Skadden Named Among Elite Pro Bono Firms of 2010

Skadden was named as one of the 10 top Pro Bono Firms of 2010 by Law360 on December 9. The 10 finalists were chosen from more than 400 law firms nationwide. Law360 cited Skadden's fostering a "vibrant pro bono culture" among our attorneys and noted the firm's recent highlights, including obtaining a landmark $1.1 billion settlement from the California Department of Transportation on behalf of individuals with disabilities, and securing freedom from a wrongful conviction for one of the “Norfolk Four” sailors serving life sentences.