International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced that U.S. News – Best Lawyers® recognized 10 practice areas from Dorsey’s Anchorage office for inclusion in its “Best Law Firms” rankings for 2017. The practices recognized include tier 1 ranking in:
- Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Criminal Defense: General Practice
- Criminal Defense: White - Collar
- Litigation - Antitrust
- Litigation - Environmental
- Real Estate Law
The Anchorage office was also ranked in the following practice areas: Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants and Mergers & Acquisitions Law.
These 2017 rankings were among a total of 105 metropolitan rankings that Dorsey received for 12 of its U.S. offices. In addition to these metropolitan rankings, Dorsey received 2017 national rankings for 23 practice areas including national tier 1 rankings in: Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Employment Law - Management, Litigation - Antitrust, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation - Labor & Employment, Litigation - Patent, Securities/Capital Markets Law and Trademark Law.
Dorsey was also named U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2017 “Law Firm of the Year” in Trademark Law.
Firms included in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.