U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Names Broad and Cassel a 2016 Best Law Firm

We are pleased to announce that Broad and Cassel has been named to the 2016 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list, which recognizes the top law firms in the country for professional excellence.

Ranked firms are presented in tiers and listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Broad and Cassel received first-tier rankings for 11 practice areas in four of its offices across the state in the metropolitan rankings, including:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Of these first-tier metropolitan rankings, five were also ranked nationally, including:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Health Care Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation: Mergers & Acquisition
  • Real Estate Law

News of this recognition is just the latest in a series of national honors and announcements for Broad and Cassel. In August, the firm announced that 44 of the firm’s attorneys have been included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016 list. Most notably, six attorneys were named a “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective specialty areas. Only one attorney in each practice area in each region is named a “Lawyer of the Year,” and Broad and Cassel attorneys took home the designation in Health Care Law for three metro areas in the state. These recognitions are just the latest in a series that further position Broad and Cassel as a health care law powerhouse across the state and country. Additionally, the firm’s rapid growth continues across the state with the recent addition of nearly a dozen attorneys.

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 review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Best Lawyers peer-reviewed listings are now published in almost 70 countries around the world, and our presence has grown substantially in the international legal community. The 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2016) includes 55,041 attorneys in 140 practice areas, covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and inclusion in this year’s publication is based on more than 6.7 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. To view the list in its entirety, visit http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.

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