LOS ANGELES – LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – June 8, 2006 – Holland & Knight LLP is pleased to announce that Jerome L. Levine in the firm’s Los Angeles office has been recognized by Chambers USA in Native American law and is among the nation’s leading practitioners being recognized in Chambers USA – America’s Leading Business Lawyers 2006. The firm has a total of 74 lawyers selected this year. The firm also received a No. 1 ranking nationally for its Native American law and wealth management practices.
Chambers USA is designed to reflect market opinion through a year’s worth of surveys of clients and lawyers across the U.S. It is one of a series of Chambers and Partners independent, objective and research-based guides to the legal profession. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by legal clients.
“We are proud to have so many of our lawyers recognized by Chambers USA again this year,” said Holland & Knight Managing Partner Howell W. Melton, Jr. “It is rewarding to know that clients and peers recognize and commend the expertise and client service provided by our lawyers.”
About Chambers and Partners: Based in London, Chambers and Partners began as general book publishers in 1969. In 1990, Chambers published the Chambers Directory of the UK’s leading law firms, and thereafter the company specialized in legal publishing. Chambers’ staff of full-time researchers now prepares several renowned directories worldwide, which rank leading lawyers based upon their reputation amongst peers and clients. Chambers USA – America’s Leading Business Lawyers, the groundbreaking ranking guide of lawyers in the USA, published its first edition in 2003.
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