ATLANTA and WASHINGTON (Friday, July 13, 2012) – Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that the firm ranked in the top five of “The Best Law Firms to Work For" survey, which is conducted annually by Vault. The firm’s 2013 ranking at No. 5 is a marked gain from No. 12 the previous year.
A national media company focused on career-related publications and resources, Vault polls thousands of law firm associates and formulated their responses into its subsequent rankings. Overall attorney satisfaction carries a 40% weight, while Vault researchers also consider factors such as business outlook, hours, pay, associate/partner relations, diversity, formal training, informal training/mentoring and pro bono activity.
"We continuously strive to provide the very best service to our clients in an environment that stresses training, mentoring and a collegial working environment," said Managing Partner Mark D. Wasserman. “We are pleased that we have been recognized in the top five this year in the Vault Survey."
Additionally, Sutherland ranked No. 2 among participating nationwide law firms in both the formal training and informal training categories.
SUTHERLAND ASBILL & BRENNAN LLP
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is a law firm with global reach known for solving challenging business problems and resolving sophisticated legal issues for many of the world’s largest companies. Founded in 1924, the firm handles matters throughout the United States and worldwide. Seven major practice areas—corporate, energy and environmental, financial services, intellectual property, litigation, real estate, and tax—provide the framework for an extensive range of focus areas, allowing Sutherland attorneys to serve a diverse client base that ranges from small and medium-sized start-up businesses to a significant number of Fortune 100 companies.