from last year, spanning nine states across the US.

A Chambers referee describes the team as a “highly respected healthcare powerhouse.” Additional client editorial commentary described the practice group as “truly top-notch,” “unparalleled,” “very knowledgeable, responsive and practical,” with “outstanding” and “exceptional client service.”

Of the 44 Chambers USA recommended healthcare lawyers, 13 were ranked in Band 1 including: Stephen Bernstein, Bernadette Broccolo, Charles Buck, John Callahan, Ira Coleman, Gary Scott Davis, Christopher Jedrey,  James Owens, Michael Peregrine, Lester J. Perling, Kerrin Slattery, Jerry Sokol and Eric Zimmerman.

McDermott is the nation’s leading health law firm and is the only health practice to receive the ‘Triple Crown’ of recent awards including Chambers USA ‘Healthcare Team of the Year,’ Law360’s ‘Practice Group of the Year’ and US News-Best Lawyers’ ‘Best Law Firms,’ as well as top national rankings from Chambers USAThe Legal 500 US and Law360. McDermott has also held the top spot in PitchBook’s League Tables as the most active firm for healthcare private equity since 2017.


Chambers USA rankings and editorial commentary are based on independent research, and interviews with clients and other purchasers of legal services. Chambers & Partners is one of the premier directories for legal services and in a survey of 20,000 in-house counsel over half reported that their directory of choice when reviewing law firms and individual lawyers is Chambers & Partners.

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