White & Case ranked first globally in The Deal's bankruptcy league table for 2011. The table ranks firms by number of active debtor, creditor and other cases. White & Case has ranked first in The Deal's year-end bankruptcy league tables for the past five years.
As of December 31, 2011, The Deal credited White & Case with 1,116 active cases worldwide, more than triple the number of its closest competitor.
In addition, The Deal ranked White & Case seventh by asset value through 2011 for US bankruptcy cases. Also in the United States, partner Thomas Lauria, the Firm's Global Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Practice Leader, was ranked second in individual cases (24 active matters) and second in individual asset volume (US$870.2 billion).