Akerman ranked no. 1 among the top 10 law firms representing Fortune 1000 companies in the financial services and insurance sectors, according to the 2018 Who Represents America’s Biggest Companies list by Corporate Counsel affiliate ALM Legal Intelligence. The firm was also noted by Corporate Counsel for its growth in Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles and New York to further meet the needs of its clients nationwide. The distinct recognition reflects the firm’s core strengths in financial services and insurance transactions and disputes across the United States and Latin America. The annual list is based on federal court filings and a survey among Fortune 1000 companies to determine the most used law firms representing them.