|By Marketwired .||
|April 29, 2014 06:03 PM EDT||
HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/14 -- Morgan Lewis is pleased to announce that it is ranked among the top 10 "Largest Houston-Area Energy Law Firms" by the Houston Business Journal, which recognizes law firms by the number of energy lawyers who spend at least 75% of their billable hours working on energy-related matters. Morgan Lewis also ranked in the top five in terms of greatest percentage of Houston lawyers working in the energy industry.
For a complete list of rankings from the Houston Business Journal's April 25 - May 1, 2014 issue, please view the following link.
Morgan Lewis's Energy Practice has been recognized with other notable honors in recent years. Most recently, David Asmus, leader of the firm's Energy Transactions Practice, was awarded the 2014 Who's Who Legal global "Energy Lawyer of the Year Award," an honor he had received for the fifth time since the awards began in 2005.
About Morgan Lewis's Energy Practice
Morgan Lewis has lawyers located in offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East who provide corporate, transactional, finance, regulatory, and litigation services to clients in every major sector of the energy industry -- from electric power to oil and gas, nuclear, and renewable energy. Our clients (among them public utilities, oil and gas companies, financial institutions, private equity firms, independent power producers and generators, project developers, and U.S. Department of Energy contractors) benefit from the practical guidance we tailor to suit each client's business objectives. Morgan Lewis has been recognized by Chambers USA, Chambers Global, The Legal 500, and International Who's Who Legal, which ranked the firm among those with the highest number of energy practitioners "who stand out worldwide." Law 360 honored Morgan Lewis in January 2012 with an Energy Practice of the Year award. Learn more about the firm's Energy Practice at http://www.morganlewis.com/energy.
About Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Founded in 1873, Morgan Lewis offers more than 1,600 legal professionals -- including lawyers, patent agents, benefits advisers, regulatory scientists, and other specialists -- in 25 offices across the United States, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm provides comprehensive litigation, corporate, transactional, regulatory, intellectual property, and labor and employment legal services to clients of all sizes -- from globally established industry leaders to just-conceived start-ups. For more information about Morgan Lewis or its practices, please visit us online at www.morganlewis.com.