ATLANTA (JULY 12) – LAWFUEL – Law News Network – In The American Lawyer magazine’s annual survey of the nation’s top 200 law firms, Kilpatrick Stockton is once again recognized as one of the country’s leaders in providing pro bono services.
Kilpatrick Stockton earned a #4 ranking for attorney participation with 81.5% of the firm’s attorneys providing at least 20 hours of pro bono services in 2005. Overall, the firm is ranked #17 for pro bono based on a score calculated through average pro bono hours per lawyer and percentage of lawyers with more than 20 hours of pro bono work.
This acknowledgement highlights the second record-breaking year for the firm, with more than 27,500 pro bono hours in 2005 for a value of $8.2 million. For more about pro bono at Kilpatrick Stockton, please 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 480 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 .
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