Foley Received 27 National Tier 1 Practice Rankings by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®

04 November 2014 Media Contact: Jill Chanen News

Foley announced today that it received 27 national Tier 1 rankings and 123 metropolitan Tier 1 rankings in the 2015 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

The 2015 practice area rankings are determined through a combination of client feedback, and a Law Firm Leaders Survey, which utilizes almost 5 million evaluations of more than 50,000 individual leading lawyers collected by Best Lawyers. To be eligible, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015, which recognizes the top four percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S.

Practice areas are classified and ranked in national and metropolitan categories established by U.S. News – Best Lawyers. Foley’s first-tier rankings include:

National Tier 1 Rankings 

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Derivatives and Futures Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Patent Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Sports Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings

Boston 

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Health Care Law

Chicago

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Derivatives and Futures Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Non-Profit / Charities Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Detroit

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Jacksonville

  • Banking and Finance Law 
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management 
  • Labor Law – Management 
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law

Los Angeles 

  • Health Care Law

Madison 

  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Communications Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Miami

  • Franchise Law

Milwaukee 

  • Antitrust Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • International Trade and Finance Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation – Antitrust
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Native American Law
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Non-Profit / Charities Law
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Project Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Sports Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

New York City 

  • Litigation – Securities
  • Trademark Law

Orlando

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Law

San Diego 

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property

San Francisco 

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Tallahassee 

  • Insurance Law

Tampa 

  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law

Washington, D.C. 

  • Biotechnology Law
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Patent Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

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