August 9, 2014 – Law is big business! Or so it seems to be in New York. The city has more than six thousand five hundred (6,500) law firms with more than fifty-five thousand (55,000) registered Attorney’s practicing various laws from criminal to administrative and real estate.
Wachtwell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz are one such law firm located in the busy New York town. It is quite a large firm hosting more than two hundred and forty-four (244) employees at their headquarters. Businessinsider.com describes them as the number one law firm in New York as they “get the best work” and remunerate their employees with “excellent compensation.”
The Buzz describes the law firm as having the “gold standard,” which must be the reason why they are often flocked with many applications from young lawyers. One of the other attractive items about the firm is that they grant “huge bonuses” to their employees for brilliant work.
Wachtwell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz have become successful at their craft not just as a result of the number of years they have been in the business, but also due to their unwavering ability to hire the right staff in various areas including Associate members, Summer Associates, Paralegal and Administrative staff members.
Wachtwell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz have been instrumental in improving the law for the benefit of society, due to their ground breaking and expert handling of highly sensitive cases which has led them to represent some of America’s prominent businesses inclusive of AT&T, Kraft and JP Morgan.
It was one of the law firms founding members who developed the ‘poison pill’ which is a corporate tactic used by companies during mergers and acquisitions to prevent hostile takeovers by other companies.
The firm’s skills in handling sensitive and urgent matters have kept clients coming to them for legal counsel and representation. Notwithstanding the firm has several sections of its business that participate in the community through community sponsorship. In addition, many of its lawyers have gone on to teach law at some of the most prestigious law schools across America such as Columbia, Harvard, Yale and Standford.
About Wachtwell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz
Started in 1965 on a handshake, Wachtwell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz has developed into a truly striking organization with experience and proficiency in handling matters such as mergers, acquisitions, strategic investments, takeovers and takeover defense, corporate and securities and corporate governance.
They specialize in providing counsel for individuals, board of directors and senior management groups. The firm delights in providing partner supervision, training and mentoring of young upcoming lawyers as well as providing competent lawyers for pro bono work. A part of the firm’s policy stands resolute in encouraging diversity. In addition, they have partnered with offices such as Office of Appellate Defender, the Legal Aide Society and the CJA Panel to ensure that clients who cannot afford proper representation are given no less of a representation before the courts.
Wachtwell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz have come a far way and will continue to take law and the practice thereof to new heights. Their representation and knowledge of laws are superb and every client is treated fairly, with dignity and the highest regard is given to their matter.
For more information on how to contact a lawyer for counsel, visit their website at www.wlrk.com or visit their office at:
Wachtwell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz
51 W 52nd St,
New York, NY 10019