Best Lawyers 2016 – Cooley

Palo Alto – August 18, 2015 – The 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, a leading peer-review survey of the legal profession, highlighted 110 Cooley lawyers.

Forty-six lawyers were recognized in multiple practice categories, including 30 who were honored in three or more practice areas.

The Cooley attorneys recognized in the survey are listed in the sidebar. Please view their firm biographies to see the areas of practice for which they were honored.  

About Cooley LLP  

Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters, and high-stakes litigation, where innovation meets the law.  

Cooley has 850 lawyers across 12 offices in the United States, China and Europe.

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