Foley Receives 163 First-Tier Rankings in 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers ‘Best Law Firms’ List

04 November 2021 News

Foley & Lardner LLP ranked as a national first-tier law firm in 29 practice areas in the 2022 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” guide. In addition, the firm achieved 134 metropolitan first-tier rankings across 15 of its U.S. offices.

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 and peer reviews from leading attorneys in their field. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of high-quality law practice and broad legal expertise. To be eligible for a national or metropolitan practice ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer from that practice listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 5 percent of practicing attorneys in the United States.

The complete list of Foley’s first-tier national and metropolitan rankings include:

National Tier 1

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Sports Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

Boston

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

Chicago

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Derivatives and Futures Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Public Finance Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Dallas

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • 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
  • Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Houston

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Jacksonville

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Los Angeles

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

Madison

  • Appellate Practice
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law

Miami

  • Franchise Law

Milwaukee

  • Antitrust Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • 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 - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Natural Resources 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
  • Construction Law
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Real Estate Law

San Diego

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Real Estate Law

Tallahassee

  • Insurance Law

Tampa

  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Leisure and Hospitality Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Biotechnology Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • FDA Law
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Patent Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Trusts & Estates Law

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