We are honored by the fact that the service we provide to our clients continuously receives commendation and praise. Our firm’s preeminence and the recognition that its attorneys receive at the local, state, and national level serve as a testament to the exceptional work and superior service that Vorys provides.
A Preeminent Firm
Vorys is a leader among law firms. Thanks to the excellence of its attorneys, in May 2020, BTI Consulting Group named Vorys one of only six “Midsize Powerhouse” firms nationally. Through its in-depth interviews of more than 340 companies in 17 industries, BTI says Vorys was recognized by clients as “bringing the same level of confidence and reliability as the big firms” and is known to “provide up-close counsel and trusted advice." Also:
- Vorys was recognized as one of America's Top Corporate Law Firms in 2019 (Forbes Magazine survey).
- Vorys was recognized as a “Leading Firm” in 13 practice areas by Chambers and Partners (Chambers USA 2020 and Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2019).
- Vorys was recognized by clients for delivering the best levels of client service and named a "Client Service A-Team" firm. (2020 BTI Consulting Client Service survey).
- Vorys represents 13 of the 25 Ohio-based Fortune 500 companies (based upon 2019 Fortune 500 list).
- Vorys represents more than half of the NRF’s Top 25 retailers and nearly one-third of the Top 100 (based on NRF’s Top 100 for 2020)
- Vorys provides legal services to 15 of the 20 largest companies in Central Ohio.
- Vorys has been identified by 23 Fortune 500 companies as a Go-To Law Firm. The firm was recognized by these clients in six practice areas: contracts litigation, intellectual property litigation, labor and employment law, labor litigation, patent prosecution and torts litigation. Vorys has been on this annual Corporate Counsel list for 12 consecutive years.
- Vorys was ranked a “Primary Firm” in the practice of corporate law and securities law in a survey of general counsel, in-house counsel, CEOs, and CFOs of Fortune 1000 Companies (2008 BTI Consulting Group’s Power Rankings survey).
- Vorys was named a Top Lead Legal Advisor by American Banker magazine (2007).
- Vorys was recognized by the general counsel, in-house counsel, CEOs, and CFOs of the Fortune 1000 businesses as one of the top 25 law firms nationally that provides legal services to the Industrial Manufacturing and Retail Trades industries (2006 BTI Consulting Group’s Power Rankings survey).
Many of our lawyers have been recognized as national leaders in their practice area. Vorys attorneys have been inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers, the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, the American College of Mortgage Attorneys, the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, the American College of Bankruptcy, and the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Additionally:
- The firm has 112 lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America List and 26 lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America "Ones to Watch" List (2021).
- Vorys has 18 Super Lawyers (2021) and 14 Super Lawyers Rising Stars (2021).
- Thirty-three Vorys attorneys were recognized as “Leading Lawyers” by Chambers and Partners - a legal industry publishing company that selects attorneys based upon the results of interviews with in-house counsel and private practitioners (2020).
The Vorys online seller enforcement team received the InnovAction Award by The College of Law Practice Management. The award recognizes firms for outstanding innovation in the delivery of legal services (2017).
- A Vorys partner was recently named among the “100 Most Influential Lawyers in America” and the “50 Most Influential Women In America” (June 2006 and May 2007 National Law Journal).
- Several Vorys attorneys have been recognized by the general counsel, in-house counsel, CEOs, and CFOs of the Fortune 1000 businesses as Client Service All-Stars for their unsurpassed excellence in serving clients (2006 & 2007 BTI Consulting Group’s Survey of Client Service Performance for Law Firms).