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ATLANTA (AUGUST 2) — Kilpatrick Stockton (www.kilpatrickstockton.com)…

ATLANTA (AUGUST 2) — Kilpatrick Stockton (www.kilpatrickstockton.com) announced today that its pro bono program is ranked #2 in Vault’s (www.vault.com) prestigious annual survey of associates nationwide.
Based on surveys of more than 15,000 associates at 156 top law firms, the survey includes profiles of more than 150 of the nations’ top law firms compiled for jobseekers, as well as exclusive Vault rankings of the Top 100 Law firms, the Best 20 to Work For, the Best 20 Law Firms for Diversity, and regional, practice area, and quality of life rankings.
For the quality life ranking regarding pro bono, respondents were asked to rate their firm’s commitment to pro bono on a scale from one to ten. Kilpatrick Stockton had the second highest score — 9.514.
The survey recognized Kilpatrick Stockton for its signature programs in collaboration with various nonprofits and corporations such as the Grandparent Adoption Program; a Guardian ad Litem program; Wills on Wheels; and the Landlord Tenant Project. The survey results also commented that “passionate associates and summer associates looking for alternative to corporate fare are invited to apply for fellowships that allow them to spend six months or 10 weeks respectively, at a legal aid or pro bono organization.”
For more about pro bono at Kilpatrick Stockton, go to http://www.kilpatrickstockton.com/legalservices/pro_bono/pro-bono.aspx.
About Kilpatrick Stockton
Kilpatrick Stockton LLP is a full-service international law firm with more than 470 attorneys in nine offices across the globe: Atlanta and Augusta, GA.; New York, New York; Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, N.C.; Washington, D.C.; London, England; and Stockholm, Sweden. Kilpatrick Stockton’s delivery of innovative business solutions provides results-oriented counsel for corporations, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. Collaboration among Kilpatrick Stockton’s corporate, litigation and intellectual property attorneys provides knowledgeable and proactive guidance for companies at every stage of the business life cycle. For more, go to www.kilpatrickstockton.com.
About Vault
Vault has been named “The best place on the Web to prepare for a job search.” Job seekers and professionals have discovered that Vault is the Internet’s ultimate destination for insider company information, advice, and career management services.Vault is also one of the Internet’s most popular destinations for employers, hiring managers, and HR professionals. According to Newsweek “Vault.com is the most comprehensive free site for employers we found.”
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