The Legal 500 FAQs

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Here you’ll find the answers to our most frequently asked questions.

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  • Q. How does The Legal 500 do its research?

  • Q. How do you rank law firms?

  • Q. Can we use The Legal 500 logo in our marketing?

  • Q. Can we access previous years’ rankings?

  • Q. There are broken weblinks in the text

  • Q. The editorial text contains errors

  • Q. What if our specialist practice area is not listed in The Legal 500?

  • Q. We are not happy with our firm’s ranking. How are the rankings calculated?

  • Q. If we don’t provide a Law Firm Submission, will we still be in the rankings?

  • Q. Can we speak to an editorial researcher?

  • Q. How can we be part of The Legal 500?

  • Q. Does a practice (or firm) have to be a certain size before it can be editorially recommended?

  • Q. What is the difference between Editorial and Sales?

  • Q. We think we should be recommended. What do we do?