(June 28, 2017) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been ranked as the No. 1 Labor and Employment law firm for the fifth consecutive year in the Vault Law 100 directory.
The annual Vault Guide to the Top 100 Law Firms is based on scores from more than 18,000 associates surveyed earlier this year who were asked to rate law firms on a scale of 1 to 10 based on prestige, best place to work, diversity and quality of life – among other factors. Survey respondents were not allowed to rate their own firms and were asked to only rate firms with which they were familiar.
Littler was also ranked in the following categories:
- No. 7 Diversity for Minorities
- No. 9 Best Law Firms for Diversity Overall
- No. 9 Diversity for Individuals with Disabilities
- No. 10 Diversity for LGBT
- No. 14 Diversity for Women
“We are proud to once again be recognized by Vault as the leader in labor and employment law and among the top firms for diversity,” said Tom Bender and Jeremy Roth, co-managing directors of Littler, in a joint statement. “At Littler, our mission is to provide high quality and innovative legal services to clients while striving to maintain a work environment of inclusion, respect, trust and collaboration. It is our goal to lead the legal industry in labor and employment law and by example in the area of diversity and inclusion.”
Vault is the most comprehensive resource for employer, university and internship program rankings, ratings and insight. Vault’s influential rankings and reviews are sourced from directed surveys of professionals and students and evaluate companies, schools, and internships in terms of prestige, best place to work, diversity, quality of life, compensation and other categories. Vault provides users with in-depth information on employers, industries, interviews and available jobs and internships. In addition, Vault partners with employers to help build their brands and assist with recruiting efforts and with universities to help their students with employment placement and career selection.
Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,300 attorneys in over 75 offices worldwide. Littler represents management in all aspects of employment and labor law and serves as a single-source solution provider to the global employer community. Consistently recognized in the industry as a leading and innovative law practice, Littler has been litigating, mediating and negotiating some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record for 75 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing member entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.