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U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Recognizes Butler Snow in “Best Law Firms” Rankings 2022®

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® has recognized Butler Snow in its recent release of “Best Law Firms” 2022®. The firm received seven national rankings, 85 metropolitan tier 1 rankings, 49 metropolitan tier 2 rankings and 23 metropolitan tier 3 rankings.

Firms included in the 2022 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving such ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer reviews from leading attorneys in their field and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking in a particular practice area and metropolitan region, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers® in that particular practice area and metropolitan region.

Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, professionalism and integrity.

Butler Snow received seven national rankings, including a tier 1 ranking in Public Finance Law, a tier 2 ranking in Corporate Law and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants and a tier 3 ranking in Commercial Litigation, Project Finance Law, Real Estate Law and Tax Law.

The firm’s full rankings, including the metropolitan rankings, were in the following locations and practice areas:

National Rankings

Tier 1:

  • Public Finance Law

Tier 2:

  • Corporate Law
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants

Tier 3:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Project Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Albuquerque

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Labor Law – Management

Atlanta

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Public Finance Law

Austin, Texas

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Government Relations Practice

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Baton Rouge, La.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Banking and Finance Law

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Family Law

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Real Estate Law

Birmingham, Ala.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Insurance Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
  • Public Finance Law

Boston

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Public Finance Law

Charleston, S.C.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Commercial Litigation

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation

Colorado

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Public Finance Law

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Construction Law
  • Gaming Law
  • Tax Law

Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Gulfport, Miss.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Jackson, Miss.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Economic Development Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Insurance
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Litigation – Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Antitrust Law
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Project Finance Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Transportation Law

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Energy Law
  • Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Natural Resources Law

Memphis, Tenn.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Montgomery, Ala.

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Commercial Litigation

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Insurance Law

Nashville, Tenn.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Communications Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – ERISA
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Commercial Finance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Economic Development Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Energy Law
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures & Television
  • Environmental Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Trademark Law

New Orleans

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

New York City

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Public Finance Law

Oxford/Tupelo, Miss.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Richmond, Va.

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Project Finance Law

Metropolitan Tier 3:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Wilmington, N.C.

Metropolitan Tier 1:

  • Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers

Metropolitan Tier 2:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Insurance
  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants