KPMG Tops National Law Journal "Best of Chicago" Reader Rankings In E-Discovery, Litigation And Forensic Services


The Third Annual National Law Journal 2015 "Best of Chicago" Reader Rankings found KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax, and advisory firm, the number one service provider in 15 categories for the firm's myriad forensic accounting, E-Discovery and litigation service offerings.

"Managing and mitigating the risks and cost of fraud, misconduct and litigation has never been more demanding. More than ever, organizations find themselves in an incredibly challenging environment as they must manage volumes of digital data, while contending with constantly changing and increasingly complex regulation," said Richard H. Girgenti, National and Americas Leader of Forensic Advisory Services for KPMG. "We are honored to be recognized as a leading provider of forensic advisory and E-Discovery services at a time when companies are in great need of such services."

KPMG's Forensic practice aids organizations in their efforts to achieve the highest level of integrity and to manage the cost and risk of litigation, investigations, and regulatory enforcement actions by assisting with the prevention, detection and response to fraud, waste, abuse and other forms of misconduct; the avoidance and resolution of disputes; and the collection, discovery and analysis of electronically stored information.

KPMG Rankings -- National Law Journal "Best of Chicago" 2015 Reader Rankings

Number One:

  • End-to-End eDiscovery Provider
  • Data & Technology Management eDiscovery Provider
  • Managed Document Review
  • Managed eDiscovery & Litigation Support
  • Digital Forensic Solution Provider
  • eDiscovery Mobile App
  • Litigation and Discovery Consulting Firm
  • Litigation Dispute Advisory Services Consultant
  • Global Risk & Investigations Consultant
  • Intellectual Property Litigation Consultant
  • Litigation Valuation Provider
  • Forensic Accounting Provider
  • Business Accounting Provider
  • Corporate Investigations Provider
  • Expert Witness Provider

KPMG has been consistently recognized by National Law Journal's readers for its preeminent forensic and litigation services. Last year, the firm was named the number one service provider in four categories of The National Law Journal 2014 "Best of Chicago" Reader Rankings for its suite of litigation and E-Discovery services offerings, and was among the top three in 12 additional categories.

About the "Best of Chicago" Reader Rankings

KPMG was selected as a result of votes casted by more than 1,400 National Law Journal readers and was among hundreds of businesses listed on the official ballot in 77 categories encompassing the areas of Technology, Research, Litigation Consulting, Accounting, Banking, Insurance, Financial Services, Litigation Support, Education, Law Firm Marketing & Communications, Alternative Dispute Resolution & Mediation, and Recruiting & Staffing.

From data technology products and banking services to law firm marketing and legal research, NLJ's "Best of Chicago" Reader Rankings showcase the firms who prevailed among their competitors in providing essential services in today's legal market.

Editor's note: KPMG LLP does not provide legal services.


KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm (, is the U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative ("KPMG International"). KPMG International's member firms have 162,000 professionals, including more than 9,000 partners, in 155 countries.

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