Susman Godfrey Rises in Annual Legal 500 Guide with 9 Attorneys and Three Practice Areas Recommended in the U.S.

June 2017

The Legal 500 has included 9 attorneys from litigation powerhouse Susman Godfrey among their annual recommendation listing, recognizing these attorneys as well as several of the firm’s practices in its annual United States Guide. Susman Godfrey has increased its presence on this list year over year, with a recommendation in “Dispute resolution - General commercial disputes” for the first time and five attorneys being included on the list in a respective practice area for the first time.

The Legal 500 researchers – which include both qualified journalists and lawyers – spend several months each year conducting in-depth research into the market. The primary source of information is law firms themselves during the annual information submission process while the publication also gathers feedback from peers and clients to assess their overall visibility and reputation. The process culminates in detailed rankings and editorial, providing buyers of legal services with an objective analysis of the US market that is updated annually.

The firm’s attorneys that were recommended include:

Antitrust - Civil litigation/class actions

 Industry focus - Energy litigation - oil and gas

 Dispute resolution - General commercial disputes

Additionally, the firm was recommended in the following practice areas for 2017:

  • Antitrust - Civil litigation/class actions
  • Industry focus - Energy litigation: oil and gas
  • Dispute resolution - General commercial disputes