LOUISVILLE, Ky.—American Lawyer Media (ALM), the publishers of Corporate Counsel magazine, have identified Stites & Harbison, PLLC as a 2014 Go-To Law Firm® for the Top 500 Companies in the U.S. Seven legal practice areas were chosen and include: contracts litigation, labor litigation, torts litigation, intellectual property litigation, patent prosecution, securities law, and labor and employment law.
Less than one-half of one percent of all law firms in the U.S. and abroad receive the Go-To Law Firm® honor. Stites & Harbison has been named a Go-To Law Firm® consecutively since 2007.
ALM, an integrated media company, is a leading provider of specialized business news and information, focused primarily on the legal and commercial real estate sectors. Go-To Law Firms® are identified though research conducted by ALM. Researchers send surveys to the General Counsel at each of the top 500 companies asking which law firms they rely upon for outside counsel in key practice areas. Researchers also gather data from various public records sources, including court dockets and securities filings, as well as legal and business publications, including The American Lawyer, The National Law Journal, Corporate Counsel magazine and numerous other publications of ALM.
Go-To Law Firms® are featured annually in the directory In-House Law Departments at the Top 500 Companies.