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.
Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business Guide
A total of 143 Holland & Knight attorneys were named in the Chambers USA – America's Leading Lawyers for Business 2019 guide (April 2019).
Latin Lawyer 250
Holland & Knight is recommended as one of Latin America's leading law firms worldwide by the 2019 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 Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Arbitration, Litigation, White Collar Crime and Compliance, and Tax (March 2019).
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 2018 through the ABA Military Pro Bono Project. Holland & Knight is the only law firm to receive the award every year since its inception. In addition, 10 professionals were individually honored with the Outstanding Services Award for their extraordinary pro bono services" last year. (March 2019).
Chambers Global - The World's Leading Lawyers for Business Guide
The 2019 Chambers Global – The World's Leading Lawyers for Business guide named Holland & Knight among the world's leading firms in Global-wide – Aviation: Finance, Shipping: Finance, Shipping: Litigation and International Private Client; Latin America-wide – Banking & Finance and Corporate/M&A; Colombia – Corporate/M&A; Cuba – General Business Law; and USA – Banking & Finance (February 2019).
Holland & Knight's Hospitality, Resort and Timeshare Practice was named 2018 Practice Group of the Year by Law360. The publication recognized the practice groups of law firms whose significant litigation wins and considerable deals in 2018 resonated throughout the legal industry. This is the second year in a row that the firm's Hospitality Practice was named Practice Group of the Year by Law360. Holland & Knight's Native American Law group was also named Practice Group of the Year in 2017. (January 2019).
BTI Consulting Group
Named Holland & Knight in its 2019 Client Service A-Team report and ranked the firm among the most recommended law firms in the United States in its 2019 Litigation Outlook. In the 2018 BTI Most Recommended Law Firms report, Holland & Knight was placed in an exclusive group of firms that have been recommended by corporate counsel, in an unprompted manner, for superior client service for more than 16 consecutive years. (December 2018)
U.S. News - Best Lawyers
Holland & Knight received national first-tier rankings in the 2019 U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" guide in 35 practice areas, in addition to 195 metropolitan first-tier rankings. The firm was also named "Law Firm of the Year" in both Land Use & Zoning Law and Litigation – Construction (November 2018).
Mansfield Rule Certification
Holland & Knight was recognized as one of only 27 firms to earn the Mansfield Certified Plus 2018 designation where women and minority lawyers represent at least 30 percent of a significant number of firm leadership roles and committees.
The Best Lawyers in America
336 lawyers representing more than 90 different practice areas were named Best Lawyers in America in the 2019 guide. Additionally, 26 Holland & Knight attorneys were named "Lawyer of the Year" in their respective areas (August 2018).
Chambers Latin America Guide
14 Holland & Knight business attorneys were ranked in the 2019 Chambers Latin America guide. The recognition spans the guide's Latin America, Colombia and Mexico sections (August 2018).
The Women in Law Empowerment Forum
Holland & Knight earned Gold Standard Certification from The Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF) for the eighth 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 2018).
The Legal 500 United States
Holland & Knight was recognized as a Top-Tier Firm in Real Estate – Land use/zoning and secured seven practice rankings as well as 28 individual lawyer recommendations in the Legal 500 United States 2018 guide (June 2018).
Yale Law Women's Top 10 Female Friendly Law Firms
Holland & Knight has been named one of the top 10 female friendly law firms by Yale Law Women. In addition to its inclusion in the Top 10 list, Holland & Knight was honored as one of the firms at which women make up at least 50 percent of associates (April 2018).
Human Rights Campaign
Holland & Knight received a "perfect score" of 100 percent on The Human Rights Campaign's annual Corporate Equality Index for 2018, and was also recognized with a "perfect score" in both the 2017 and 2016 reports. The index report rates American workplaces on their commitment to LGBT equality and inclusion (December 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).
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 has received top recognition in the American Bar Association's Health Law Section - Annual Top 10 Law Firms in the Northeast and Southeast rankings.