Best Rankings

Law Firm of the Year

"Law Firm of the Year" designations are based on law firms' overall performance in a given practice area and represent a significant showing in the research process for the 2018 Edition of "Best Law Firms."
Practice Area
Law Firm
Admiralty & Maritime Law
Advertising Law
Antitrust Law
Appellate Practice
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Biotechnology Law
Communications Law
Construction Law
Copyright Law
Corporate Law
Derivatives and Futures Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Employment Law - Management
Energy Law
Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures & Television
Entertainment Law - Music
Environmental Law
Equipment Finance Law
Financial Services Regulation Law
Franchise Law
Health Care Law
Information Technology Law
Insurance Law
International Arbitration - Commercial
International Arbitration - Governmental
International Trade and Finance Law
Labor Law - Management
Land Use & Zoning Law
Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Banking & Finance
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - Construction
Litigation - Environmental
Litigation - ERISA
Litigation - First Amendment
Ballard Spahr
*Awarded to Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz, which has since merged with Ballard Spahr
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Labor & Employment
Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
Litigation - Patent
Litigation - Real Estate
Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Litigation - Securities
Litigation - Tax
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
Media Law
Ballard Spahr
*Awarded to Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz, which has since merged with Ballard Spahr
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Mining Law
Mutual Funds Law
Native American Law
Natural Resources Law
Oil & Gas Law
Patent Law
Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law
Project Finance Law
Public Finance Law
Railroad Law
Real Estate Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law
Securities Regulation
Securitization and Structured Finance Law
Sports Law
Tax Law
Technology Law
Trademark Law
Transportation Law
Trusts & Estates Law
Venture Capital Law