BALTIMORE, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. News - Best Lawyers has named Lebau & Neuworth, LLC among Maryland's Best Law Firms for 2013.
Lebau & Neuworth, LLC has more than 60 years of combined experience in championing the legal rights for employees and disabled individuals. Co-founders Stephen Lebau and Richard Neuworth only practice in the field of labor and employment law.
"I believe we are unique law firm due to our commitment to our individual clients. We only represent individuals, not companies or unions. We are available to our clients 24/7 and have the resources to fight for justice against the largest and most sophisticated companies," says Stephen Lebau. "We are leaders and advocates for employee rights and justice in the workplace," adds Lebau.
Lebau notes that the firm represents senior executives to low-wage workers, often in significant and complex employment litigation. He states that "just this year alone we have litigated two class actions and several large overtime cases on behalf of hundreds of employees and obtained six-figure monetary results."
Lebau & Neuworth, LLC has achieved top rankings in directories that rate lawyers, including U.S. News & World Report. In addition, the firm garnered a 10.0 ranking on Avvo, a lawyer rating system that ranks 90% of all lawyers in the U.S., and top honors from Super Lawyers, a comprehensive list of lawyers that have attained high peer recognition, met ethical standards, and demonstrated achievement in their field.
In its annual survey, U.S. News teamed with Best Lawyers, the leading survey of lawyers worldwide, to rank more than 10,000 firms in 118 practice areas in 170 metropolitan areas and 8 states.
The rankings 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. This list is published annually on the U.S. News website. For the complete list, visit http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/
Lebau & Neuworth, LLC
606 Baltimore Avenue, Suite 201
Baltimore, Maryland 21204
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