PLC's 2008 'North American Law Firm of the Year'

PLC (Practical Law Company), an international directory of law firms, has named Skadden its 2008 "North American Law Firm of the Year." As PLC reported: Skadden "edged ahead of its rivals to triumph in this category for the second consecutive year." The publication quoted in-house counsel who said, "It really is the best firm" and "Their lawyers are smart, responsive and deliver excellent work product under time pressure." In-house counsel at 6,000 companies participated in the survey.