June 2021: Cozen O’Connor recognized by The Legal Intelligencer's 2021 Professional Excellence Awards as Law Firm of the Year Finalist, having been named the Law Firm of the Year in 2020.
May 2021: Chambers USA, the leading annual guide to the top lawyers and law firms in the United States, ranked 82 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their respective fields in the guide’s 2021 edition; of those, 16 practice areas earn top recognition.
April 2021: Cozen O'Connor’s Intellectual Property Department recognized by World Trademark Review 1000. The publication described the department as a team that “takes a resolutely business-focused approach to resolving problems and is never afraid to take a position on important issues. “
March 2021: Howard Maycon, chair of the firm’s Subrogation & Recovery Group, West Region, selected as a 2021 California Lawyer Attorney of the Year (CLAY) by Daily Journal. The CLAY Awards acknowledge California lawyers “for achievements with a significant impact on public policy, the law, the profession, or a particular practice area.”
February 2021: Chambers Global recognizes Four Cozen O’Connor attorneys as worldwide leaders in their respective practices: Susan Eisenberg (Miami – Labor & Employment), Geoffrey Ferrer (New York – Transportation & Trade), Thomas Giotto (Pittsburgh – Labor and Employment), and Joseph Tilson (Chicago – Labor & Employment).
December 2020: Cannabis practice Recognized by Law360 as Practice Group of the Year.
November 2020: U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers recognized Cozen O’Connor as a “Best Law Firm” in 25 practice areas nationwide and 115 practice areas regionally.
November 2020: Cozen O'Connor named to the National Law Journal’s 2020 Appellate Hot List
November 2020: Cozen O’Connor was named Law Firm of the Year for 2020, by the Legal Intelligencer. The Legal Intelligencer highlighted the firm’s many legal victories as its reason for the honor, including our recent victory before the U.S. Supreme Court, closing $510 million sale of a longtime client, and our win in the Second Circuit on behalf of the 9/11 families.
November 2020: Cozen O’Connor’s White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice Named to Global Investigations Review’s 2020 GIR 100 List
September 2020: Cozen O'Connor ranked 81 in the AmLaw Global 100 rankings (based on profits per equity partner) and ranked 92 on the Global 100 Ranking (based on revenue)
September 2020: Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce its achievement of the Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certification status.
July 2020: Cozen O’Connor ranked 67th by The American Lawyer among all U.S. Law firms for its commitment to pro bono. The ranking is based on the number of pro bono hours and the high percentage of lawyers at Cozen O'Connor who engaged in pro bono work.