SCM Included in the 2019 Best Lawyers® Rankings of the “Best Law Firms”

Nineteen SCM practice areas have been recognized across the state and ranked in the just-released 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® rankings of the “Best Law Firms” (a collaboration between Woodward White, Inc. and U.S. News & World Report). Of those 19 practice areas, 7 SCM practices were ranked metropolitan tier 1. In addition, the Land Use & Zoning Law practice area was recognized nationally.

The practice areas ranked metropolitan tier 1 include:
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Franchise Law
Land Use & Zoning Law
Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – Labor & Employment
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

Firms included in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

About Best Law Firms
The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, a collaboration between Woodward White, Inc. and U.S. News & World Report, are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking in a particular practice area and metro region, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice area and metro.