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U.S. News/Best Lawyers Recognizes Butler Snow in Best Law Firms Rankings for 2015

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2015® has released information that Butler Snow has received 61 tier-one rankings.

Firms included in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

“I am proud of Butler Snow’s ranking in this U.S. News publication,” said Donald Clark Jr., Chairman, Butler Snow. “We have a strong commitment to client service throughout the firm, and we are honored to be recognized by our clients and peers as leaders in so many practice areas.”

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record.  Over 12,000 attorneys provided over 330,000 law firm assessments, and almost 7,000 clients provided close to 20,000 evaluations.  In addition, to provide personal insight, a new Law Firm Leaders Survey was implemented in the decision-making process.

Butler Snow’s Tier-One Rankings by metropolitan area are:

Birmingham

Commercial Litigation

Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Tax Law

Colorado

Tax Law

Gulfport, Mississippi

Banking and Finance Law

Insurance Law

Litigation – Banking & Finance

Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Real Estate Law

Jackson (Ridgeland), Mississippi

Appellate Practice

Banking and Finance Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/ Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

Commercial Litigation

Corporate Law

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Employment Law – Management

Environmental Law

Financial Services Regulation Law

Government Relations Practice

Labor Law – Management

Litigation – Antitrust

Litigation – Banking & Finance

Litigation – Construction

Litigation – First Amendment

Litigation – Labor & Employment

Litigation – Tax

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants

Public Finance Law

Real Estate Law

Tax Law

Trusts & Estates Law

Memphis, Tennessee

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/ Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Commercial Litigation

Corporate Law

Employment Law – Management

Health Care Law

Labor Law – Management

Labor Law – Union

Litigation – Banking & Finance

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Real Estate Law

Nashville, Tennessee

Administrative/Regulatory Law

Employment Law – Management

Financial Services Regulation Law

Government Relations Practice

Insurance Law

Litigation – Bankruptcy

Litigation – Labor and Employment

Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Real Estate Law

New York

Products Liability Litigation – Defendants 

Tupelo (Oxford), Mississippi

Products Liability – Defendants

The 2015 “Best Law Firms” list of Tier 1 rankings will be featured in the “Best Law Firms” standalone publication and distributed later this month.

Best Lawyers® is one of the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world.  For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers® has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties.  Best Lawyers® lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe.