4 Firms Are Champions In Class Action Litigation, GCs Say

Law360 (Link to Full Article)  When corporate counsel are confronted with potential class actions by disgruntled consumers or investors, there are four law firms they want on their side, according to a new report.

K&L Gates LLP, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Littler Mendelson LLP and Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP are the firms that in-house counsel most want to defend them against class actions and mass torts, according to the BTI Litigation Outlook 2014 report by BTI Consulting Group Inc. (Wellesley, Mass.). The firms were named as powerhouses based on interviews with 300 corporate counsel.