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The Legal 500 U.S. 2022 (Legalease, Ltd.) Recognizes Vinson & Elkins in 46 Practice Categories, 134 Lawyers Recommended

The Legal 500 U.S. recommended Vinson & Elkins as a leading law firm in 46 categories. In total, 134 attorneys are recognized in the 2022 U.S. edition, many in more than one category. Special designations were awarded to 27 attorneys such as “Hall of Fame,” “Leading Lawyer,” “Next Generation Partner” and “Rising Star.”

The publication cites numerous testimonials from the firm’s clients, including:

“The team at V&E is highly capable and highly motivated. They make me feel as though I’m their only client, which obviously isn’t true. The team is diverse in gender representation. V&E also is sensitive to budget issues and doesn’t run up costs.”

“Great firm and outstanding people. They are deal makers not deal breakers. Very sharp minds that think outside the box and develop creative solutions to complex situations/transactions.”

“Team goes above and beyond to serve their customers, leverage the experts within the firm and are also able to juggle many different projects and files.”

The Legal 500 series has been one of the largest legal referral guides for more than 30 years for commercial and private companies, corporate counsel, CEOs and professional advisers. The publication interviews in-house counsel and lawyers globally to compile its annual guides.

 

Vinson & Elkins ranked Tier 1 in the following categories:

  • Energy – Renewable/Alternative Power
  • Energy – Transactions – Oil & Gas
  • Energy Regulation – Oil & Gas
  • M&A/Corporate & Commercial – Shareholder Activism – Advice to Boards

 

Vinson & Elkins was also recognized in the following categories:

  • Antitrust – Cartel
  • Antitrust – Civil Litigation/Class Actions: Defense
  • Antitrust – Merger Control
  • Dispute Resolution – Appellate – Appellate – Courts of Appeal
  • Dispute Resolution – Corporate Investigations & White-Collar Criminal Defense – Advice to Corporates
  • Dispute Resolution – Corporate Investigations & White-Collar Criminal Defense – Advice to Individuals
  • Dispute Resolution – General Commercial Disputes
  • Dispute Resolution – International Arbitration
  • Dispute Resolution – Leading Trial Lawyers
  • Dispute Resolution – M&A Litigation: Defense
  • Dispute Resolution – Securities Litigation – Defense
  • Energy – Transactions – Conventional Power
  • Energy Litigation: Oil & Gas
  • Energy Regulation: Conventional Power
  • Environment – Litigation
  • Environment – Regulatory
  • Environment – Transactional
  • Finance – Capital Markets – Debt – Advice to Issuers
  • Finance – Capital Markets – Debt Offerings – Advice to Underwriters
  • Finance – Capital Markets – Equity Offerings – Advice to Issuers
  • Finance – Capital Markets – Equity Offerings – Advice to Managers
  • Finance – Capital Markets – High-Yield Debt Offerings – Advice to Issuers
  • Finance – Capital Markets – High-Yield Debt Offerings – Advice to Underwriters
  • Finance – Commercial Lending – Advice to Borrowers
  • Finance – Commercial Lending – Advice to Lenders
  • Finance – Project Finance – Advice to Lenders
  • Finance – Project Finance – Advice to Sponsors
  • Finance – Restructuring (Including Bankruptcy): Corporate
  • Government – Government Contracts
  • Government – Government Relations
  • Labor & Employment – Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation & Retirement Plans: Transactional
  • M&A/Corporate & Commercial – M&A – Large Deals ($1bn+)
  • M&A/Corporate & Commercial – Private Equity Buyouts
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate – Construction (Including Construction Litigation)
  • Real Estate – Land Use/Zoning
  • Real Estate – Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
  • Sport
  • Tax – International Tax
  • Tax – US Taxes – Contentious
  • Tax – US Taxes – Non-Contentious
  • Transport: Aviation and Air Travel – Finance

 

The following lawyers were individually recommended, many in more than one category:

About Vinson & Elkins
For more than a century, Vinson & Elkins has provided outstanding client service across important industries that drive the global economy. Built on a strong culture of collaboration across 12 offices worldwide, V&E lawyers are committed to excellence, offering clients decades of legal experience in handling transactions, investments, projects and disputes across the globe. Learn more by visiting www.velaw.com or follow us on Twitter @VinsonandElkins or connect with us on LinkedIn.

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