The Real Deal announced the law firms with the highest dollar volume of New York City commercial real estate transactions between May 2016 and April 2017. Katten received the second highest ranking for mortgage originations, with $5.19 billion closed in the twelve month period. Timothy Little, Katten's national Real Estate department head, was quoted in the article that accompanied the ranking. (Read "All Rise: These are the Law Firms That Wrangled the Big Bucks," October 2017)