Chambers and Partners USA have issued their 2019 Guide to the Top Lawyers and Law Firms in the USA, and we are pleased to report that Savitt Bruce & Willey again has been highly rated, and that our partners David Bruce, James Savitt and Steve Willey have each been recognized by Chambers as leading practitioners.
About SBW, Chambers reports that the firm has “in-depth knowledge of the technology, software, education and financial services sectors”, is “[e]specially renowned for its adept representation of municipalities”, and “[o]ffers additional strength in class actions”. Chambers’ methodology includes direct communications with clients, one of whom said “I look at them as our SWAT team. They never say no and are my regular, go-to firm in emergencies. It’s first-rate advocacy in responsiveness, results and quality. They are exactly the kind of people you want representing you because they’re really good at winning on overall result and will never make you win the battle but lose the war.“
Of Dave Bruce, Chambers says “David Bruce handles a broad case load, enjoying a particularly fine reputation for his representation of public sector clients and managers in contractual disputes and employment claims. Sources relate that Bruce is a “bright, talented and organized” attorney.”
Of James Savitt, Chambers says “James Savitt handles complex civil disputes on behalf of a range of public and private companies, offering expertise in matters such as securities litigation, contracts disputes and banking litigation. Market sources name him a “fantastic” litigator and trial attorney, with one interviewee reporting that he “knows how to work with the judge to get a good result.””
Of Steve Willey, Chambers says “Stephen Willey handles a wide range of matters including intellectual property disputes, contract claims, securities litigation, and business torts. Sources call him “an exceptional lawyer,” and one client reports: “He was incredibly supportive, patient, sharp and attentive to details.”
Congratulations to the firm and our ranked partners.