UK Firms Expand Global Empire, But US Firms Gaining Ground

Law360, San Diego (August 3, 2014, 10:24 PM EDT) -- U.K.-based law firms have kept a tight grip on the global market as evidenced by their prominence on Law360's Global 20 list, but U.S. firms continue to make inroads as the mounting legal needs of their global corporate clients push them to expand abroad.

U.K.-based Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and U.S.-based White & Case LLP tied for the top spot on Law360's Global 20 ranking this year. The U.K. firm touts nearly 2,400 attorneys in 27 offices in 16 countries, while the U.S. firm boasts nearly...
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