With a history of extensive legal experience, solid industry connections and leadership in both legal and industry organizations, Holland & Knight and our attorneys are frequently recognized by leading industry groups and publications.
U.S. News - Best Lawyers
Holland & Knight received national first-tier rankings in the 2018 U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" guide in 36 practice areas, in addition to 174 metropolitan first-tier rankings. The firm was also named "Law Firm of the Year" in both Admiralty & Maritime Law and Transportation Law (November 2017).
BTI Consulting Group
The BTI "Most Recommended Law Firms" 2017 report places Holland & Knight in an exclusive group of firms that have been recommended by corporate counsel, in an unprompted manner, for more than 15 years in a row for superior client service. The firm is also named to the 2017 BTI Client Service A-Team. In the 2018 BTI Litigation Outlook report, Holland & Knight ranked among the top five percent of all law firms in the United States based on feedback from legal decision-makers at the world's largest companies. The firm was also listed on BTI's Honor Roll of Most Feared Law Firms for 2018, and identified among those leading the litigation market in the areas of class actions and torts, IP litigation, complex commercial litigation and product liability litigation.
Chambers Latin America Guide
12 Holland & Knight business attorneys were ranked in the 2018 Chambers Latin America guide. The recognition spans the guide's Latin America, Colombia and Mexico sections (September 2017).
The Best Lawyers in America
339 lawyers representing more than 90 different practice areas were named Best Lawyers in America in the 2018 guide. Additionally, 22 Holland & Knight attorneys were named "Lawyer of the Year" in their respective areas (August 2017).
BTI Consulting Law Firms with the Best Associates
Holland & Knight is ranked among the top eight law firms for quality of its associates in the newly released "Law Firms with the Best Associates 2017" report by The BTI Consulting Group, Inc (August 2017).
The Best Workplaces in Central Florida
The Orlando Sentinel named Holland & Knight as one of the "Top 100 Companies" in the large employer category based on employee satisfaction and benefits (August 2017).
The Legal 500 United States
Holland & Knight's asset finance and leasing, aviation and air travel, and land use/zoning practices received nationwide top–tier rankings in the Legal 500 United States guide. The firm secured seven practice rankings and 27 individual lawyer recommendations (June 2017).
The Women in Law Empowerment Forum
Holland & Knight earned Gold Standard Certification from The Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF) for the seventh year in a row for its achievement in providing women attorneys with opportunities for financial success and positions at the highest level of firm leadership (June 2017).
Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business Guide
More than 145 Holland & Knight attorneys were named in the Chambers USA – America's Leading Lawyers for Business 2017 guide. The firm also received the national No. 1 ranking in Aviation Finance (May 2017).
Chambers Global - The World's Leading Lawyers for Business Guide
The 2017 Chambers Global – The World's Leading Lawyers for Business guide named Holland & Knight among the world's leading law firms in the areas of Aviation Finance, Shipping Finance, Shipping Litigation and International Private Client (March 2017).
Latin Lawyer 250
Holland & Knight is recommended as one of Latin America's leading law firms worldwide by the 2017 Latin Lawyer 250. The firm's Latin America Practice is noted for work in the U.S., Mexico, Colombia and across borders in the areas of Corporate/M&A, Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Arbitration, Litigation, and White Collar Crime and Compliance (March 2017).
ABA Military Pro Bono Project Outstanding Services Award
Holland & Knight was recognized by The Standing Committee on Legal Assistance for Military Personnel (LAMP) as a recipient of the ABA Military Pro Bono Project Outstanding Services Award for extraordinary pro bono services in 2016 through the ABA Military Pro Bono Project (February 2017).
Human Rights Campaign
Holland & Knight received a "perfect score" of 100 percent on The Human Rights Campaign's annual Corporate Equality Index for 2017, and was also recognized with a "perfect score" in the 2016 report. The report rates American workplaces on their commitment to LGBT equality and inclusion (December 2016).
Working Mother Magazine and Flex-Time Lawyers
Holland & Knight was recognized as one of the "2016 Best Law Firms for Women" for leading the industry in creating and using best practices in retaining and promoting women lawyers (July 2016).
National Journal
Holland & Knight received the 2015 National Journal Membership Innovation Award, which recognizes D.C.'s top creative individuals and organizations for their work in advancing the craft of government affairs. The firm was honored for its "innovation in decision-making" through its distinct process of identifying legislative champions on Capitol Hill by using Quorum Analytics to analyze voting records, co-sponsorships and statements (October 2015).
ABA's Health Law Section - Annual Top 10 Law Firms
Holland & Knight received top recognition in the American Bar Association's Health Law Section - Annual Top 10 Law Firms in the Northeast (2014) and Southeast (2015) rankings.