FOLEY & LARDNER NAMED TO BTI “POWER ELITE” LIST
Chicago – LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – Foley & Lardner LLP announced today that the firm has been named to the 2006 BTI “Power Elite” list, a ranking of the top 21 law firms with the strongest market positions based upon the quality of their client relationships. Foley & Lardner ranks fifth, which represents the firm’s highest ranking in the survey and an improvement of three positions from BTI’s 2005 list. Foley & Lardner also is one of only 14 law firms nationwide to appear on the list in consecutive years.
The list is compiled by the BTI Consulting Group, a Boston-based market research and management consulting firm that features the “Power Elite” list in its 2006 BTI Power Rankings: The BTI Client Relationship Scorecard. The BTI Power Rankings gauge the market position of law firms in six critical areas that define client relationships, including primary relationships, “go-to” status and client recommendations. The research is based on independent, individual interviews with 376 corporate counsel at Fortune 1000 companies.
The BTI Consulting Group is the leading provider of strategic market research to law firms and professional services firms. BTI conducts the only continuous benchmarking market study in the legal services industry based on more than 1,000 independent interviews with general counsel and key decision makers that hire law firms.
Foley & Lardner LLP provides the full range of corporate legal counsel. Our attorneys understand today’s most complex business issues, including corporate governance, securities enforcement, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property counseling and litigation, outsourcing and information technology, labor and employment, and tax. The firm offers total solutions in the automotive, emerging technologies, energy, entertainment and media, financial services, food, golf and resort services, insurance, health care, life sciences, nanotechnology, and sports industries.