November 1, 2019
HunterMaclean was honored to be recognized with eleven first-tier rankings in the 2020 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.” The complete list of rankings is published on the U.S. News website.
Best Lawyers was first published in 1983 and is recognized as one of the oldest and most esteemed peer review guides in the legal profession worldwide. Thousands of firms nationwide are considered through a detailed evaluation process before U.S. News and Best Lawyers make selections for a first-tier “Best Law Firms” ranking.
HunterMaclean received first-tier rankings in the following practice areas:
- Admiralty & Maritime Law
- Commercial Litigation
- Corporate Law
- Health Care Law
- Insurance Law
- Litigation – Construction
- Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
- Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
- Railroad/Transportation Law
- Real Estate Law
- Trusts & Estates Law
HunterMaclean also received rankings in Bet-the Company Litigation, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants, and Tax Law. In addition to these rankings, twenty-five HunterMaclean attorneys were selected earlier this year for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020.
Best Lawyers is compiled based on extensive peer review evaluations from well-respected attorneys in similar practice areas, client and lawyer evaluations, and additional information included in the formal submission process. Reviews are based on several factors including expertise, integrity, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility, and the rate of referrals.