For the second consecutive year, Chambers USA has ranked Wilkinson Barker Knauer in the elite “Band 1” (first tier) of law firms in the Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite practice category.
Chambers quotes its sources as saying that the firm is “excellent and getting better,” and that it has “worked hard to offer a position across all communication law issues." One client said, "I'm informed at every critical step of the engagement, so I've never been left wondering what's going on." Managing partner Bryan Tramont, lauded for having “more energy than anyone I’ve ever worked with,” is said to have “taken the firm in a highly positive direction,” while partners Cheryl Tritt ("smart, responsive and experienced") and David Solomon (“known for his regulatory work and meticulous attention to detail”), were singled out for special mention as “Key Individuals.”
Since 1990, Chambers has published the world’s leading guides to the legal profession and has built a reputation for in-depth, objective research. With a team of 100 highly qualified full-time researchers, Chamber’s research methods include confidential, in-depth interviews with clients and attorneys, based upon submissions from legal practices. Law firms and individual lawyers are ranked in bands from 1-6, with 1 being the best. Rankings are calculated on a variety of qualities including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities clients deem valuable.
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