ST. LOUIS – An annual ranking of the best law firms has netted St. Louis-based Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale national honors in construction litigation and franchise law.
The firm was honored in the 2014 Best Law Firms list by US News & World Report and Best Lawyers.
In addition to national recognition, Greensfelder also earned a top ranking in the St. Louis market in 14 practice areas.
The firm’s Chicago office earned a top ranking for franchise law in that city. The “Best Law Firms” will be featured in a November issue of US News and World Report. The complete list of “Best Law Firms” can be found at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.
Greensfelder achieved a tier one ranking nationally for construction litigation and franchise law. It also achieved a tier one ranking in the St. Louis market in 14 practices areas spanning the firm’s corporate, health care, labor & employment, construction, litigation, franchise, real estate, tax, and media and communication law practices.
The 2014 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 firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top four percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. More than 12,000 attorneys provided over 330,000 law firm assessments, and almost 7,000 clients provided close to 20,000 evaluations. In addition, to provide personal insight, a new law firm leaders survey was implemented in the decision-making process.