Schiff Ranked as “Law Firm of the Year” in Construction-Litigation and Earns 45 “Best Law Firms” Rankings

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Schiff Ranked as “Law Firm of the Year” in Construction-Litigation and Earns 45 “Best Law Firms” Rankings

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Schiff Hardin LLP announced today that the firm has received 45 top-tier rankings and national recognition for its premier practices in the 2020 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.” Additionally, Schiff has again been named “Law Firm of the Year” for its Litigation-Construction practice, a recognition awarded annually to only one law firm per practice area.

The firm earned National Tier 1 rankings in 13 practice areas, up from 10 in 2019, with Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Law being recognized as National Tier 1 for the first time. The firm also received 32 Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings — up from 30 last year — adding recognition for Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Corporate Law, and Mutual Funds Law across its Ann Arbor, Chicago, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C., offices.

Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” edition are recognized for professional excellence based on consistently positive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top four percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S.

Below is a comprehensive list of Schiff's 2020 National and Metropolitan Tier 1 “Best Law Firms” rankings:

 

NATIONAL TIER 1

Appellate Practice

Construction Law

Corporate Law

Energy Law

Franchise Law

Litigation - Construction

Litigation - Environmental

Litigation - Real Estate

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Mutual Funds Law

Real Estate Law

Trusts & Estates Law

 

METROPOLITAN TIER 1

Ann Arbor

Litigation - Tax

Chicago

Appellate Practice

Banking and Finance Law

Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Corporate 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

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Real Estate Law

Trusts & Estates Law

New York City

Construction Law

Elder Law

Litigation - Construction

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Real Estate Law

San Francisco

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Real Estate

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Washington, D.C.

Energy Law

Mutual Funds Law