Securities Group Of The Year: Kirkland & Ellis

Law360, New York (January 4, 2013, 3:07 PM EST) -- Kirkland & Ellis LLP's successful U.S. Supreme Court attack on the Ninth Circuit's holding that a two-year statute of limitations on insider trading claims was tolled until insiders disclosed trades put the wrap on potentially costly new claims against underwriters and, along with the firm's other work with A-list corporate clientele, won it a spot on Law360's list of Securities Groups of 2012.

Kirkland attorneys, including Chris Landau and Andrew Clubok, determined that while their underwriter clients — a slew of financial companies in Credit Suisse...
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