With more than 1,000 lawyers in 19 offices across the United States and Asia, Perkins Coie LLP represents great companies across a wide range of industries and stages of growth—from startups to FORTUNE 500 corporations.

Perkins Coie is frequently recognized for its leadership in the legal profession:


  • Named Among Best Workplaces in Chicago by Great Place, 2017
  • Recognized as an Am Law 50 firm on The American Lawyer 100 list, 2017
  • Recognized as an Am Law Global 50 law firm, 2016
  • Ranked 16th largest law firm, by attorney headcount, in the U.S., according to Law360, 2017
  • Named one of FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” for 15 consecutive years, 2003 – 2017
  • Named one of FORTUNE magazine's "50 Best Workplaces for Parents," 2016
  • Featured on FORTUNE magazine’s “30 Best Workplaces for Consulting & Professional Services” list, 2017
  • 127 attorneys recognized, with 36 attorneys ranked Band 1, by Chambers USA, 2016
  • 252 attorneys listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, with 27 named “Lawyers of the Year,” 2017
  • Named a “Leader” among tech-savvy firms by BTI Brand Elite, 2016


  • Ranked Band 1 in 21 practices and ranked Band 1 National in Retail, Political Law and Transportation: Aviation Litigation by Chambers USA, 2016
  • Named “Law Firm of the Year” in Trademark Law by U.S. News – Best Lawyers, 2016
  • Named “Law Firm of the Year” in Timber Law by U.S. News – Best Lawyers, 2016
  • Ranked Tier 1 National: Antitrust Litigation; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization; Commercial Litigation; Corporate; Environmental Litigation; Energy; Information Technology Law; International Trade and Finance; Labor & Employment Litigation; Patent Litigation; Public Finance; Real Estate Law; Securities/Capital Markets; Technology; Trusts & Estates Law and Venture Capital by U.S. News - Best Lawyers, 2016
  • Named a “Litigation Powerhouse” by Law360, 2016
  • 17 lawyers named Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Named “The Go-To BigLaw Firm for Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs” by JD Journal, 2017
  • Named one of the “Top 4 Law Firms in Silicon Valley, According to Tech Entrepreneurs” by Inc. Magazine, 2016
  • Recommended for M&A: Middle Market (sub-$500m) by The Legal 500, 2016
  • Named one of the top 20 corporate law firms in the United States by NYSE Governance Services, 2015
  • Ranked #3 among “The Firms That Landed The Most Patent Suits Last Year“ by Lex Machina, 2017
  • Named a “Top Patent Appellate Firm” by Law360, 2017
  • Ranked 5th most-hired firm in the country for patent litigation defense and 6th most-hired firm for overall patent litigation by Corporate Counsel, 2016


  • Ranked #12 overall in the Vault “Best Law Firms for Diversity” listing. Additional rankings include: #9-Diversity for Individuals with Disabilities and LGBT Diversity; #14-Diversity for Minorities and Diversity for Women; #15-Diversity for Military Veterans, 2016
  • Earned top rating of 100 percent in the Corporate Equality Index by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2009 – 2016
  • Named among “100 Best Companies to Work For” by FORTUNE magazine, 2003 – 2016
  • Named among “100 Best Workplaces for Women” by FORTUNE magazine, 2015 – 2016
  • Recognized as one of the “Best Law Firms for Women” by Working Mother/Flex-Time Lawyers, 2008, 2009, 2011 – 2016
  • Ranked on the list of “50 Best Companies to Work for New Dads” by Fatherly.com, 2016
  • Ranked #51 on ALM Legal Intelligence 2016 Diversity Scorecard


  • Received the Idaho State Bar’s 6.1 Challenge Award in the Large Firm category for Pro Bono service, 2017
  • Received CAIR Coalition’s Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2016
  • Honored by Brooklyn Legal Services for excellence in pro bono work,  2016
  • Recognized with Innocence Project Northwest Pro Bono Award, 2016
  • Named to Public Interest Law Initiative’s Pro Bono Recognition Roster, 2015, 2016
  • Presented with Washington State Bar Association’s 2016 Apex Award for Pro Bono
  • Recognized by 3Arts as Award Partner, 2016
  • Presented Coalition to End Gender-Based Violence 2015 Take Action Award
  • Received Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project Award, 2015
  • Recognized with DC Appleseed 2015 Service Award
  • Received ABA Death Penalty Representation Project Exceptional Service Award, 2015
  • Presented with Arizona Center for Disability Law Disability Justice Award, 2015
  • Recognized with Kids In Need of Defense Allegiance Award, 2015
  • Received National Legal Aid and Defender Association 2015 Beacon of Justice Award