Foley Receives 27 National Tier 1 Practice Rankings by 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers

01 November 2017 Media Contact: Jill Chanen News

Foley announced today that it received 27 national Tier 1 rankings and 113 metropolitan Tier 1 rankings in the 2018 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.”

The 2018 practice-area rankings are calculated using client feedback, Best Lawyers peer-review, the Law Firm Survey and the Law Firm Leaders Survey, which utilizes more than seven million evaluations of more than 54,000 individual leading lawyers collected by Best Lawyers. For a practice area to be eligible, a firm must have a lawyer from that practice listed in Best Lawyers “The Best Lawyers in America” 2017, which recognizes the top 4 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
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • 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
  • 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
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Derivatives and Futures Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Public Finance Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Detroit

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • 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
  • Municipal Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law

Los Angeles

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Health Care Law
  • Privacy and Data Security Law

Madison

  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Miami

  • Franchise Law

Milwaukee

  • Antitrust Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial 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
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation – Antitrust
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Non-Profit/Charities Law
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Project Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities/Capital Markets Law
  • Sports Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Orlando

  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Real Estate Law

Sacramento

  • Health Care Law

San Diego

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy

San Francisco

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Tallahassee

  • Insurance Law

Tampa

  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Leisure and Hospitality Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities/Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law

Washington, D.C.

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