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Davis & Gilbert Featured in The National Law Journal’s Midsize Hot List for Third Consecutive Year

New York, NY, June 2, 2014The National Law Journal has once again selected Davis & Gilbert LLP for inclusion on its prominent 2014 Midsize Hot List for the third consecutive year. The list spotlights midsize law firms nationwide that “are succeeding at a time when many of their bigger competitors are struggling amid high headcounts and overhead” and “understand that it takes more than lower fees to bring in and retain business” according to the publication. Davis & Gilbert was one of only twenty firms selected to the 2014 list through a national evaluation and selection process, and one of only two firms to have made the list for three years in a row.

The feature article on the firm, titled “Retaining People Over Time,” highlighted the firm’s “made-to-order strategy,” both in terms of fostering and hiring talent and servicing clients at a high level. According to one client interviewed for the feature: “Davis & Gilbert attorneys’ deep understanding of their clients’ industries is what sets them apart… What makes them strong is not just the heritage and legacy; it’s the folks they have today that run the various practices.”

The article also cited the firm’s work for J.M. Smucker Co. on its first Olympic sponsorship of Team USA (which included the 2014 winter games in Sochi and the 2016 summer games in Rio de Janeiro) as an example of an innovative and multifaceted matter handled within the past year. The article further reported on the firm’s establishment of internal cross-departmental industry groups such as financial services, hospitality, and retail and the rollout of industry-focused training and internal talks on hot button issues to ensure its lawyers stay on the leading edge.

About Davis & Gilbert
Davis & Gilbert LLP is an independent, strategically focused, full service, multi-disciplinary law firm of more than 110 lawyers. Founded over a century ago and located in a single office in New York City, the firm represents a wide range of clients - including some of the world's largest public companies, small and mid-size independent companies, partnerships, joint ventures, large media conglomerates and multinational holding companies - throughout the United States and internationally. Davis & Gilbert is widely regarded as the #1 law firm for the marketing communications industry and has practices focusing on real estate, litigation, intellectual property, labor & employment, corporate and middle market M&A, and private client services. Davis & Gilbert is ranked in publications and legal directories such as Chambers, Legal 500 and Best Law Firms. The firm has also been consistently recognized in The BTI Consulting Group’s “Client Service A-Team” (2012-2015) and in The National Law Journal’s Midsize Hot List (2012-2014).

For more information, please contact:
Dawn Gertz Longfield
Chief Marketing Officer
dlongfield@dglaw.com
212.468.4981