The 11 Firms with the Strongest Client Relationships for Banking

So many banks and so many law firms targeting banks.

It is especially hard for law firms to develop Clientopia® relationships in the banking industry. Banks make heavy use of law firms, and a large number of law firms are targeting all of these banks. This dynamic creates opportunities for law firms to develop strong relationships—but harder to move to the strongest relationships.

Despite the multitude of banks and competitors 11 firms have achieved the ultimate client relationship success, Clientopia. These 11 firms bring a depth and knowledge in banking which allows them to translate legal issues into all aspects of their bank client’s business—this can include balance sheet issues, regulations, and a host of rising concerns such as data privacy and CFPB.

These 11 law firms with the strongest relationships—who are both core and recommended first in the Banking industry—are named by clients in the just-released BTI Power Rankings 2016:

Abendroth, Berns & Warner
Arnold & Porter
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
Godfrey & Kahn
Mannheimer Swartling
McGuireWoods
Nexsen Pruet
Norton Rose Fulbright
Reed Smith
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
Torys