Buffalo-based Phillips Lytle LLP is among the Western New York law firms recognized for their size in the latest rankings to come down from the National Law Journal.
The firm rose ten spots from the prior year’s ranking in the Journal’s “NLJ 350,” which ranks law firms nationwide based on the number of attorneys employed.
Phillips Lytle was ranked 210 with s total attorney count of 189 in offices in Buffalo, New York City, Rochester, Albany, Garden City and Jamestown.
“We are pleased to have achieved our position on this national list, among the most highly-respected and talented firms. It is a great honor,” said Managing Partner David McNamara.
The firm also saw a considerable gain on the just-released New York Law Journal’s list of the state’s 100 largest private law firms ranked by the number of lawyers in the New York offices in 2012. Phillips Lytle ranked 40th statewide, up 26 spots from last year’s list.
“In this past year our highly-accomplished partners and associates have been recognized by international, national, state and local organizations for their legal excellence,” McNamara said. “The fact we are also among the largest firms speaks volumes about our attention to hiring the best and brightest to ensure our continued growth and success.”
Chandler, M. (2013 July 10). Phillips Lytle among largest firms in latest state, national rankings. Business First. Retrieved from http://www.bizjournals.com