SAN DIEGO, April 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third year in a row, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) ranked Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP ("Robbins Geller") first in its SCAS Top 50 Report. As reported by ISS, the Firm recovered more than $2.7 billion for investors in 2016. Robbins Geller's notable recoveries in 2016 included Household International ($1.575 billion), Goldman Sachs MBS ($272 million) and HCA Holdings ($215 million).
"Our number one ranking, for the third consecutive year, is a direct result of the fact that many of the world's largest pension funds and retirement systems place their trust and confidence in Robbins Geller," said Robbins Geller partner Darren Robbins.
The SCAS Top 50 Report ranked the top 50 plaintiffs' law firms by the total dollar value of final class action settlements occurring in 2016 in which the law firm served as lead or co-lead counsel. Year after year, ISS has recognized Robbins Geller at the top of its rankings for recoveries obtained on behalf of shareholders.
Robbins Geller is widely recognized as the leading law firm advising and representing U.S. and international investors in securities litigation and portfolio monitoring. With 200 lawyers in 10 offices, Robbins Geller has obtained many of the largest securities class action recoveries in history. Robbins Geller attorneys have shaped the law in the areas of securities litigation and shareholder rights and have recovered tens of billions of dollars on behalf of the Firm's clients. Robbins Geller not only secures recoveries for defrauded investors, it also implements significant corporate governance reforms, helping to improve the financial markets for investors worldwide. Please visit rgrdlaw.com for more information.
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