‘Corporate America’ names firm among top legal service providers

Plunkett Cooney

 

Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest and largest law firms, was recently named in two legal industry magazines as one of the top law firms servicing corporate America.

The firm’s top tier designation, which is based on feedback from the annual survey of executives from Fortune 100 companies, was published by American Lawyer Media in a feature article, titled: “Who Represents America’s Biggest Companies 2015,” appearing in their flagship magazines, Corporate Counsel and The American Lawyer.

“This is a tribute to the excellent work of our attorneys and support staff,” said Plunkett Cooney President and CEO, Henry B. Cooney. “To be named directly by some of the largest and most successful companies in the world as one of their primary law firms is a direct reflection on the efforts our attorneys and staff make every day to protect their clients’ interests and to obtain the right results.”

Plunkett Cooney was one of only nine firms identified in the annual nationwide survey that received 11 unprompted mentions from Fortune 100 in-house corporate counsel when they were asked to identify the firms they use most for tort, contract and intellectual property litigation.  

Corporate Counsel searched public records to identify outside counsel used by Fortune 100 companies in seven key litigation areas, including corporate law, contract litigation, labor litigation, torts litigation and intellectual property. The research was used to verify feedback gathered from in-house attorneys who participated in the annual survey.

Corporate Counsel is an integrated media source headquartered in New York that covers the legal affairs, business issues and government mandates impacting corporate America and the in-house legal community.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney employs 150 attorneys in nine Michigan cities and one each in Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis, Indiana. The firm has achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, a leading, international directory of law firms and is listed among the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” in 2016. Plunkett Cooney has also received several awards naming the firm as a top place to work within the legal industry.

For more information about Plunkett Cooney’s inclusion by Corporate Counsel and The American Lawyer magazines on their list of top firms representing “Corporate America,” contact the firm’s Director of Marketing and Business Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008; jcornwell@plunkettcooney.com.