The national Advertising, Marketing & Media practice of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, has been named a finalist for the Chambers USA 2012 Awards for Excellence. The awards honor outstanding law firms and lawyers across the United States, reflecting "both preeminence in key practice areas and achievements over the last 12 months." The awards are based on research conducted by Chambers & Partners for the upcoming 2012 edition of its publication Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Manatt is one of six finalists named on March 20. The awards ceremony will be held on June 7 in New York, NY.