June 12, 2024

Telecommunications Practice Ranked in 2024 Edition of the Legal 500 United States

Leading Firm Legal 500 United States 2024

One of only 13 firms nationally to receive 5-star ranking in client satisfaction survey

Buffalo, N.Y. –Phillips Lytle has once again been ranked in the Legal 500 United States 2024 edition for the category Media, Technology and Telecoms – Telecoms and Broadcast: Transactions. The Legal 500 highlights firms handling high-level, nationally significant work across a variety of practice areas.

Additionally, Phillips Lytle has received an outstanding client excellence score from Legal 500 United States. Phillips Lytle is one of only 13 law firms nationally to receive the highest, 5-star ranking as a result of the client satisfaction survey. This survey of current, active firm clients analyzes responses from 11 criteria, including quality of lawyers, billing practices, industry knowledge and consistency of service, among others.

Typically dominated by AmLaw 100 firms, Phillips Lytle is the only firm headquartered in Upstate New York to appear in this category. The Legal 500’s analysis of Phillips Lytle notes that the combination of telecoms and real estate capabilities is unique and not one that any other firm mentions in relation to digital infrastructure at the current time.”

Client testimonials are important, contributing factors to the Legal 500 rankings. Clients have noted that Phillips Lytle is effective, efficient and responsive, and recognized its attorneys and staff to be its greatest assets. One client stated, “Phillips Lytle has long been at the forefront of telecommunications and I am confident that their involvement means that we will have the best background and practices to meet upcoming needs.” Another client said, “What I appreciate most about Phillips Lytle is that, while I know they’ve got my specialty extremely well-covered (telecoms), as issues spin out into other areas like bankruptcy, real estate, etc.; they can quickly and efficiently roll in another specialist, ensuring that you’re always getting expert guidance…. Whether it’s another partner or associate, I’ve always been impressed with the quality of work and expertise displayed.”

Assessing the strengths of law firms in over 150 jurisdictions for the past 33 years, the Legal 500 has been analyzing the capabilities of law firms across the world with a comprehensive research program revised every year to bring the most up-to-date vision of the global legal market. The rankings are based on feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers, and a team of researchers who have unrivalled experience in the legal market.

To view further details, visit Phillips Lytle’s profile on the Legal 500 website: https://www.legal500.com/c/united-states/media-technology-and-telecoms/telecoms-and-broadcast-transactions/.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a preeminent law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices across New York State and in Chicago, IL; Washington, D.C.; and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base, including Fortune 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle-market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit phillipslytle.com.