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.
In the 2021 edition of “Best Law Firms,” Jennings Strouss received a Tier 1 National Ranking for Energy Law, a Tier 2 National Ranking for Appellate Practice and Litigation – Real Estate, and Tier 3 National Rankings for Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, and Trademark Law. The firm also received multiple Metropolitan Rankings for 45 practice areas in Phoenix and Washington, D.C. Click here to see the full list.
“Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan-based practice areas. Firms included in the 2021 “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. 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.