Jennings Strouss Ranked in 2015 “Best Law Firms” List

11.7.14






PHOENIX, Ariz. (November 4, 2014) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC, a leading Phoenix-based law firm, has been ranked in the 2015 "Best Law Firms" list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®. The firm received a Tier 1 national ranking for Energy Law, along with Phoenix and Washington, DC metropolitan rankings for 33 additional practice areas.

Firms included in the 2015 "Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

The 2015 Edition of "Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 74 national practice areas and 120 metropolitan-based practice areas.

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, for the fifth consecutive year, 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. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: 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.

This year, in addition to the Tier 1 national ranking for Energy Law, Jennings Strouss was included in the metropolitan rankings for the following areas:

METROPOLITAN TIER 1

Phoenix

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Energy Law
  • International Trade and Finance Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

 

Washington DC

  • Energy Law

 

METROPOLITAN TIER 2

Phoenix

  • Arbitration
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Health Care Law
  • International Arbitration - Commercial
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law

 

METROPOLITAN TIER 3

Phoenix

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Public Finance Law

 

About “Best Law Firms”
The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 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. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty.

About U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report is a multimedia publisher of news, consumer advice, rankings and analysis. Focusing on Education, Health, Personal Finance, Travel, Cars and News & Opinion, www.usnews.com has earned a reputation as the leading provider of consumer advice and analysis that helps its readers make informed life decisions. U.S. News & World Report's signature franchise includes its "Best" series of consumer advice guides and publications that include rankings of colleges, hospitals, mutual funds, cars and more.

About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC
Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC, has been providing legal counsel for over 70 years through its offices in Phoenix, Peoria, and Yuma, Arizona; and Washington, D.C. The firm's primary areas of practice include agribusiness; bankruptcy, reorganization and creditors’ rights; construction; corporate and securities; employee benefits and pensions; energy; family law and domestic relations; health care; intellectual property; labor and employment; legal ethics; litigation; professional liability defense; real estate; surety and fidelity; tax; and trust and estates. For additional information please visit www.jsslaw.com and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

The firm’s affiliate, B3 Strategies, assists clients with lobbying and public policy strategy at the local, state, and federal levels. For more information please visit www.b3strategies.com.

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Contact:  Dawn O. Anderson  |  danderson@jsslaw.com|  602.495.2806