Skadden Ranked #1 In Bankruptcy Litigation

Law360, New York (February 14, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Though a number of firms experienced the fallout from the overall drop in Chapter 11 filings in 2006, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP was unfazed, leading the field in the number of Chapter 11 representations with 36, according to our survey of the 300 largest U.S. law firms.

Skadden is trailed by DLA Piper, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and Lowenstein Sandler PC, with Weil Gotshal LLP rounding out the top five.

The number of company bankruptcy filings dropped 20% in fiscal year 2006,...
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