The national legal directory Chambers USA 2005-2006 lists the Charlotte-based Kennedy Covington law firm as tops in North Carolina in several categories.

Kennedy Covington said in a statement that it was recognized as the “top” among NC firms in corporate/mergers and acquisitions as well as banking and finance, real estate, bankruptcy and environmental law.

The directory is published by Chambers & Partners. Ratings are based on more than 10,000 phone interviews with attorneys and clients.

Kennedy Covington also has offices in Columbia, Raleigh, Research Triangle Park, and Rock Hill.

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