(image) LOUISVILLE, Ky.—U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have released their 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings. Stites & Harbison, PLLC places among the top 50 law firms surveyed in regards to the total number of Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings. The firm’s overall results include 108 metropolitan rankings, from clients in Atlanta, Ga., Lexington and Louisville, Ky., Nashville, Tenn., and Washington, DC, metro areas. The firm’s three National Tier 1 rankings include: Litigation – Construction, Litigation – Real Estate, and Trademark Law.
Achieving a high ranking is a special distinction that signals a unique combination of excellence and breadth of experience.
“We are extremely pleased with Stites & Harbison’s placement in the ‘Best Law Firms’ rankings,” said Ken Sagan, chairman of Stites & Harbison. “These results would not have been possible without the support and confidence of our clients.”
Best Law Firms Statistics:
- Law firms were evaluated and ranked through a combination of hard data, peer reviews and client assessments.
- The 2015 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record.
- To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America.
- Rankings span 74 national and 120 metropolitan legal practice areas.
The national first-tier rankings will be featured in the second edition of the “Best Law Firms” Legal Issue; national and metropolitan first-tier rankings will be featured in the “Best Law Firms” General Counsel publication. The rankings are also available online.