Type: Firm Award, News Releases

(July 27, 2015) – International law firm Reed Smith LLP has been named as among America’s Best Corporate Law Firms of 2015 by Corporate Board Member magazine. The firm was recognized for the third consecutive year and was honored recently at the 8th Annual Recognition Dinner held in New York.

Reed Smith was featured among the top 25 on the NYSE Governance Services’ and FTI Consulting’s Legal Risks survey. Each year the publication polls U.S. corporate directors and general counsel of publicly traded companies, resulting in two comprehensive rankings of law firms of national scope and reputation that the corporations would be most likely to retain for their companies’ legal matters. Reed Smith was ranked among the top 25 on the general counsels’ list.

“With an emphasis on consistent delivery of high quality solutions for our clients’ most challenging legal needs, Reed Smith has garnered a reputation for commitment to value, service and relationships,” said Sandy Thomas, Reed Smith’s Global Managing Partner. “This recognition reflects the firm’s efforts to provide highly skilled legal counsel to our clients, nationally and globally, across an array of industries. We are pleased to again achieve this honor.”

With 26 offices around the globe, Reed Smith serves the transactional and corporate needs of clients in industry sectors including life sciences and healthcare, financial services, energy and natural resources, shipping, and media, entertainment and technology. The firm’s transactional attorneys handle complex, cross-border deals and financings worldwide.

“The lawyers in our Corporate & Transactional Advisory Group possess the sophistication and experience necessary to handle any transaction, often completing the most complex deals within tight timeframes,” said John Martini, Practice Group Leader of the firm’s Corporate & Transactional Advisory Group. “Many of our clients have expanded their relationships with us during the past year based on the value and relentless service we provide.”

About Reed Smith

Reed Smith is a global relationship law firm with more than 1,800 lawyers in 26 offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Founded in 1877, the firm represents leading international businesses, from Fortune 100 corporations to mid-market and emerging enterprises. Its lawyers provide litigation and other dispute resolution services in multi-jurisdictional and other high-stakes matters; deliver regulatory counsel; and execute the full range of strategic domestic and cross-border transactions. Reed Smith is a preeminent advisor to industries including financial services, life sciences, health care, advertising, technology and media, shipping, energy and natural resources, real estate, manufacturing, and education. For more information, visit reedsmith.com.

U.S.: New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Houston, Princeton, Northern Virginia, Wilmington, Silicon Valley, Century City, Richmond

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Middle East: Abu Dhabi, Dubai

Asia: Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Kazakhstan