The Legal 500 made its legal awards debut in August 2013 with its first set of UK awards.
Latin American and Germany are the next two regions where awards are due to be announced.
Unlike some legal awards, Legal 500 does not ask law firms to prepare written submissions.
Winners are deiced on the basis of existing submission material and information from the directory research.
These latest US awards convinced with the release last week of the Legal 500’s annual US directory.
At the same time, the company revamped its website.