McGlinchey Stafford Receives National Recognition in 2016 U.S. News/Best Lawyers' "Best Law Firms"

Nov 05, 2015, 11:41 ET from McGlinchey Stafford

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- McGlinchey Stafford PLLC is pleased to announce new national and regional practice area rankings in the 2016 edition of U.S. News/Best Lawyers' "Best Law Firms."

McGlinchey Stafford received three National Tier 3 rankings in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Financial Services Regulation Law, and Litigation – Banking & Finance, recognizing the strength and work of the firm's Commercial Litigation and Consumer Financial Services teams.

McGlinchey Stafford received metropolitan tier rankings for 45 practice areas in Baton Rouge, Cleveland, Dallas/Fort Worth, Fort Lauderdale, Jackson, and New Orleans. The firm's 25 Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings include:

Baton Rouge 

New Orleans

Banking and Finance Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and 
     Reorganization Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and 
     Reorganization Law

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Elder Law

Corporate Law

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Litigation - Banking & Finance

Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Litigation - Tax

Litigation - Environmental

Litigation - Trusts & Estates

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Non-Profit/Charities Law

Patent Law

Non-Profit/Charities Law

Trademark Law

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Tax Law


Financial Services Regulation Law

Litigation - Banking & Finance


These city-specific rankings follow the release of The Best Lawyers in America® rankings in August, in which McGlinchey Stafford was the top-listed firm in Louisiana in the following areas: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and Litigation – Banking and Finance.

Published annually in a joint effort from U.S. News and Best Lawyers, this ranking is based on a rigorous evaluation process involving client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in specific areas of law, and a review of formal submissions from law firms that provided supplemental information. In-house legal departments and peer lawyers across the country evaluated firms based on their responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity, and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

McGlinchey Stafford is a full-service law firm providing innovative legal counsel to business clients nationwide. Guiding clients wherever business and law intersect, McGlinchey Stafford's 200 attorneys are based in 13 offices in Alabama, California, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, Ohio, Texas, and Washington, DC. To learn more about McGlinchey Stafford, visit


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