Eight Schiff Hardin practice areas earned a National Tier 1 ranking on the 2017 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list

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Eight Schiff Hardin practice areas earned a National Tier 1 ranking on the 2017 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list

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Eight Schiff Hardin practice areas earned a National Tier 1 ranking on the 2017 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list. The firm also earned 30 Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings across its Ann Arbor, Chicago, Dallas, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. offices.

Since 2010, Best Lawyers and U.S. News & World Report partner to rank law firms in the United States. Firms included in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. The 2017 rankings saw the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record.

To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the United States. Each year, Schiff Hardin practice areas consistently earn top tier recognition on the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list.

A comprehensive list of Schiff Hardin's 2017 National and Metropolitan Tier 1 “Best Law Firms” rankings is as follows:

NATIONAL TIER 1

Appellate Practice

Construction Law

Energy Law

Franchise Law

Litigation – Construction

Litigation – Real Estate

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants

Trusts & Estates Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 1

Ann Arbor

Litigation – Antitrust

Litigation – Tax

Chicago

Appellate Practice

Banking and Finance Law

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Employment Law – Management

Energy Law

Environmental Law

Franchise Law

Insurance Law

Labor Law – Management

Litigation – Construction

Litigation – Environmental

Litigation – Labor & Employment

Litigation – Trusts & Estates

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants

Mutual Funds Law

Trusts & Estates Law

Dallas/Fort Worth

Equipment Finance Law

New York City

Construction Law

Elder Law

Litigation – Construction

Litigation – Trusts & Estates

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants

Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

San Francisco

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Real Estate

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Washington DC

Energy Law