Employment Law360, the newswire for labor and employment law professionals, announced that "the largest law firm in the United States to focus exclusively on labor and employment law has been retained more than any other firm in employment lawsuits in the past year," according to its survey of the 250+ largest U.S. law firms. Littler took on more new employment law cases on the federal court level than any other firm, with 531 lawsuits between July 1, 2005 and June 30, 2006. In the Title VII arena, Littler tied for first place with 334 new Title VII cases in the past year. Littler also handled the most new ADA cases with 18 and the most labor and union cases with 125. "The firm's strengths are based on … a passion to be the best in the world practicing in that space," said Marko Mrkonich, President and Managing Director of Littler.