Benchmark Litigation has published the names of the firms and lawyers that have been shortlisted for the company’s second annual US awards.
According to editor Michael Rafalowich, nominees were chosen based upon research conducted between March and November 2013.
Like the first event, the awards ceremony will be held at the Essex House in New York on Wednesday, January 29 2014.
The keynote address will be delivered by Loretta Preska, Chief Judge of the US District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Pro bono firm of the year, diversity firm of the year, and the lifetime achievement awards, will be announced on the night.
Earlier this year, the latest product under the Benchmark umbrella was announced: Benchmark Asia-Pacific.