NAPLES, Fla., Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Business law firm Cohen & Grigsby is pleased to announce its 2017 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings. Several practice areas have been recognized in both the metro and national designations. Law firms that are included in the rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process, including client and peer reviews.
The national first tier rankings will be published this month in a special Legal issue released by U.S. News & World Report. The metropolitan first tier rankings will be featured in the 2017 "Best Law Firms" General Counsel Publication. The rankings will also be published online at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/.
The following practice areas received Fort Myers metropolitan tier 1, 2 and 3 rankings:
- Commercial Litigation
- Corporate Law
- Litigation - Construction
- Litigation - Real Estate
- Litigation - Tax
- Real Estate Law
- Tax Law
- Trusts & Estates Law
These practice areas also received national tier 2 and 3 rankings:
- Corporate Law
- Litigation - Labor & Employment
- Litigation – Securities
- Public Finance Law
- Tax Law
The U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" rankings are based on an 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 practice area and metro.
The mission of "Best Law Firms" is to help guide referring lawyers and clients, including companies requiring legal advice and individuals seeking counsel on personal legal matters.
For more information about the rankings, visit http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/.
For more information about Cohen & Grigsby, please visit cohenlaw.com.
ABOUT COHEN & GRIGSBY
Since 1981, Cohen & Grigsby, P.C. and its attorneys have provided sound legal advice and solutions to clients that seek to maximize their potential in a constantly changing global marketplace. Comprised of more than 140 lawyers, Cohen & Grigsby maintains offices in Pittsburgh, PA and Naples, Fla. The firm's practice areas include Business Services, Labor & Employment, Immigration/International Business, Intellectual Property, Real Estate & Public Finance, Litigation, Employee Benefits and ERISA, Estates & Trusts, Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights, and Public Affairs. Cohen & Grigsby represents private and publicly held businesses, nonprofits, multinational corporations, individuals and emerging businesses across a full spectrum of industries. Our lawyers maintain an unwavering commitment to customer service that ensures a productive partnership. For more information, visit cohenlaw.com.
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