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NOV. 12, 2019 – In recognition of the firm's success representing leading clients across the media, entertainment, and technology industries, Davis Wright Tremaine has been named 2020 Law Firm of the Year in both Media Law and Copyright Law by Best Lawyers and U.S. News.

The "Law Firm of the Year" designation is based on surveys of clients and peer lawyers, with only one firm receiving the honor in each practice area. This is the second time in four years that Davis Wright Tremaine has been recognized as the leader in both Media Law and Copyright Law in the same year.

Firmwide, Davis Wright Tremaine also achieved a National Tier 1 rating from Best Lawyers and U.S. News in the following practice areas:

  • Advertising
  • Appellate
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Communications
  • Copyright
  • Employment – Management
  • Energy
  • Entertainment – Motion Pictures and Television
  • Franchise
  • Health Care
  • Labor – Management
  • Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation – First Amendment
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Media
  • Trademark
  • Trusts & Estates

Overall, Best Lawyers and U.S. News ranked Davis Wright Tremaine as a national leader in 35 practice areas and as a regional leader in 127 practice areas across all eight of the firm's offices.

About Davis Wright Tremaine
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP is a national law firm with more than 550 lawyers representing clients based throughout the United States and around the world. For more information, visit The firm publishes regular updates on developments in media and copyright law at MediaLaw Monitor.