The American Lawyer’s senior editors and reporters honored Alston & Bird and its Georgia-based litigators for their work on high-stakes matters and exceptional lawyering. The accolade recognizes the best litigation department in Georgia, and also reflects the substantial involvement of the firm’s Georgia-based lawyers in matters and client relationships throughout the United States.
The firm was presented with The American Lawyer’s Regional-Georgia Litigation Department of the Year award at the publication’s gala in New York City on November 15. The sixth annual awards program is “meant to honor historic tenets of the profession along with its promise of continued evolution for the better.”
Alston & Bird’s Litigation Department includes nearly 500 attorneys, with approximately 200 of those based in Atlanta. Over the past two years considered by the judges, Alston & Bird’s Atlanta-based litigators made headlines and achieved impactful results for clients across industries, in and out of the courtroom. The firm’s impressive and sustained track record of work on behalf of high-profile clients garnered global media attention across multiple news cycles, showcasing the breadth and depth of the firm’s capabilities and talent.